For years they made the nation laugh, and, whatever your sense of humour they are still amongst the funniest people - ever!

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2016-09-12

The Best of British Comedians - Paul Whitehouse - Netflix

Paul Julian Whitehouse (born 17 May 1958) is a British actor, writer and comedian. He became known for his work with Harry Enfield and as one of the stars of the popular BBC sketch comedy series The Fast Show. In a 2005 poll to find The Comedian's Comedian, he was in the top 50 comedy acts voted for by comedians and comedy insiders. He is best known for his comic characters in The Fast Show, Harry & Paul and Harry Enfield and Chums.

The Best of British Comedians - Radio - Netflix

Whitehouse and Charlie Higson produced and appeared in a spoof phone-in show Down the Line on BBC Radio 4. The first series was broadcast May–June 2006. A second series was broadcast 16 January–20 February 2007, during which they won a Sony Radio Academy Award. A third series was broadcast in January 2008, a fourth in January 2011 and a fifth in May 2013. In February 2014, Radio 4 broadcast Nurse, written by Whitehouse and David Cummings and starring Esther Coles in the title role, with Whitehouse playing a variety of characters, including Graham Downs who had previously appeared in Down the Line.

The Best of British Comedians - References - Netflix