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]
Like most people, you probably enjoy going to the films. Personally, I don’t think there is a better way to kick back and relax after a difficult day. For the time the film is playing, all of our troubles and cares seem to disappear and it often leaves us feeling good at the end. Sometimes, we may even get a surprise when we see a film, and that is what happened in The Adventures of Pinocchio. If you have never seen The Adventures of Pinocchio before, it is well worth a watch. The story line is fantastic and you will [More]
It looks like Dawn French is at it again and in this classic clip from a French and Saunders skit she is imagining that she is trying out for a replacement in the Eurythmics. In classic Dawn French style, she plays the part masterfully and you will be laughing out loud from the beginning to the end. In this clip, Dawn French is singing in the kitchen but most people limit their singing to the shower. This is by accident. The shower typically provides the acoustics that are necessary so that your voice sounds much better. It makes even an [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]
Jennifer Saunders is absolutely brilliant in comic relief. In this sketch, you see her going from one scene to the next and the laughs will absolutely keep coming faster than you can keep up with them. As Jen Saunders takes one jab after another, you will fall in love with her sense of humor, even more than you already do. Although Jennifer Saunders is typically found working alongside Dawn French, she also does some work on her own. Both of these women are extremely funny but they each have their own, unique type of comedy.
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]
It is difficult to name all of the things that are great about the Vicar of Dibley. Not only does it have Dawn French on it, it gives us more opportunities to laugh than we can count. One of the funny parts that many of us looked forward to with each episode was the joke that Dawn would tell to Alice Tinker, who was played by Emma Chambers. In this clip, Dawn is telling a joke about an inflatable boy who went to an inflatable school. The joke isn’t long but it is one that is classic Dawn French. When [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]
Have you ever listened to a conversation between art dealers? At times, it can be quite humorous when you hear it as an outsider. When you throw French and Saunders into the mix, however, it becomes so hilarious that you will not be able to control your laughter! French and Saunders are at their very best in this video clip. Not only are they doing an amazing job at imitating the insanity in the art world, they also throw in some voices that are certain to tickle your funny bone. This is a must watch video and you will love [More]
Dawn French is able to play so many different roles brilliantly that it’s sometimes difficult to know who she will be today. Of course, it is always a lot of fun to find out and in this video, you will end up laughing until you cry. After all, it’s Dawn French playing Catherine Zeta Jones, who is looking down her nose to deliver this special message. Catherine Zeta Jones is an actress who was born in September, 1969 in Wales. Her first real break came from playing on The Darling Buds of May, a Yorkshire television comedy. She is even [More]
If you spend any amount of time watching Dawn French working alongside Jennifer Saunders, you realise that they are brilliant in what they do. They just seem to have a chemistry that helps them to work together seamlessly and it makes us laugh. Of course, rarely are they ever actually playing themselves, they do much better when the poke fun at other people. This parody is one that is a perfect example. In this clip, French and Saunders are taking on the role of Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell. They meet together on the stage for a brief conversation and [More]
I can’t tell you the number of times I have laughed at what Dawn French was doing. It doesn’t seem to matter what type of show she was on, it was guaranteed to be funny. It was true of her standup routines as well as her role on the Vicar of Dibley but perhaps some of her funniest parts came when she was working with Jennifer Saunders. It seems that they were able to play off of each other so well that a laugh was always on the way. In this clip, they are doing a routine from the 1989 [More]