Airs Next: Channel 4 at Monday 8:30 PM (30 min.) Status: Ended Premiered: January 5, 1989 Last Aired: December 19, 1994 Show Category: Comedy Desmond's is centered around Desmond Ambrose played by Norman Beaton. Desmond owns a barber shop in Peckham, London which is a local gathering place for a group of West Indian immigrants.
Little hairdressing gets done, as this is more a meeting place than a barber shop. This is one of the most successful home grown sitcoms Channel 4 has ever screened. Desmods is a great comedy movie. The person that cracks me up the most is Porkpie.