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Certainly, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders are able to take on any musician and to make us laugh about it. When they take on Sophie Ellis Bextor, however, they have a little extra material to work with. Watching this video will send you into a downward spiral of laughter that is difficult to control. Sophie Ellis Bextor is perhaps best known as a singer and songwriter but she also works as a model and occasionally works as a DJ. She first got her start in music playing with an indie rock band but since that time, she has gone solo [More]
Is there anything that Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders do that isn’t funny? This video shows them in a rather common situation, having some computer troubles. In fact, most of us have found ourselves in this situation at some time in the past. When we watch what they do to try and fix the computer, it is not only going to make us laugh at them, we will laugh at ourselves as well. Computers certainly are convenient but there are many times when they cause us frustrations. This video shows that the frustration is often misapplied, but it is done [More]
Although much of what French and Saunders do is based in the UK, they certainly don’t limit themselves to that area of the world. For example, Alanis Morrissette is a Canadian-American rock singer who is well known for her unusual musical style. It was the perfect target for French and Saunders and when they do this parody, you will laugh out loud until it hurts. Alanis Morrissette got her start in 1987 with the release of her first demo. Since that time, however, she has produced a number of top 40 singles and continues to receive a lot of airtime [More]
The unique comedic styles of French and Saunders come together for this skit that pokes fun at Shakespeare’s Sister. Regardless of whether you have seen the group or not, you will find this parody to be extremely funny and will be chuckling from the beginning to the end. Shakespeare’s sister was the brainchild of Siobhan Fahey, a British singer and songwriter who performed this unique act in 1988. Originally, Shakespeare’s Sister was only Fahey on her own but as of 1989, Marcella Detroit, an American musician joined the act.
Many of us enjoy going to the films, especially when something popular is out. It may be popular for a number of different reasons, however, and not every popular film is going to be to everyone’s liking. Sometimes, it is the cast that really makes the film, and it certainly does help if you have an appreciation for those who are starring in it. Sometimes, however, it is not only the cast, it is the storyline as well. Back in 2008, a rather unusual film was released and it did very well at the theater. It was a musical, which [More]
If there is one thing that many of us recognise about Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, it is the fact that they can transform themselves into almost anything that is necessary to play a role. At one moment, they may be poking fun at a celebrity, such as Cher or Madonna but before you know it, they are someone completely different. In this clip, they play a rather unexpected pair and it is quite funny to watch. In this clip, they play car park attendants, and you are going to be amazed with how they are able to transform into [More]
When you think back to the time you were in school, you probably remember it with a smile on your face. Sure, there were some issues that may have taken place during that time but they really were the “good old days” and I don’t know many people would disagree. If you would like to take a walk down memory lane, you might just be able to do so with this brilliant skit. There have been many comedy teams over the years, some of which are still able to make us laugh, even years after they put together a skit. [More]
There have been many shows on the telly that we have watched over the years and it continues to be a source of relaxation and enjoyment for many of us. Some of those shows are designed to make us laugh, others may be of a more serious nature. One of the latter is Monarch of the Glen, a drama series that was on the telly up until it was canceled in 2005. It was a show that we followed closely. Just because it was a serious drama series does not mean that there is no room for laughter. That will [More]
When most of us think about Dawn French, we are likely to first think about her in a role, such as what she played in the Vicar of Dibley. We might also think about some of the comedy she has done over the years, and she certainly has done her fair share of standup as well. For those of us who really know Dawn French, however, we think about the partnerships she has forged, especially with Jennifer Saunders. Over the years, French and Saunders have put together some very funny routines. In most cases, they are poking fun at someone, [More]
French and Saunders are quite the comedy team and this parody proves that they can make audiences laugh, regardless of the situation. In this skit, they take on The Piano, and they work their way masterfully through it. You will be laughing from the moment that it starts and you won’t stop until long after it is over! The Piano was a dramatic film released in 1993 about a piano player (who was mute) and her daughter. Although comedy was not a big part of this movie, it certainly is a large part of this Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders [More]
We have seen their comedy routines and we love their parodies but this time, they are touching something that is near and dear to many people’s hearts. In a 1999 special known as “The Phantom Millennium”, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders take a trip to a galaxy far, far away and they do it in their own, unusual comedic style. You don’t need to be a Star Wars fan to appreciate the comedy that is in the skit. French and Saunders play off of each other perfectly and regardless of what they happen to be making fun of today, they [More]
The comedy team of Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders has a very nice gift, they are able to make people laugh. Fortunately, they have taken advantage of that gift many times in the past and we always get a good chuckle out of it. It doesn’t matter if they are poking fun at someone famous or just playing a part, it turns out funny in the end. This clip is a great example of how they can make us laugh. Many of us look back on our youth as being a simple time in life. Those days do seem to [More]
More than likely, you have a favourite comedian that is always able to make you laugh. They seem to be able to pull us up out of the darkest mood and put a smile on our face, regardless of how we are feeling. That is the case with the comedy team of Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. They just seem to find a way to make any situation seem funny and we love them for it. If you have watched French and Saunders in action in the past, you realise that it is not out of character for them to [More]
There are many events that may stick out in our mind when we look back on our life, but some of our best memories is when we went on holiday. In fact, it doesn’t really matter where we were going, we had a good time and were able to get some well needed relaxation. That is why many people try to take a holiday at least once every year. Although being on holiday is something that most people enjoy, preparing for holiday does not quite fit into the same category. Preparing for holiday is often a stressful event and we [More]
Many of us enjoy spending some time relaxing every day and, although there may be a wide range of things we could do to relax, one we probably love is laughing. It doesn’t matter if it is watching a funny video online or watching a comedy film, laughing helps us to feel better and it takes the edge off of a difficult day. If you haven’t had your laugh for the day, here is your chance. There have been many comedy teams over the years but one we certainly appreciate is the team of Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders. It [More]
We have seen French and Saunders take on a number of different actors and actresses through their unique style of comedy. It is always a treat to watch such a parody, but at times, one comes along that is head and shoulders above the rest. That is what you will enjoy in this parody, where French and Saunders do their own version of That’s Entertainment. What makes this clip so brilliant is the fact that they take on a number of different actresses, including Doris Day, Liza Minelli and Elizabeth Taylor. You will laugh from the beginning until the hilarious [More]
The comedy team of Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders are at it again, and this time they are taking on the popular show, Acting Masterclass. While you watch their antics as they are led through one acting exercise after another, you will find that your smile is turning into a chuckle and eventually, into a full belly laugh! French and Saunders are brilliant! Like any professional, actors often receive training behind the scenes that allows them to hone their craft efficiently. Even French and Saunders have probably taken such classes but when they take a jab at them, we all [More]
French and Saunders are a comedy team like no other. They take on one person after another, perfectly performing a parody that will leave you in stitches. In this skit, they take on the directing skills of Ingmar Bergman in a comedic display that will leave you wanting more! It is funny from the beginning to the end! Ingmar Bergman was a Swedish film director and producer who was responsible for many famous films, including Wild Strawberries, The Seventh Seal and Persona. During His career, he was involved in more than 60 films but I bet he never saw this [More]
We have seen French and Saunders poke fun at many different actresses but it seems as if not even Marlene Dietrich is immune to this type of comedic activity. In this video, French and Saunders play the parts so perfectly that it will have you laughing out loud and wanting more! Marlene Dietrich got her start in the 1920s acting in silent movies in Berlin. She continued to develop her acting career as the silver screen changed, eventually playing in Hollywood roles, such as Desire and Shanghai Express. Although she passed away in 1992, this parody helps to bring her [More]
There are many talented people out there who sing and dance. Some of them are going to stand out on their own but others are going to find their way into a group, known as a chorus line. They are an important part of a Broadway musical and being a part of the show is something many of them strive for. There have even been Broadway musicals made on the subject, such as, A Chorus Line. In this clip, we see the comedy team of Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders poking fun at a Broadway musical and they are doing [More]
If there is one thing I appreciate about the telly, it’s the fact that you never quite know what you are going to see. In some cases, it is a comedy, or perhaps you see a drama but through it all, they are there to entertain us. One thing that many of us love about the telly are the reality type shows, including the Antique Roadshow. We get to see real people in real situations finding out what their precious antiques are worth. As a fan of Dawn French, we recognise just how versatile she is. That is especially true [More]
British media certainly does have its classics but when they land in the crosshairs of French and Saunders, there is no telling what is going to happen! When they take on Shakespeare in love, which many people consider to be a timeless classic, you will find that you are laughing so hard that your sides ache! From the very first moment that this video clip appears, you will see that it is the funniest content that French and Saunders could ever take on. They start with a rousing introduction and end with a monologue on British TV that you will [More]
What do you do when an unknown creature shows up in the neighbor’s garden? You call out the animal control officers but when those officers happen to be French and Saunders, you will not be able to stop laughing! As with everything they do, French and Saunders play the perfect roles of animal control officers on a reality TV show. Not only will you laugh at the dialogue, you will also laugh at the ridiculous situations where they happen to find themselves. This is classic Dawn French from beginning to end and you will love it!
There are many cases where reality is just as amusing as the comedy that is trying to poke fun at it. That may just be the case with this pair, which is perfectly and hilariously imitated by French and Saunders. In this clip, they take on the famous singers, Britney Spears and Amy Winehouse. You will not believe how funny it truly is! At times, Britney Spears and Amy Winehouse wrote their own material, as far as the ridiculous is concerned. It landed them on the front pages of many tabloids and in the case of this video clip, allowed [More]