Posts Tagged ‘Griff Rhys Jones’

I have already posted a couple of sketches from Rowan Atkinson’s 1986 one man show, here and here. Today I thought I would post this wonderful sketch from Not The Nine O’Clock News, which launched his career. In this sketch, Constable Savage is played by Griff Rhys Jones, one of the co-stars of Not The Nine O’Clock News (along with Mel Smith and Pamela Stephenson).


This sketch is pretty self-explanatory, it was a parody of the criticism the London Metropolitan Police was subject to in the late 1970s and early 1980s of institutionalised racism.


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