An interweaving narrative chronicling the antics of such diverse characters as: a transsexual taxi driver, a family obsessed with hygiene and toads, a fiery reverend, a carnival owner who kidnaps women into marriage, and a xenophobic couple who run a local shop for local people.
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 Various / ... (19 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Tubbs Tattsyrup / ... (18 episodes, 1999-2002)
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 Edward Tattsyrup / ... (18 episodes, 1999-2002)
Jeremy Dyson ...
 Various Characters / ... (11 episodes, 1999-2002)
Paul Hays-Marshall ...
 Barbara Dixon (9 episodes, 1999-2000)
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An interweaving narrative chronicling the antics of such diverse characters as: a transsexual taxi driver, a family obsessed with hygiene and toads, a fiery reverend, a carnival owner who kidnaps women into marriage, and a xenophobic couple who run a local shop for local people.

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19 June 2000 (USA)  »

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Liga džentlmena  »

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(18 episodes) | (1 episode)

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Trivia

While saying her marriage vows, Barbara gets David's first names the wrong way around (she says "Charles David" instead of "David Charles"). This is a reference to Lady Diana Spencer getting Prince Charles' names wrong during their real-life wedding (Diana said "Philip Charles Arthur George" instead of "Charles Philip Arthur George"). See more »

Quotes

[Iain is being interviewed at a dating agency]
Olive Kilshaw: Are you very kind, kind, fairly kind or not at all kind to animals?
Iain Cashmore: I'm sorry?
Olive Kilshaw: Are you very kind, kind, fairly kind or not at all kind to animals?
Iain Cashmore: I can't really say.
Olive Kilshaw: So, not at all kind to animals.
Iain Cashmore: Well, don't say that...
Olive Kilshaw: No, I've got to take your first answer. Are you quiet?
Iain Cashmore: When?
Olive Kilshaw: In general.
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For the Christmas special, Papa Lazarou yells "Merry Christmas" during the credits, and his eyes appear at the very end of the credits. See more »

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Referenced in 'The League of Gentlemen': The Making of Series 3 (2002) See more »

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British Comedy at its Best
16 November 2001 | by (Buckingham, UK) – See all my reviews

The two series have been superb - the humour is as dark as it gets and the characterisation is great too. It's like nothing else that's been on tv and brings back the horrific times that I used to live in a small town. Brilliant and hope there's another series on the way. To have this and "Spaced" around at the same time shows there's some excellent talent in British comedy writing.


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