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A series of six comedy shorts, in which each episode is 'taken over' by a different high profile comedian. The result is an exclusive, eclectic and hilarious mix of comedy genres, tastes and styles.

Series Cast

  1. Reece Shearsmith

    Reece Shearsmith

    1 Episode

  2. Sally Phillips

    Sally Phillips

    1 Episode

  3. Frankie Boyle

    Frankie Boyle


    1 Episode

  4. Bob Mortimer

    Bob Mortimer


    1 Episode

  5. Micky Flanagan

    Micky Flanagan


    1 Episode

  6. Kerry Godliman

    Kerry Godliman

    Micky's Wife

    1 Episode

  7. Rufus Jones

    Rufus Jones

    1 Episode

  8. Morgana Robinson

    Morgana Robinson

    1 Episode

  9. Nat Saunders

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Series 1

2014 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Original Comedy Shorts premiered on June 1, 2014.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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