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Wonderland - Australian gem of comedy

Wonderland - Australian gem of comedy

Fictional Nation Building Authority is responsible for coordinating all the major infrastructure investment in Australia and preparing studies on which of those investments have any chance to be useful. Of course this is just theory, not far from reality, unless the government will actually get invo...



Miranda - British sitcom

Miranda - British sitcom

Among the productions in which she took parts are Hyperdrive (sci fi sitcom, where she played officer on a spaceship), Not Going Out (sitcom in which she played supporting part of cleaner), Monday Monday (comedy-drama), Vicar of Dibley (sitcom, guest appearance), Nighty Night (sitcom), Smack the Pon...



NewsRadio the ill-fated American sitcom

NewsRadio the ill-fated American sitcom

On first glance NewsRadio was just another sitcom, but in fact it was in a way similiar to British projects. No, not when it comes to kind of humor used, not in the characters (that were rather typical for American sitcoms), not for the jokes (that also were typical for American productions). So ...



The Job Lot British sitcom

The Job Lot British sitcom

The job centers has very negative image in every country - people associate them with sadness, frustration, being desperate, bureaucracy, heartless clerks, etc. But writing team Claire Downes, Stuart Lane and Ian Jarvis tried to create a sitcom that shows the other side of the counter - not the unem...



Drew Carey Show American sitcom 1995-2004

Drew Carey Show American sitcom 1995-2004

The Drew Carey Show started in the American "golden era" for sitcoms - in the middle of 1990s, where such titles as Friends, Seinfeld, Frasier or even Caroline in the City had average of between 15 and 30 millions of viewers per episode. This series was creation of Drew Carey, who also played the ma...



Lab Rats 2008 British sitcom

Lab Rats 2008 British sitcom

Lab Rats, written by Chris Addison, known mostly from The Thick of It and his stand-up comedy, and Carl Cooper was rather unusual sitcom, especially in 2008. The idea was devised from previous cooperation of Addison and Cooper, two radio shows pretending to be lectures - one called Ape That Got Luck...



Steptoe & Son British Sitcom

Steptoe & Son British Sitcom

A lot of British series actually are talking about total losers, the underdogs struggling to survive just another week and find money to pay the rent. There are very few examples of such characters in American sitcoms (Roseanne, Grace Under Fire, Married with Children), usually the main characters i...



Alternatywy 4 Polish comedy series

Alternatywy 4 Polish comedy series

The main point is quite easy to understand - in 4 Alternative Street Bareja showed the communist society using the residents of newly built building. We have here all kinds of people - an inventor, professor of the law, building worker, doctor, teacher, politician, artist, shady character that broke...



Room Service 1979 British sitcom

Room Service 1979 British sitcom

Not many people recall 1979 sitcom Room Service created by Jimmy Perry, mostly because comparing to his other works, it was from completely different galaxy. While Perry was working with David Croft the strong point of their productions were always great characters and wonderful writing, but with Ro...



Not Going Out British sitcom

Not Going Out British sitcom

Comedian Lee Mack plays pretty much himself in a comedy series that is based in London and tells the stories from life of a man without any ambition or any point in life - he lives from day to day in a flat together with attractive woman (first American, later British one). Sounds not much diffe...



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Wonderland - Australian gem of comedy
Miranda - British sitcom
NewsRadio the ill-fated American sitcom
The Job Lot British sitcom
Drew Carey Show American sitcom 1995-2004



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