KYTV is the BBC comedy show which parodied Sky satellite television, which when it first started on Britain was pilloried for its cheapness and lack of content.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Helen Atkinson Wood ...  Anna Daptor / ... 19 episodes, 1989-1993
Angus Deayton ...  Mike Channel / ... 19 episodes, 1989-1993
Michael Fenton Stevens Michael Fenton Stevens ...  Martin Brown / ... 19 episodes, 1989-1993
Geoffrey Perkins Geoffrey Perkins ...  Mike Flex / ... 19 episodes, 1989-1993
Philip Pope Philip Pope ...  Continuity Announcer / ... 19 episodes, 1989-1993
Geoffrey McGivern Geoffrey McGivern ...  Clifford Halliwell / ... 8 episodes, 1989-1993
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KYTV is the BBC comedy show which parodied Sky satellite television, which when it first started on Britain was pilloried for its cheapness and lack of content.

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A headlong chase for ratings at the expense of quality

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UK

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English

Release Date:

12 May 1989 (UK) See more »

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(19 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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A TV version of the 1980s radio series "Radio Active" which lampooned commercial radio stations. The characters from Radio Active moved to the then-new field of satellite TV. See more »

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[An advertisement is shown]
Voice-over: Buy a KYTV satellite dish, and you could win a family holiday to Paris...A year's supply of Versace clothing...And, you could live forever.... That's right, everlasting life could be yours, when you buy a KYTV Satellite Dish.
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Featured in The Comedy Vaults: BBC2's Hidden Treasure (2014) See more »

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11 August 2018 | by Dal_CyrusSee all my reviews

Anyone struggling to find dvd's of this (They sell for between 30 and 80 quid on amazon) just go to YouTube, everything is there in a play list, tried my luck and was shocked to find them all there, quality is not amazing but it is 30 years old!


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