Philomena Cunk on Shakespeare

You may know Charlie Brooker only through his amazing Black Mirror programs, but savvy Brookerfen are avid viewers of his Screenwipe/Newswipe shows -- acerbic, potty-mouthed media criticism shows that feature talents of Barry Shitpeas and Philomena Cunk, a thick-skulled, oblivious, amazing deadpan comedic persona of Diane Morgan.

Cunk occasionally gets her own full-length 30-minute solo specials, like this one: Cunk on Shakespeare: 30 glorious, gut-busting minutes of anti-pompous parody of everything you've ever seen about old Bill.

(via 3 Quarks Daily)

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  1. William Shakespeare is an example of somebody who has done an amazing job and is being recognized more and more, I notice.

  2. About time old whatsisface got some recognition :wink:

  3. Nelsie says:

    Philomena, be my Valentine!

  4. I love a bit of cunk. There's another one about christmas as well if you can find it.

  5. "Do you learn just the famous bits, to be or not to be, or all the bits inbetween?"
    "No no, we learn all the bits inbetween."
    "Are you FUCKING JOKING?"
    "No, I know it's a lot..."
    "SHUT UP"

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