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Trigger Happy TV 

Trigger Happy TV follows Dom Joly as he unleashes his twisted humour on the unsuspecting British public.
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Dom Joly ...  Various Characters 26 episodes, 2000-2016
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Trigger Happy TV follows Dom Joly as he unleashes his twisted humour on the unsuspecting British public.

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Official Sites:

Channel 4 [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Englishmen and Other Animals See more »

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(14 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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Quotes

Various Characters: This time there will be no projectile vomiting.
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Alternate Versions

Almost all music has been changed for the show's airing in the US on Comedy Central. Some additional cuts have been made for content. See more »

Connections

Remade as Trigger Happy TV (2003) See more »

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Eat your heart out candid camera....
6 March 2003 | by gnasher1001See all my reviews

Dom Jolly, what can you say? He thinks of the stupidest things to do........... and does them. Never has someone acting so dumb (but still being extremely intelligent) been so funny. The exterminator coming round to get rid of the rat, only to find a man dressed in a giant rat suit reading a paper, and also interviewing Peter Stringfellow while unloading giant boxes of "Peter Stringfellow's Musk" and g-strings etc. in the background, the list goes on. If you think getting the DVD will make it annoying, think again - the commentary makes it more hilarious as Dom gives you the details of their antics and any problems etc. and it makes the scenes even more hilarious.

Genius.


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