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Away Laughing - First Episode Television (Full Length Episode) – 1991 Comedy

Away Laughing - First Episode

Television (Full Length Episode) – 1991 Comedy

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It's amazing what you can do with a Motorhead t-shirt and an Anglia roof rack eh?
– Dr Hoon (David Downs)
I haven't had much luck lately with jobs as you know. So I've decided to get married ... and make that my job: like Diana, and Fergie and our Rachel — although I wouldn't want an old Rod, like she's got.
– Society lady Felicity
It tells you how gnarly you are.
– Scuzzo (Jon Bridges) on his digital watch
If we do a sketch down there and nobody laughs we’re not going to put it in the show. It gives them [actors] confidence that what they’re doing is funny. We're hoping it will affect the way they perform, their timing...
– Producer Dave Gibson, in a 6 May 1991 Listener interview, on why the show is filmed before a live theatre audience
No politics, absolutely none. No public figures. It’s mostly the exact opposite of a show like More Issues … We’ve done our bit, we’ve done our politics and spoofs of newsreaders and public figures.
– Producer Dave Gibson, in a 6 May 1991 Listener interview, on how the show differs from Gibson Group comedy show Public Eye