Daring 1980s alternative comedy sketch show that helped launch the careers of a number of British comedians. Often parodies the channel it aired on. Recurring characters include Terry and Wang-Wang - a pair of swearing Pandas.
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Series cast summary:
Julia Hills Julia Hills ...  Various Roles 22 episodes, 1984-1988
Rory McGrath Rory McGrath ...  Various Roles 22 episodes, 1984-1988
Jimmy Mulville ...  Various Roles 22 episodes, 1984-1988
Philip Pope Philip Pope ...  Various Roles 22 episodes, 1984-1988
Tony Robinson ...  Various Roles 22 episodes, 1984-1988
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Daring 1980s alternative comedy sketch show that helped launch the careers of a number of British comedians. Often parodies the channel it aired on. Recurring characters include Terry and Wang-Wang - a pair of swearing Pandas.

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1 November 1983 (UK) See more »

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(22 episodes) | (9 episodes)

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A forgotten classic
11 February 2018 | by richardjp-17225See all my reviews

This was sheer brilliance. Writers from "Not the Nine O'Clock News" and "Alas Smith & Jones" were involved in writing for this one. One of my favourite sketches was the guys in the Indian restaurant trying to impress the girl by eating the hottest curry. Favourite song was Pope's "Humans are stupid" sung by dolphins.


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