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Newswipe (2009–2010)
Documentary | Comedy
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Hosted and written by Charlie Brooker, this sardonic series follows and critiques both current news stories and the way television portrays them.

Stars: Charlie Brooker, Tim Key, Doug Stanhope
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Charlie Brooker Highlights The Weeks News In A Comic Fashion.

Stars: Charlie Brooker, Diane Morgan, Al Campbell
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A comedic documentary series in which Charlie Brooker uses a mix of sketches and jaw-dropping archive footage to explore the gulf between real life and television.

Stars: Charlie Brooker, Liz May Brice, Kevin Eldon
Charlie Brooker's 2010 Wipe (TV Special 2010)
Comedy
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Since you've probably already forgotten what happened this year, Charlie Brooker's 2010 Wipe is here to fill in the blanks. From the Chilean miners to the General Election, from Sherlock to... See full summary »

Director: Al Campbell
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Grace Dent, Doug Stanhope
Charlie Brooker's 2013 Wipe (TV Special 2013)
Comedy
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Before we all plunge into the depths of January despair, it is time to put on your party hat and reflect on 2013 with Charlie Brooker's annual Christmas and New Year shindig. This is a ... See full summary »

Directors: Andy Devonshire, Lorry Powles
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Jaz Ampaw-Farr, Natalie Anderson
Charlie Brooker's 2011 Wipe (TV Special 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Charlie Brooker takes a comedic look back at the hectic events of 2011 - a mad year of royal weddings, Gypsy Weddings, riots, phone-hacking and Desperate Scousewives. With contributions from Doug Stanhope, Adam Curtis and Brian Limond.

Directors: Al Campbell, Lorry Powles
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Adam Curtis, Susie Boniface
Charlie Brooker's 2014 Wipe (TV Special 2014)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Charlie Brooker covers the funny side of politics and the popular topics of 2014.

Directors: Andy Devonshire, Lorry Powles
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Bashar al-Assad, Gilad Atzmon
Charlie Brooker's 2015 Wipe (TV Special 2015)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Charlie Brooker's annual review of the year 2015's news and cultural events.

Director: Lorry Powles
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Al Campbell, Diane Morgan
Charlie Brooker's 2016 Wipe (TV Special 2016)
Comedy | News
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Charlie Brooker takes a satirical look at the biggest news stories of 2016.

Director: Lorry Powles
Stars: Muhammad Ali, Kirstie Allsopp, Ed Balls
Charlie Brooker's 2012 Wipe (TV Special 2013)
Comedy
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Charlie Brooker takes an irreverent look back at 2012. It was a busy year crammed full of Olympian events, including the jubilee, some elections, pussy riots, exposed regal flesh, The Valleys and also some actual Olympian events.

Directors: Andrew Chaplin, Lucy Forbes
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Al Campbell, Diane Morgan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A few hours before the polls open, Charlie Brooker presents an irreverent look back at the 2015 general election campaign, mixing the big stories with the funniest and strangest moments ... See full summary »

Director: Lorry Powles
Stars: Natalie Bennett, Adam Bolton, Russell Brand
Gameswipe (TV Movie 2009)
Documentary | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Charlie Brooker sets his caustic sights on video games. Expect acerbic comment as he looks at the various genres, how they have changed since their early conception and how the media ... See full summary »

Director: Al Campbell
Stars: Charlie Brooker, Dara O Briain, Graham Linehan
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Charlie Brooker ...  Himself / ... 27 episodes, 2006-2009
Al Campbell Al Campbell ...  Barry Shitpeas / ... 16 episodes, 2006-2009
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Possibly the funniest program on television.
10 April 2007 | by jsbeckwithSee all my reviews

This program is possibly one of the funniest program on television. Brooker bitingly analyses TV and (very occasionally) doles out praise. But mainly the fun comes from when he gets on obscure or dire programming and subjects it to his sarcasm. That's where the fun begins. He is the most sarcastic person that I've yet to see on television. He is so scathing that occasionally I actually gasp and laugh at his comments; practically a first for me: this man is that good.

Overall, one of the funniest programs on television. And one of the greatest cases for leaving in all the crap of it: let this man comment on it for evermore.


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