Noel may have missed out, but 20 new characters have been added to the award-winning gagathon, which has already spawned a host of catchphrases
, including "Brilliant
ANNE Robinson's cruel catchphrase
on the hit quizshow The Weakest Link has proved a fashion hit.
Though unlike most catchphrases
which become popular it has a nasty edge to it.
Ross believes comedy catchphrases
are dying out as shows move more towards characterisation.
are associated with comedians, film stars and politicians.
DeFOREST KELLEY Chief Medical Officer Bones McCoy His catchphrase
was "he's dead, Jim".
According to the Oxford Dictionary of Catchphrases
these range from the foreign weathergirl's description 'scorchio', to the leering clothes shop workers, 'suits you sir'.
His lawyers have made substantially more through suing people who rip off his catchphrase
CHEWIN' THE FAT stars Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill are killing off one of their lighthouse keepers - and his Gonnae No Dae That catchphrase
which sparked the sales of millions of bouquets has blossomed into the best advertising slogan ever, according to a survey.
Like Little Britain, Pobol y Cwm has also coined many memorable catchphrases
over the last 30 years including Meic Pierce's immortal catchphrase
that sold millions of bouquets of flowers has blossomed into the best advertising slogan ever, according to a survey.
SIR -Anthony Barnes' article on greatest comedy catchphrases
(The Western Mail, July 10) made interesting reading.
Danger Mouse's most famous catchphrases
were "Good grief
He also embellished the end of his catchphrases
with a funny little noise which we all copied.