Colin's Sandwich. Colin Watkins (Mel Smith). Copyright: BBC.

Colin's Sandwich

BBC Two sitcom. 12 episodes (2 series), 1988 - 1990. Stars Mel Smith, Louisa Rix, Mike Grady, Tony Haase, Lee Cornes, Andrew Robertson, Kim Clifford and others.

Video Clips

Colin's Sandwich DVD Trailer

Trailer for the complete Colin's Sandwich DVD set, starring Mel Smith.

Featuring: Mel Smith (Colin Watkins).

Radio Interview

Colin is asked to do a radio phone-in by his boss Travers to get some positive publicity for British Rail. But it turns out nobody wants to listen to Colin's answers to their query's, they just want to have a good old grumble. Not unexpectedly, Colin lets one caller have it with both barrels.

From Series 2, Episode 4. Featuring: Mel Smith (Colin Watkins), Andrew Robertson (Travers), Raymond Mason (Angry Caller), Roy North (Radio Presenter).

Best Man Speech

Colin's the best man at Trevor's wedding, but the speech dies a death which leads him to generally abuse the guests.

From Series 2, Episode 2. Featuring: Mel Smith (Colin Watkins), Tony Haase (Trevor).

French restaurant Scene

Colin and Jen are at a restaurant and Colin loses it when he finds the language ties him up in knots. As does his choice of meal.

From Series 2, Episode 6. Featuring: Mel Smith (Colin Watkins), Louisa Rix (Jenny Anderson), Andre Maranne (Frenchman), Philippe Giraudeau (French Waiter).