Colin's Sandwich

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Colin's Sandwich
Genre Comedy
Created by Terry Kyan
Paul Smith
Directed by John Kilby
Starring Mel Smith
Louisa Rix
Tony Haase
Andrew Robertson
Mike Grady
Lee Cornes
Nicholas Ball
Lindsay Duncan
Annette Crosbie
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 12
Producer(s) Jamie Rix
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel BBC2
Original run 18 October 1988 (1988-10-18) – 16 February 1990 (1990-02-16)

Colin's Sandwich is a British sitcom, broadcast on BBC2 in 1988 and 1990, which stars Mel Smith as Colin Watkins, a British Rail clerk who aspired to be a horror writer. The show was written by Paul Smith and Terry Kyan and ran for two series of six episodes (18 October–22 November 1988 and 12 January–16 February 1990). In the second series, Colin manages to achieve some small successes as a writer.

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