“Good friends of taste, do not bother. They come again, entertainment heroes who became like the stealth flagship of their channel. ”
Those words were written by a critic of Helsingin Sanomat Jukka Kajava when evaluating a set of sketches Chamomile episodes of the new season in 1999. Eight years earlier, Kummeli humor had popped into Finnish television entertainment and managed to achieve unprecedented popularity in a few years.