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After high school graduation, ‘Laguna Beach’ star Lauren Conrad moves to Los Angeles to work as an intern at Teen Vogue. She lives with housemates Heidi, Audrina and Whitney. Lauren and Heidi’s close friendship comes under threat beginning in Season 2 when Heidi starts dating Spencer Pratt. The infamous couple, affectionately referred to as ‘Speidi”, stage a twisted and tumultuous relationship which caused the show’s ratings to soar.
A guilty pleasure reality TV show filmed in the Hollywood Hills.
True fans may claim the ‘Beverly Hills’ edition was the best, but this was the original. Living in the gated Southern California enclave ‘Coto de Caza’, one of the wealthiest planned communities in the country, five housewives lead glamourous lives in a reality TV series inspired by scripted soap operas ‘Desperate Housewives’ and ‘Peyton Place’.
Another guilty pleasure.
Joanna Lumley’s (Patsy Stone) series of short monologues received critical acclaim for her “rich, darkly comic and beautifully observed performance” as Madison Blakelock, an idle yet optimistic divorcée at odds with her reality. At some point, she can no longer deny that her world is crumbling around her.
A series of monologues brilliantly acted by Joanne Lumley.
‘Two Fat Ladies’ was influenced by French and Saunders’ comedy writing as most episodes ended with them irreverently smoking cigarettes and consuming alcoholic beverages. Paterson and Dickson Wright sang their own theme song and took an anti-haute cuisine approach to cooking: they frequently used ingredients as clotted cream, lard and fatty meats.
Two fat ladies host a cooking show inspired by the comedy of French and Saunders.
This French and Saunders sketch series similar to ‘Absolutely Famous’ is set in the Palace of Versailles, France in 1782. Peasants are on the verge of revolt while inside the palace lives the most indulgent queen in history, not Marie Antoinette but Columbine, the Comtesse De Vache. Together with her faithful maid Lisette, the Comtesse shocks and amuses with her utter lack of morals or decorum.
Ab Fab transposed to Versailles.
These are a few TV series like ‘Absolutely Fabulous’. Tell us if you’ve got any suggestions of your own.