BCG Comedy Crossword #4

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KM378

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:30pm
  • London, England
  • 5,615 posts

I gone done another.

As before, all answers are related to comedy. Names of shows, people, concepts, etc. I don't think this is as tricky as the last. Nothing *too* obscure.

Apologies in advance for any mistakes.

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ACROSS

2 DVDs have them, full of celebrity cameos. (6)
4 Wedding dress features sketch show. (3, 5)
7 Periodical. Urethral sphincter? (6, 3)
14 Cocaine burn leads to American casualty, a vitriolic critic. (7, 7)
15 A "D" actor moonlighting in Viz? (4, 5)
17 Celebrities, Conservatives, celebrity impressions. (4, 7)
18 Article on Torville & Dean at home? It was a mockumentary. (3, 6)
19 Half a duo sounds like a floating testicle. (5, 4)
20 Chasing Hoover? Scales plays a part. (5, 5)

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1 Terminal stiffy jokes around on the piano. (8, 4)
2 Light my fire? Cash only in a public house. (5, 5)
3 Ladyboy gas – the only remotely funny thing on ITV1 at the moment. (2, 4)
4 Masked performance. Someone browsing in an archery store? (2, 7)
5 Judging staged comedy tort claims is corrupt. (6, 6)
6 War leader comes from odd rectangle helmet. (7, 8)
8 Crabs bitten horribly by Scottish alcoholic. (3, 1, 7)
9 Fat chick confused by dark tan. (4, 5)
10 Young stand-up to masturbate at the heart of government. (4, 9)
11 Drink with Bono's ex and the last of producers results in C4 comedy drama. (8)
12 Stone root had a breakdown. (6, 6)
13 Radio monologues are anything but gospel. (3, 3, 4)
16 Awful jerk on telephone. Awful jerk on face. (10)

SPOILERS will ensue in the thread.

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Badge

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:34pm [Edited]
  • London, England
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2 across = EXTRAS

19 across = BOBBY BALL :D

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Marc P

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:34pm
  • England
  • 17,698 posts

Is 2 across COTTER?

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Badge

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:41pm
  • London, England
  • 9,490 posts

20 across = AFTER HENRY

3 down - TV BURP

7 across = PRIVATE EYE

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KM378

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:42pm
  • London, England
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Quote: Badge @ December 5 2009, 1:34 PM GMT

2 across = EXTRAS

19 across = BOBBY BALL :D

Both correct.

Quote: Badge @ December 5 2009, 1:41 PM GMT

20 across = AFTER HENRY

3 down - TV BURP

7 across = PRIVATE EYE

All correct.

Quote: Steve Sunshine @ December 5 2009, 1:34 PM GMT

4 across - Big Train?

Correct.

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Kenneth

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:49pm
  • Australia
  • 5,208 posts

8 down: Rab C Nesbitt

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KM378

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:50pm
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Quote: Kenneth @ December 5 2009, 1:49 PM GMT

8 down: Rab C Nesbitt

Yup.

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Steve Sunshine

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 6:56pm
  • Dagenham, England
  • 14,519 posts

14 Across Charlie Brooker

17 Across Star Stories.

18 Across The Office.

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KM378

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 7:00pm
  • London, England
  • 5,615 posts
Quote: Steve Sunshine @ December 5 2009, 1:56 PM GMT

14 Across Charlie Brooker

17 Across Star Stories.

18 Across The Office.

Yes, yes and yes.

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Badge

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 7:06pm
  • London, England
  • 9,490 posts

1 down = VICTORIA WOOD

2 down = EARLY DOORS

5 down = SITCOM TRIALS

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KM378

  • Saturday 5th December 2009, 7:10pm
  • London, England
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Quote: Badge @ December 5 2009, 2:06 PM GMT

1 down = VICTORIA WOOD

2 down = EARLY DOORS

5 down = SITCOM TRIALS

All correctamundo.

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Aaron

  • Sunday 6th December 2009, 12:54am
  • Royal Berkshire, England
  • 68,287 posts

So what's left?

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Steve Sunshine

  • Sunday 6th December 2009, 4:25am
  • Dagenham, England
  • 14,519 posts

15 Across - Jack Black

4 Down - Bo Selecta

10 Down - Jack Whitehall

I think that leaves the following:

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6 War leader comes from odd rectangle helmet. (7, 8)
9 Fat chick confused by dark tan. (4, 5)
11 Drink with Bono's ex and the last of producers results in C4 comedy drama. (8)
12 Stone root had a breakdown. (6, 6)
13 Radio monologues are anything but gospel. (3, 3, 4)
16 Awful jerk on telephone. Awful jerk on face. (10)

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KM378

  • Sunday 6th December 2009, 4:44am
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Quote: Steve Sunshine @ December 5 2009, 11:25 PM GMT

15 Across - Jack Black

4 Down - Bo Selecta

10 Down - Jack Whitehall

Those are all right.