French and Saunders (1987– )

TV Series  |   |  Comedy
7.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.8/10 from 1,651 users  
Reviews: 7 user | 1 critic

This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Each episode would feature satire on British life, television, and parodies on big box ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 26 titles
created 09 Apr 2011
 
a list of 21 titles
created 30 Sep 2011
 
a list of 35 titles
created 13 Dec 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 20 Jun 2012
 
a list of 31 titles
created 24 Nov 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: French and Saunders (1987– )

French and Saunders (1987– ) on IMDb 7.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of French and Saunders.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



6   5   4   3   2   1   Unknown  
2005   2004   2003   2002   1999   1998   … See all »
3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Absolutely Fabulous (1992–2012)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their constant drug abuse and outrageous selfishness. Numerous in-jokes and heavy doses of... See full summary »

Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha
The Vicar of Dibley (1994–2007)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A boisterous female minister comes to serve in an eccentricly conservative small town's church.

Stars: Dawn French, James Fleet, Trevor Peacock
Murder Most Horrid (1991–1999)
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Dawn French stars in this dark and twisted comedy series, in which she plays a different character embroiled in murder, in each hilarious episode.

Stars: Dawn French, Paul Mark Elliott, Soo Drouet
Wild West (2002–2004)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Catherine Tate, David Bradley, Sean Foley
Clatterford (2006–2009)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

The comical misadventures of friends involved with a women's club. Based on the BBC series "Jam and Jerusalem".

Stars: Sue Johnston, Dawn French, Maggie Steed
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Director: Gabriel Aghion
Stars: Josiane Balasko, Nathalie Baye, Marie Gillain
Let Them Eat Cake (TV Series 1999)
Comedy | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

It's 1782 and welcome to the fabulous Palace of Versailles, France. Outside the gates, the peasants are on the verge of revolting (already well past vile), whilst inside lives one of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Adrian Scarborough
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Revolving around the life of Vivienne Vyle, a daytime TV presenter/agony aunt in the mold of Trisha, the show focuses on not only the problems of her guests but the problems Vivienne faces herself in regards to her love and home life.

Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Miranda Richardson, Conleth Hill
Roger & Val Have Just Got In (TV Series 2010)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Dawn French, Alfred Molina, Theo Efrimidis
Comedy

Patsy and Edina waking up hungover in the empty drifting yacht of an oligarch in the middle of the ocean. Even worse, their cellphones can't get a signal.

Stars: Joanna Lumley, Jennifer Saunders
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stars: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Simon Brint
Mash and Peas (TV Series 1996)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Stars: Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Tim Atack
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Various Characters / ... (50 episodes, 1987-2005)
...
 Various Characters / ... (50 episodes, 1987-2005)
Simon Brint ...
 Ken Bishop / ... (29 episodes, 1987-1995)
Rowland Rivron ...
 Duane Bishop / ... (28 episodes, 1987-1995)
Edit

Storyline

This BBC comedy skit show is the brainchild of longtime comedy duo Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. Each episode would feature satire on British life, television, and parodies on big box office films such as Batman Forever and Pulp Fiction. The duo also invited notable Brits such as Patsy Kensit, Lulu, and Kate Moss. Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

9 March 1987 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

French és Saunders  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Jennifer: I don't want to eat your skin, Madonna! I'm not a crazy!
Dawn: Yeah, she's not even a fan. She hates your work!
Both: Madonna!
See more »

Connections

Referenced in Extras: Patrick Stewart (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

never ceases to enthrall
1 October 2003 | by (uk) – See all my reviews

with 4 dvds out in america and promises for new specials i doubt if french and saunders will ever end and thank god. to be honest with french and saunders you either love em or hate check out their profiles and try to get your hands on every one. if you love them why not check out their website including the ever chatting forums who are always up to date on news ed


5 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Fave sketch of theirs... BeyondTheVeil_92
Least Fave sketch of theirs... punchdrunkiin
Choices, Choices.... oldnavy_boy64
French and Saunders Tapes cheshire_cat927
sound of music on any DVD????? kyriayes
Christmas special badgerking10
Discuss French and Saunders (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?