Series 1 interviews

The Rebel Interviews: Simon Callow
Simon Callow (Henry Palmer)

"It has a weird, eccentric energy which I responded to very warmly."

The Rebel Interviews: Bill Paterson
Bill Paterson (Charles)

"This could certainly open people's eyes. That's what good comedy should do."

The Rebel Interviews: Anita Dobson
Anita Dobson (Margaret)

"I hate queuing. I hate it when you go into a bank and not enough staff are on the tills."

The Rebel Interviews: Anna Crilly
Anna Crilly (Cath)

"Cath is uptight. I thought she has probably had anger management counselling."

The Rebel Interviews: Amit Shah
Amit Shah (Jeremy)

"Older people are not as old-fashioned as one might think."

The Rebel Interviews: Andrew Birch
Andrew Birch (Creator and Writer)

"The structure of a cartoon strip and a sitcom are not that different."

The Black Adder
The Black Adder

Step back in time to the first series - The Black Adder - with added Brian Blessed!

Blackadder II
Blackadder II

It's back to the Elizabethan era for series two of Blackadder - hey, nonny, nonny.

Blackadder The Third
Blackadder The Third

Pictures from the series where Blackadder proved himself a Regency buck.

Blackadder Goes Forth
Blackadder Goes Forth

Back to the trenches of World War I for Blackadder and Baldrick

Fawlty Towers Photos
Fawlty Towers Photos

Take a trip to Torquay with a holiday album devoted to its most famous hotel.

Yes, Minister and Yes, Prime Minister Photos
Yes, Prime Minister Photos

The hit comedy tracing Jim Hacker rise to the top spot in UK politics.

Royle Family Photos
Royle Family Photos

Open up our gallery packed with shots of the Royles through the ages.

My Family Photos
My Family Photos

Take a flick through the Harper family album - less painful than a trip to the dentist.

'Allo 'Allo Photos
'Allo 'Allo Photos

A gallery devoted to the show minus The Fallen Madonna (with the big boobies).

Come Fly With Me: Characters
Come Fly With Me: Characters

From flight crew to check-in and from paparazzi to passengers, meet the stars of the show.

Come Fly With Me: Episode Guide
Come Fly With Me: Episode Guide

Catch-up on all the action from series one of the outrageous sitcom.

Identity
Absolutely Fabulous - Identity

Some memorable lines from the most recent instalment of Ab Fab.

Absolutely Fabulous - Job
Absolutely Fabulous - Job

Some memorable lines from the Ab Fab episode "Job".

Miranda - Series 1 Episode Guide
Miranda - Series 1 Episode Guide

Get the low down on the first series of Miranda.

Miranda - Series 1 Gallery
Miranda - Series 1 Gallery

Check out these great images from series 1 of Miranda.

Alan Partridge Quotes
Alan Partridge Quotes

Ahhh haaa! Smell my cheese! It can only be Alan Partridge.

Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Gallery
Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Gallery

Check out these great images from the first series of Mrs Brown's Boys.

Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Episode Guide
Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Episode Guide

Get all the goings on from the crazy and colourful world of Agnes Brown.

Jo Brand's Great Wall of Comedy
Jo Brand's Great Wall of Comedy

Have a butchers at our gallery devoted to Jo Brand's new panel show about the sitcom.

Jo Brand's Great Wall of Comedy: 1
Jo Brand's Great Wall of Comedy: 1

We take a trip down memory lane, with a gallery devoted to the sitcoms featured in Show 1.

The You, Me & Them Family Tree
The You, Me & Them Family Tree

Find out who's related to who in comedy's newest family.

I Dream Of Jeannie - Five things you didn't know
I Dream Of Jeannie: Five things you didn't know

We count down five things you (probably) didn't know about the US comedy series

Bewitched - Five things you didn't know
Bewitched: Five things you didn't know

We reveal five things you (probably) didn't know about the spellbinding series

Ten things we learnt from Porridge: Inside Out
Ten things we learnt from Porridge: Inside Out

What have we found out during our most recent spell inside HMP Slade?

Monty Python Live (Mostly)
Monty Python Live (Mostly)

Take a look at pictures of some of the best bits from Monty Python Live (Mostly).

Happy Days: Five things you didn't know
Happy Days: Five things you didn't know

We reveal five things you (probably) didn't know about the 1950s-set sitcom

Series 1 At A Glance
Series 1 At A Glace

Series 1 summed up nicely in five pictures.

Episode Gallery
Episode Gallery

Keep up with all the family politics, laughs and arguments from the new series.

Peckham's Finest
Peckham's Finest

Meet some of the regulars you might bump into around Hooky Street.

25 Days of Christmas Gold
Catch all the Christmas cheer with Gold

See what's happening at Christmas Gold

Our tribute to Andrew Sachs
Our tribute to Andrew Sachs

See the episodes we're showing at Gold in tribute to the late Andrew Sachs

Who's joining us?
See which comedians will be watching telly

See the British comedians and comedy actors who are watching some classic clips.

Who's Who in The Office
Who's Who in The Office

The lives of four very different workers are intertwined in the offices of Wernham Hogg.

The Rebel Series 1 Episode Guide
The Rebel Series 1 Episode Guide

From prison cells to fighting on the beach, the rebel in Henry Palmer is back!

Who's who on board the Blackpool Express
Who's who on board the Blackpool Express

Is there a murderer amongst the misfits on the Blackpool-bound bus?

The Rebel Series 2 Episode Guide
The Rebel Series 2 Episode Guide

The revolution has begun - again! Six new episodes of The Rebel arrives on Gold.

We Have Been Watching - Steptoe
We Have Been Watching - Steptoe

Watch the highlights from the first episode of We Have Been Watching

We Have Been Watching - Fawlty Towers
We Have Been Watching - Fawlty Towers

Watch the highlights from the first episode of We Have Been Watching.

Blackadder Interview: Tony Robinson
Blackadder clips: Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson on playing Baldrick and what people usually ask him about.

Blackadder Interview: Patsy Byrne
Blackadder: Patsy Byrne

Patsy Byrne talks about how there will always be a Nursie in society

Blackadder Interview - Richard Curtis
Blackadder Interview - Richard Curtis

The Blackadder writer discusses where else he would set Blackadder.

Blackadder Interview: Tim McInnerny
Blackadder star questions: Tim McInnerny

Lord Percy talks about far-flung fans and where he would have liked the series to go.

Blackadder Interview: Jim Broadbent
Blackadder Interview: Jim Broadbent

Jim Broadbent talks abour playing the Spanish Interpretor and a famous fan.

Blackadder Interview: Miriam Margolyes
Blackadder star questions: Miriam Margolyes

Miriam Margolyes talks about modelling herself on Queen Victoria.

Blackadder Interview - Miranda Richardson
Blackadder Interview - Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson discusses other historical characters she would like to have played.

Fawlty Towers Interview - Andrew Sachs
Fawlty Towers Interview - Andrew Sachs

Andrew Sachs reminisces about Fawlty Towers.

Fawlty Towers Interview - John Cleese
Fawlty Towers Interview - John Cleese

Star and creator of Fawlty Towers, John Clesse discusses the show.

Fawlty Towers Interview - Michael Palin
Fawlty Towers Interview - Michael Palin

Michael Palin gives some insight into the impact of Fawlty Towers.

Fawlty Towers: Andrew Sachs favourite moment
Fawlty Towers: Andrew Sachs favourite moment

Andrew Sachs - aka Manuel from Fawlty Towers - tells us his favourite Fawlty moment.

Fawlty Towers: Bernard Cribbins favourite moment
Fawlty Towers: Bernard Cribbins favourite moment

Bernard Cribbins - aka Mr Hutchinson says Fawlty's best bits were the subtle moments.

Fawlty Towers: Clive Anderson's Favourite Moment
Fawlty Towers: Clive Anderson's Favourite Moment

Clive Anderson reveals his favourite Fawlty Towers moment.

Fawlty Towers: Eddie Izzard's Favourite Moment
Fawlty Towers: Eddie Izzard's Favourite Moment

Eddie Izzard reveals his favourite Fawlty Towers moment.

Fawlty Towers: Hugh Dennis' favourite moment
Fawlty Towers: Hugh Dennis' favourite moment

For Hugh Dennis, the beauty of Fawlty Towers is that it's stuffed with fantastic lines.

The Royle Family Interviews: Real Royle Families
The Royle Family Interview: Real Royle Families

Alistair McGowan and Andy Whymet explain their real life Royle Family moments.

The Royle Family Best Bits: Mambo No. 5 (2000)
The Royle Family Best Bit: Mambo No. 5 (2000)

Jim and Twiggy get off their backsides for once and partake in a spot of dancing.

The Royle Family Interviews: KFM Radio Days 1
Caroline and Craig: KFM Radio Days 1

The Royle Family creators started out presenting a Radio show together.

The Royle Family Interviews: Family and Friends
The Royle Family: Family and Friends

Even the most brilliant sitcoms start out with the cast fearing the worst.

The Royle Family Interviews: Getting recognised
The Royle Family Interviews: Getting recognised

Unsurprisingly, Craig and Caroline get recognised wherever they go

The Royle Family Interviews: Favourite character
The Royle Family Interviews: Favourite character

Andy Whymet and Rebecca Front discuss their favourite Royle Family characters.

The Royle Family Interviews: Ricky, Sue and football fans
The Royle Family Interviews: Ricky, Sue and football fans

It may come as no surprise that Ricky is more of an armchair footy fan.

The Royle Family Interviews: Rehearsing at Home
The Royle Family Interviews: Rehearsing at Home

Ralf little explains how he and his mother was surprised how funny the it was.

The Royle Family Interviews: Antonys Admirers
The Royle Family Interviews: Antonys Admirers

Antony is no Hollywood heartthrob but he certainly had his fair share of famous admirers.

The Royle Family Interviews: The Naughty Corner
The Royle Family Interviews: The Naughty Corner

The cast and crew used to have so much fun on set with the props guys erected a jail.

The Royle Family Interviews: The Stolen Ukelele
The Royle Family Interviews: The Stolen Ukelele

Being a massive George Formby fan, Ricky's wife bought him a rather expensive ukulele.

The Royle Family Interviews: KFM Radio Days 2
The Royle Family Interviews: KFM Radio Days 2

Caroline and Craig started out on KFM Radio when it was a pirate station.

Only Fools and Horses: Favourite Moments
Only Fools and Horses - Favourite Moments

Perry Aghajanoff of the Only Fools Appreciation Society picks his favourite moments.

Only Fools and Horses: John Challis
John Challis

John Challis talks about the Batman and Robin episode of Only Fools and Horses.

Only Fools and Horses: Batman and Robin
Batman and Robin

Del and Rodney turn up in fancy dress to what turns out to be a wake for their host.

Only Fools and Horses: The Wine Bar
The Wine Bar

Del Boy?s attempt to blend in with the ?Yuppies? at a wine bar ends in embarrassment.

Only Fools And Horses: The Chandelier
The Chandelier

Del Boy, Grandad and Rodney?s ham-fisted attempt to take down a crystal chandelier.

Dinnerladies: Morning Coffee
Morning Coffee

Brenda's drunken mother Petula has a spot of 'tummy trouble'.

Last of the Summer Wine: Runaway Bath
Last of the Summer Wine: Runaway Bath

Compo, Cleggy and friends try to push an old bathtub up a hill with disastrous results.

Porridge: Fletcher's Medical
Porridge: Fletcher's Medical

Fletcher's sarcastic retorts to the Staff of Slade Prison were a highlight of the series.

The Good Life: Margo In The Mud
The Good Life: Margo In The Mud

Snooty neighbour Margo uncharacteristically deigns to get her hands dirty.

The Good Life: Margo's Humour
The Good Life: Margo's Humour

Margo finally gets the joke as the gang tipsily attempt to move a Wind Break.

The Vicar of Dibley: The Puddle
The Vicar of Dibley:The Puddle

Geraldine falls (literally) for the roguish brother of the parish council chairman.

The Vicar of Dibley: It's Not Butter
The Vicar of Dibley: It's Not Butter

Alice, the ditzy verger, explains her confusion over a certain spreadable product.

The Vicar of Dibley: This Dibley
The Vicar of Dibley: This Dibley

David makes a rousing speech to encourage the Parish Council Members to fight for Dibley.

The Vicar of Dibley: Choir Auditions
The Vicar of Dibley: Choir Auditions

Dibley needs a choir, so Geraldine and Alice set about auditioning for one.

The Vicar of Dibley: Chocolate Fountain
The Vicar of Dibley: Chocolate Fountain

To celebrate Geraldine's 10 years at Dibley, the council members throw her a party.

The Vicar of Dibley: Watership Down
The Vicar of Dibley: Watership Down

Geraldine fulfils her promise to Lettie and dresses up as the Dibley Bunny.

The Vicar of Dibley: Frank Comes Out
The Vicar of Dibley: Frank Comes Out

Frank has the late night slot on Dibley radio and decides to make an announcement.

The Vicar of Dibley: Dibley Council
The Vicar of Dibley: Dibley Council

Geraldine asks if the Parish Council can possibly get a move on.

The Vicar of Dibley: Dibley Live
The Vicar of Dibley: Dibley Live

David Horton rings Geraldine and gets drawn into revealing some intimate details.

The Vicar of Dibley: Welcoming Elton
The Vicar of Dibley: Welcoming Elton

The villagers set about organising a special themed event for Elton John.

The Vicar of Dibley: Speed Dating
The Vicar of Dibley: Speed Dating

Geraldine accepts the offer from the council members of a night of speed-dating.

The Vicar of Dibley: We Have Kiss-Off
The Vicar of Dibley: We Have Kiss-Off

Alice tells Geraldine that Hugo has never kissed her so Geraldine plays matchmaker.

Gavin & Stacey: The Proposal
Gavin and Stacey: The Proposal

The love story between Gavin and Stacey continues with a ring.

Gavin & Stacey Interview: Joanne Page
Gavin and Stacey Interview: Joanne Page

Joanna Page on how Gavin and Stacey has changed her life.

Gavin & Stacey Interview: Joanna Page on working with Alison Steadman
Joanna Page on working with Alison Steadman

Gavin and Stacey's Joanna Page tells us why she so loved working with Alison Steadman.

Gavin & Stacey: Little Smithy
Gavin & Stacey: Little Smithy (2008)

Smithy races to meet his newborn son ? proving that emotion and comedy do mix.

Yes, Prime Minister - PM for a day
Yes, Prime Minister - PM for a day

A host of famous faces say what they would do, if they were in office.

Yes, Prime Minister - Robbie Coltrane Interview
Yes, Prime Minister - Robbie Coltrane Interview

Cracker star Robbie Coltrane talks about not mentioning whose side he's on.

Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Episode 1 Clip
Mrs Brown's Boys - Series 1 Episode 1 Clip

Agnes tries to have a heart to heart with Dermot.