Excerpt from a documentary about the making of the award winning BBC Radio 4 comedy staring Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson & Simon Day from The Fast Show along with Lucy Montgomery, Rhys Thomas, Amelia Bullmore and Felix Dexter.2006.

Produced & Directed by Michael Cumming.

Alistair McGowan & Ronni Ancona

Paul Whitehouse & Friends - Down The Line

Clip from series 1 of Alistair McGowan’s Big Impression.

Directed by Michael Cumming. 2000

Alistair McGowan - Henman & Rusedski

Clip from series 1 of Alistair McGowan’s Big Impression.

Written by Tony Roche

Directed by Michael Cumming. 2000

Charlie Higson stars in this 20 second version of the Hitchcock classic. With illustrations by Mike Nicholson, Animation by Iain Armstrong, Music by Richard Lewis. Written & Directed by Michael Cumming

Charlie Higgson - Psycho

Three clips from this 1999 series based around the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. Featuring early performances and interviews with - Matt Lucas, David Walliams & Johnny Vegas. Also featuring Bernie Clifton and presented by Jack Dee.

Clips & Title Sequence - directed by Michael Cumming.
Produced By Ted Dowd. Series Producer Myfanwy Moore.

A selection of other comedy related clips. A commercial for Motorolla, shot in Texas. Some great early footage of Johnny Vegas, Matt Lucas & David Walliams in Montreal, some Fast Show stars as you’ve never seen them and a couple of sketches from Alistair McGowan’s Big Impression - winner of the 2000 Comedy Awards.

Some other stuff

Jack Dee’s Full Mountie - Johnny Vegas, Lucas & Walliams

Michael has made several commercials over the years. This one shot in Texas with his old producer from RCA days - Ben Swaffer (Stella Street, The Comic Strip).

The production took over a whole town near Huston for a few days.

Production company - Jack Strong

Voice over by Peter Serafinowicz

Motorola V Box Commercial - Hands Up Texas