Little Britain Charity DVD Breaks Records
By James Wray Feb 18, 2005, 18:11 GMT
Singer Robbie Williams (center) joins the Little Britain team at a publicity shoot
The charity special has become HMV's fastest-selling DVD ever, selling over 110,000 copies in four days.
A Comic Relief spokesman said: "We've been blown away with the amazing response to the DVD. The money raised from these sales will make a real difference to people in the UK and Africa."
Matt Lucas and David Walliams, wrote ten special sketches for a the DVD, with celebrity fans like Sir Elton John, George Michael, Robbie Williams, Simon Callow and Trisha all getting the "Little Britain" treatment.
As a bonus, the DVD also includes previously unseen "Little Britain" out takes as well as an exclusive interview with Matt and David. They talk to Jamie Theakston about the incredible success of their show and their support for Comic Relief and Red Nose Day.