Thursday, 24 June 2004
The Graham Norton Effect, BBC3
The much-loved camp comic brings cheer to America
What to say if you disliked it
Seen it all before, honey
What was good about it?
• The shocking jokes eg New York is so hot it's like being in a sauna except there's no 86-year-old man masturbating in front of you
• The even more shocking jokes eg People have accused Mel Gibson of being an anti-Semite and a homophobe but I don't think he is because I fucked him and afterwards we watched Yentl.
• The hunks who escorted Sandra Bernhardt on had lovely pecs
• The pussy snorkel that glows in the dark
• The man with the teeth cleaning fetish
• The Little Britain sketches that replaced the ad breaks
• The Match The Couple game that ended with the bisexual threesome bombshell
What was bad about it?
• Sarah "chlorine douche" Bernhardt
• Marlon Wayans
• Graham still can't disguise it when he's reading the autocue
• The shock confessions were too tame (cat biting penis, farting on a plane, being caught having sex)
• The hunks who escorted Sandra Bernhardt on had horrible hair
• The manties (panties for men)
• The stunt involving a lifelike sex doll placed in a Manhattan bar rigged with speakers and a mic
A raft of new content coming to BBC One
Head of BBC One Charlotte Moore has unveiled a raft of brand new drama at this year's Edinburgh TV festival. They include the retur...
Luke's Desert Island Dramas
So, imagine you were marooned on a desert island. You've got basic provisions which naturally includes a television. Which ten dramas ...
In the Flesh: Why we should be shouting about this more
Amid the tremendous bevy of high quality programmes delivered over the past few months – Prey , Happy Valley , From There to Here ...
One of Us: Why the BBC's new drama fails to hit the high notes
Contributed by Matt Donnelly In 2014, brothers Jack and Harry Williams struck gold with eight-part drama series The Missing which grippe...
ITV opens the doors of The Good Karma Hospital.
Filming starts this month of ITV’s new six part medical drama, The Good Karma Hospital , produced by Tiger Aspect Drama, with Amanda Red...
Landmark Comedy Season: Are You Being Served serves more of the same
Contributed by Deborah Shrewsbury Please forgive me, but I’m still reeling from the news that, according to the Radio Times poll, the v...
Oh The X Factor is back: Bring on the cliches!
At the recent Edinburgh Television Festival new Controller of ITV Kevin Lygo whether he'd be the man to finally pull the plug on The ...
What to Expect from The Lady Vanishes
Sunday night has long been the home of period drama on BBC One with recent examples being Upstairs Downstairs and Call the Midwife. Thi...