Surreal sitcom with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. A series of anarchic affairs featuring the uninvited lodgers and guests that cause chaos and disruption in their home.
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Vic Reeves Vic Reeves ...  Vic 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Bob Mortimer Bob Mortimer ...  Bob 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Matt Berry ...  Beef 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Morgana Robinson ...  Julie 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Dan Renton Skinner Dan Renton Skinner ...  Bosh 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Daniel Simonsen Daniel Simonsen ...  Erik 13 episodes, 2014-2015
Ellie White Ellie White ...  Rachel 6 episodes, 2015
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Surreal sitcom with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. A series of anarchic affairs featuring the uninvited lodgers and guests that cause chaos and disruption in their home.

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The BBC dropped Vic and Bobs long running Shooting Stars quiz show because of funding cuts, but two years later got them back for this surreal sitcom. See more »

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30 Minutes of Fun, that doesn't take itself too serious
29 December 2014 | by jerrybishopvirginmediaSee all my reviews

I read through some of the less favorably reviews on here and feel they may not fully understand what the show is about.

Vic and Bob are never what they seem, and either is their humor. If people watched the recent Christmas Special, they will realize that House of Fools is not only a Sitcom, but a little bit of a parody on sitcoms.

I really enjoyed House of Fools because it really bough together a lot of elements and styles of comedian in a gorgeous 30minute time slot- I instantly fell in love with the characters, Vic and Bob are Vic and Bob, but a little less surreal and convey themselves more as people rather than slap stick comedy characters.

For fan's there are brief moments of nostalgia as Vic and Bob write in some of their more memorable lines from previous shows. I did show this to my partner who isn't from the UK and who has never seen Vic and Bob and really enjoyed a good 30minutes of fun that doesn't take itself too seriously.


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