Matt Lucas is set to release song Merry Christmas, Baked Potato to raise money for a food charity after being inspired by Marcus Rashford
The Luther star said the shows should still be screened to show people 'what they're getting into'.
Rebel Wilson has said the removal of her former flatmate Matt Lucas' show 'Little Britain' from streaming services is 'crazy'.
'The League of Gentlemen' has been removed from Netflix along with four of Australian comedian Chris Lilley's shows, all of which feature brown or blackface.
'Little Britain' has been taken down from multiple on-demand services, with the BBC stating 'times have changed' since it first aired.
Lucas says: 'We need to sit down and work out who we are bringing back and who we aren’t'
The 'Little Britain' funnyman admitted "You’d definitely do it differently because it’s a different time."
David Walliams was branded “racist” by some Twitter users after dressing up as Kim Jong-un for Halloween – but he has brushed off the backlash.
Matt Lucas was devastated when his ex-husband Kevin McGee took his own life at the age of 32 in 2009. The 43-year-old comedic actor has rarely spoken about the tragedy and how he recovered, but has written an autobiography entitled ‘Little Me, my life from A—Z’, in which he talks about bullying, ‘Little Britain’ and the suicide of his ex-lover. Matt says he tried to “distract himself” from the trauma by sleeping with various men he met online, as he thought it was better than turning to drink or drugs to help him cope.
A FATHER and son armed robbery pair launched a ‘ruthless’ raid on a post office – disguised as characters from Little Britain. Declan Pick, then 17, pushed his father, Martin, 38, into the village store in a wheelchair – like the characters 'Lou and Andy’. Despite their 'carefully planned, ruthless and violent operation’ they were caught due to the 'pluck’ of post master Anthony Williams.