i’ve just finished rewatching all three series of the league of gentlemen for the twevethieth time. truly it is genius. dark, dark stuff. my favourite story arc is without a doubt pauline and ross especially in the third series when she’s fresh out of the clitclink and bitter as hell.
and then there’s papa lazarou… *shudddder*
it’s awe inspiring that it’s all down to three guys (+ a fourth off camera)
i wasn’t so keen on the film, a bit flabby in places as these things tend to be, but the original stuff is gold. the third series is about as nasty as ‘mainstream’ comedy can get. seriously brilliantly twisted.
papa lazarou in his most sinister appearance: