Living in a squalid flat, perpetually unemployed, skint, bored, and sexually frustrated, virgin Richie Richard and carefree alcoholic Eddie Hitler are social outcasts at the bottom of the heap in society and spend their days scheming, bickering and being sadistic to each other.
Did You Know?
4 years after the sitcom ended. Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson brought Richie and Eddie to the big screen in Guest House Paradiso (1999) which in that film, Richie and Eddie are the owners of the worst hotel in the United Kingdom. The film was Adrian Edmondson's directorial debut. However, Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson changed the surnames of their character. Richie's surname was changed from Richard to Twat (Which is a recurring gag in the film: Richie says it's pronounced Thwaite) and Eddie's surname is changed from Hitler to Ndingombaba. See more
In the episode 'Apocalypse', Eddie (disguised as the grim reaper) states that he doesn't know how to play chess, and Richie says that he will teach him. However, in the later episode 'Culture', it is the other way around - Eddie knows how to play chess, and Richie does not. See more
[on various occasions seducing women, well, trying anyway
May I say, what a SMASHING blouse you have on?
Written by The Mar-Keys
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