We’re sad to announce that comedian Rik Mayall has died at the age of 56. Rik Mayall was famous for his roles in The Young Ones, and Bottom during the 90s, and more recently took up the role of Captain Flashheart in Blackadder. Here are some of the best Rik Mayall quotes and jokes.
We will keep you up to date with the cause of his death, but for now, we’d like to look back on some of Rik Mayall’s best quotes, jokes, and brilliant comedic moments.
“I don’t have moments of weakness. I’m Rik Mayall.” Rik Mayall on life.
“Treat your kite like your woman – Get inside her twice a day and take her to heaven and back”, Rik Mayall as Captain Flashheart, Blackadder
“Am I pleased to see you, or have I a Kanoe in my pocket”, Rik Mayall as Captain Flashheart, Blackadder
“Other people get moody in their forties and fifties – men get the male menopause. I missed the whole thing. I was just really happy.” Rik Mayall on life.
That one when The Young Ones go on University Challenge…
“I would love to do more on the stage; having actual contact with the audience is great. You can give them a good seeing to!” Rik Mayall on acting.
“Bigger Than Hitler is because I made so many more sitcoms than Hitler ever made. It`s just vast. Videos of me have been watched in countries that weren`t invented when he was around. It`s just a fact of who I am.” Rik Mayall on apt title choices.
“I’ve normally got loads of birds, but there was a coach crash last week and I lost 40 of ’em.” Rik Mayall on dating.
“I was in a coma for five days – I was dead longer than Jesus before he was raised from the dead.” Rik Mayall on religion.