While fellow performers Rowan Atkinson and Pamela Stevenson then struck out on their own: one starring in Blackadder, the other forsaking TV for a new career in psychology, Smith and Jones opted to stick with sketch comedy and in doing so formed one of the strongest comedy double acts on British TV.
Last Episode10x06 Griff's accident Aired: Oct. 14, 1998
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Series Fun Facts
- In the show, Mel Smith is the guy everybody likes, whilst Griff Rhys-Jones is the guy everybody dislikes.
- Mel Smith and Griff Rhys-Jones did the 1985 science fiction comedy feature film "Morons from Outer Space" between Series 1 and 2 of the show.
- The Home-Made Xmas Video (1987) is a spin-off of Alas Smith and Jones and is based on the dysfunctional family camcorder sketches in Series 3.