Come Fly With Me. Image shows from L to R: David Walliams, Matt Lucas.

Come Fly With Me

BBC One sketch show / sitcom about airports. 7 episodes (1 series), 2010 - 2011. Stars Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Sally Rogers and Lindsay Duncan.

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No good comedy will survive the progressive purge

Comedy is cancelled. Or rather, comedy that doesn't "reflect the times" is cancelled, which in practice is the same thing. According to the BBC, Little Britain will no longer be available on iPlayer because "times have changed". Netflix has followed suit, adding Matt Lucas and David Walliams' other recent hit, Come Fly with Me, as well as The League Of Gentlemen to the banned list for good measure.

Tim Dawson, The Telegraph, 11th June 2020

The Come Fly With Me controversy

In 2010, Matt Lucas and David Walliams followed up Little Britain with an even more colourful comedy. They've been apologising ever since.

Tom Fordy, The Telegraph, 21st February 2020

Matt Lucas and David Walliams consider TV reunion

David Walliams has revealed that he and Matt Lucas are considering working together on another TV series.

British Comedy Guide, 22nd November 2019

Gallery: 20 politically incorrect 'modern' comedies

Here are 20 recent comedies that wouldn't have been green-lit today.

Ed Power, The Telegraph, 17th October 2017

Matt Lucas doesn't want second Come Fly With Me

David Walliams said: "We've been taking a break, doing different things. Matt Lucas didn't want to do any more Come Fly With Me. He wanted to do his own thing. I was disappointed. I was hoping to do more because when you've started something like that, one series never seems enough."

Clemmie Moodie, The Mirror, 3rd January 2013

Come Fly With Me is up for four RTS nominations

BBC One comedy Come Fly With Me, which is written by David Walliams and Matt Lucas, leads this year's Royal Television Society awards shortlist.

BBC News, 2nd November 2011

Come Fly With Me 'too offensive' for regional Australia

Residents of regional Australia have been deemed too sensitive to cope with Come Fly With Me, the latest comedy series by Little Britain's David Walliams and Matt Lucas.

Bonnie Malkin, The Telegraph, 16th May 2011

Second series of Come Fly With Me delayed

Airport spoof Come Fly With Me's second series has hit a delay - because Matt Lucas is too busy.

Lucy Connolly, The Sun, 8th March 2011

David Walliams addresses Come Fly With Me racism row

When David Walliams and Matt Lucas launched their last TV show 'Come Fly With Me', they found themselves in the midst of a controversial racism row, so what did David Walliams make of it all? The star told The Sun's "Buzz" magazine.

Lisa McGarry, Unreality TV, 4th March 2011