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

French And Saunders

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1987 - 2017
  • 49 episodes (6 series)

Long-running popular sketch show starring Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Also features Betty Marsden, Simon Brint, Rowland Rivron, The Hot Hoofers, Kirsty MacColl and more.

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Series 4, Episode 1

The offbeat sketch show returns, offering a comic view of the world as seen by Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It includes parodies of movie hits such as Misery, as well as TV series and rock stars. And there's more from old favourites, the Fat Men.

Broadcast details

Thursday 18th February 1993
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Dawn French Various
Jennifer Saunders Various
Simon Brint (as Raw Sex) Self
Rowland Rivron (as Raw Sex) Self
Guest cast
Joanna Bowen Ensemble Actor
Sidney Cole Ensemble Actor
Lisa Coleman Ensemble Actor
Greg Cruttwell Ensemble Actor
Beverley Hills Ensemble Actor
Carla Mendonca (as Carla Mendonça) Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Dawn French Writer
Jennifer Saunders Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
Jon Plowman Producer
Rob Poole Editor
Chris Wadsworth Editor
Ken Starkey Production Designer
Sarah Burns Costume Designer
Sharon Lewis Costume Designer
John Daly Director of Photography
Jan Sewell Make-up Designer
Sallie Jaye Make-up Designer
Norma Hill Make-up Designer
Mike Manning Lighting Designer
Simon Brint Composer
Andrew Smee Graphics
Alan Horne Lighting Designer

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