The fast show. De complete serie 1

John Birkin (director), Arch Dyson (director), Paul Whitehouse (actor)
Een aaneenschakeling van korte humoristische sketches over het moderne leven
The fast show. De complete serie 1
John Birkin Arch Dyson
Paul Whitehouse Caroline Aherne Simon Day Charlie Higson Arabella Weir Mark Williams 1959-
Warner Home Video, 2006
1 dvd-video
Playing time
ca. 180 min.
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 27 times in Flemish libraries


Britse komedie uit 1994, met in de hoofdrollen Caroline Aherne, Simon Day, Charlie Higson, Arabella Weir, Paul Whitehouse en Mark Williams. Een bonte aaneenschakeling van korte humoristische sketches over het moderne leven, met steeds terugkerende elementen als de autoverkoper en de oude tuinman etc. en parodieën op televisieprogramma's als The Untouchables en op de televisie in verschillende Europese landen. In Engelstalige landen een groot succes, maar niet op de Nederlandse televisie uitgezonden. Winnaar van vele prijzen w.o. BAFTA Award 1998, British Comedy Awards 1996 en 1997.

About John Birkin

Sir John Christian William Birkin, 6th Baronet (born 2 July 1953) is a British director and producer.


John Birkin is a television director and production manager, known for Mr. Bean (1990), Chef! (1993), and Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings (2000), among other television shows.

Birkin's father was the Gothic novelist Charles Birkin and his mother was the Australia-born actress Janet Johnson. He and the actress Jane Birkin both come from the lineage of the Birkin baronetcy and he is the 6th baronet. He is the cousin of Andrew Birkin, David Birkin, Jane Birkin, and Ned Birkin. He was married to Emma Gage on 25 June 1994 and they have two children.


As director
  • 1987: French and Saunders (TV series)
  • 1988: 1st Exposure
  • 1990: Harry Enfield's Television Programme (TV series)
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