5 of the funniest British TV Comedy clips you’ve probably never seen

Everyone in America has heard of Monty Python and Ricky Gervais but what about some other gems of comedy that haven’t made it to America and into the mainstream.

Here is a quick list of clips for 5 of the funniest and very British comedy shows that Americans need to see, right after watching Modern Family.

1. The League of Gentleman

2. The Mighty Boosh “Tale of the Crack Fox”

3. The Royle Family

4. Peep Show

5. The Day Today

Blimey! is your daily dose of British news and features for anglophiles everywhere. This article was carefully written by Tim Holt, a British actor and author based in North Carolina. He misses England very much indeed, but also loves America too. Forever torn between two magnificent slices of sod.