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The British Comedy Awards

The British Comedy Awards

  • TV factual
  • ITV / Channel 4
  • 1990 - 2014
  • 25 episodes

Britain's premier comedy awards for almost 25 years, honouring the very best in the business. Features Jonathan Ross.

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British Comedy Awards 1992

In 1992 One Foot In The Grave was the most successful show of the year, and Julian Clary caused uproar.


Best New TV comedy: Bottom

Best TV Comedy Actor: David Jason (The Darling Buds Of May)

Best TV Comedy Actress: Stephanie Cole (Waiting For God)

Best TV Comedy Newcomer: Alan Cumming (Bernard And The Genie)

Top TV Comedy Personality: Paul Merton

Top Variety Performer: Les Dawson

Best Sitcom: One Foot In The Grave

Best ITV Comedy: Men Behaving Badly

Best BBC Sitcom: One Foot In The Grave

Best C4 Sitcom: Desmond's

Best TV Comedy Drama: Murder Most Horrid

Best C4 personality: Chris Evans

Best Comedy Film: Hear My Song

Top Comedy Club Performer: Jo Brand

WGGB Award For Top Comedy Writer: David Renwick

Lifetime Achievement: Eric Sykes

Broadcast details

Saturday 5th December 1992
120 minutes

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