The comedy writer Graham Linehan has said categorically that he does want his new sitcom The Walshes (BBC Four, Thursday, 10pm) compared to Mrs Brown's Boys, so let's compare his new sitcom The Walshes to Mrs Brown's Boys.
More than nine million people tuned in to last night's episode of Sherlock to see the master detective come back to life after a seemingly fatal fall in the last series.
BBC Scotland comedy Mrs Brown's Boys has topped the Xmas Day ratings table.
MRS BROWN's Boys is the shock TV sitcom success of the decade.
It takes a very clever actor to play stupid entirely
convincingly, to offer the perfect foil to the sitcom star.