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Colin's Sandwich is a British sitcom broadcast on BBC2 in 1988 and 1990 which stars Mel Smith as Colin Watkins, a British Rail clerk who aspired to be a horror writer. The show was written by Paul Smith and Terry Kyan and ran for two series of six episodes. In the second series, Colin manages to achieve some small successes as a writer.

  1. Paul Smith


Series Cast

  1. Mel Smith as Colin Watkins

    Mel Smith

    Colin Watkins

    12 Episodes

  2. Louisa Rix

    Jenny Anderson

    12 Episodes

  3. Mike Grady as Des

    Mike Grady


    12 Episodes

  4. Andrew Robertson


    12 Episodes

  5. Lee Cornes as Graham

    Lee Cornes


    12 Episodes

  6. Tony Haase


    12 Episodes

  7. Kim Clifford


    12 Episodes

  8. Jane Booker as Sarah Venables

    Jane Booker

    Sarah Venables

    12 Episodes

  9. Nicholas Pritchard as Richard

    Nicholas Pritchard


    12 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 2

1990 • 6 Episodes

Season 2 of Colin's Sandwich premiered on January 12, 1990.

Out to Lunch

(2x6, February 16, 1990) Season Finale

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Colin's Sandwich


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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