If I could go back and do Little Britain again, I wouldn’t make those jokes about transvestites. I wouldn’t play black characters. Basically, I wouldn’t make that show now. It would upset people. We made a more cruel kind of comedy than I’d do now.
Nevertheless, some people were absolutely fuming that the BBC was enacting a “terrifying assault on our history and our minds”, in the words of one certain conservative commentator.
Some people were shocked by the decision...
@MartinDaubney The point of Little Britain was to show Britains diversity. It had the the toffs, chavs, gays, trans… https://t.co/akEVwCKIuY