TV Series created by Arthur Mathews
Toast of London
A sitcom which focuses on Steven Toast, a middle-aged actor who has a chequered past and spends more time dealing with his problems off stage rather than actually performing on it.
The show is set in 1969 in 'Swinging London' and delves into late 1960s culture and involved the characters in various ridiculous situations in this setting.
The show is based around Ray Purbbs, who is the editor of a counterculture magazine called Mouth which he produces in his flat in Notting Hill Gate.
Big Train is a surreal British television comedy sketch show created by Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan, writers of the successful sitcom Father Ted. It was first broadcast in 1998 with a second series, in which Linehan was not involved, shown in 2002.
Father Ted is an Irish comedy about 3 parish priests living on Craggy Island - a remote island, off the Irish west coast. The main four characters are Father Ted Crilly, Father Dougal Maguire and Father Jack Hackett and their housekeeper.