The comedian and actor Rik Mayall has died, aged 56. His manager confirmed the news earlier today, telling BBC News: “We are deeply saddened to announce the death of Rik Mayall, who passed away this morning.
At the end of the day, it’s all about family … like it or not. These family comedies may give you a new appreciation for your own!
Whether you’ve heard of, or even seen, all five of the shows in this list before, you have to admit some British comedies are more demanding than others. This can often be to their benefit (who would have thought a stuffy comedy …
Young American nerds in the ’70s and ’80s always had brain-boners for British comedy. The imports we got were drier and more academic in nature than what American TV provided in those days.