French And Saunders. Image shows from L to R: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders.

French And Saunders

BBC One and BBC Two sketch show starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. 48 episodes (6 series), 1987 - 2017. Stars Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders.

Series 1, Episode 1 is repeated on Gold today at 1:20am.

French And Saunders. Image shows from L to R: Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French. Copyright: BBC.

French And Saunders

Long-running popular sketch show starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1987 - 2017
Channels
BBC One, BBC Two
Episodes
48   (6 series), plus 3 highlights and Comic Relief specials
Starring
Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders
Writers
Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders

Observations on British life, popular culture parodies, musings and more are all under the spotlight of comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders.

From spoofs of the biggest films to pop song pastiches, offbeat rants and their own unique take on every-day life, each episode is packed full of sketches to deliver laugh after laugh.

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • French & Saunders (Other official name)
  • 300 Years Of French And Saunders (Other official name)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 9th March 1987 on BBC Two at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 25th December 2017 on BBC One at 10:35pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 1 Episode 1: Today at 1:20am on Gold
  2. Series 1 Episode 2: Today at 10:20pm on Gold
  3. Series 1 Episode 2: Tomorrow at 1:15am on Gold
  4. Series 1 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 10:20pm on Gold
  5. Series 1 Episode 3: Thursday at 1am on Gold
  6. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday at 10:20pm on Gold
  7. Series 1 Episode 4: Friday at 1am on Gold
  8. Series 1 Episode 5: Friday at 10:20pm on Gold
  9. Series 1 Episode 5: Saturday at 1am on Gold
  10. Series 1 Episode 5: Saturday at 9:20pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Series 1 Episode 6: Monday at 10:20pm on Gold
  12. Series 1 Episode 6: Tuesday 16th March at 1am on Gold
  13. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday 16th March at 10:30pm on Gold
  14. Series 2 Episode 1: Wednesday 17th March at 1:10am on Gold
  15. Series 2 Episode 2: Wednesday 17th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  16. Series 2 Episode 2: Thursday 18th March at 1am on Gold
  17. Series 2 Episode 3: Thursday 18th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  18. Series 2 Episode 3: Friday 19th March at 1am on Gold
  19. Series 2 Episode 4: Friday 19th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  20. Series 2 Episode 4: Saturday 20th March at 1:40am on Gold
  21. Series 2 Episode 5: Monday 22nd March at 10:20pm on Gold
  22. Series 2 Episode 5: Tuesday 23rd March at 1am on Gold
  23. Series 2 Episode 6: Tuesday 23rd March at 10:20pm on Gold
  24. Series 2 Episode 6: Wednesday 24th March at 1am on Gold
  25. Series 3 Episode 1: Wednesday 24th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  26. Series 3 Episode 1: Thursday 25th March at 1am on Gold
  27. Series 3 Episode 2: Thursday 25th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  28. Series 3 Episode 2: Friday 26th March at 1am on Gold
  29. Series 3 Episode 3: Friday 26th March at 10:20pm on Gold
  30. Series 3 Episode 3: Saturday 27th March at 1am on Gold

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