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Lead Balloon

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 3: 5000 Pounds

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about Rick Spleen, a disillusioned comedian and writer whose career has not gone to plan. Rick gets into a punch-up at an awards ceremony. Show more

Contributors

Rick Spleen:
Jack Dee
Graham McLean:
Ian Ashpitel
Michael:
Tony Gardner
Community Support Officer:
Owen Brazendale
Writer:
Jack Dee

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Knowing Me, Knowing You -with Alan Partridge

BBC Four

Alan Partridge lets the chat out of the bag once again in his own chat show. His 'celebrity' guests are Playboy's agony aunt, a hypnotist, and Hollywood's hottest British acting couple.

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The League of Gentlemen

BBC Four

The League of Gentlemen

Series 1

Episode 2: The Road to Royston Vasey

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Black comedy about small-town life. We meet Pop, the godfather of sweets and crisps, and Hilary Briss, a butcher with something sinister in his sausages.

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Life on Mars

BBC Four

Life on Mars

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Available for 7 months

Drama series about a detective who wakes up in what seems to be 1973. Sam discovers that Gene Hunt is planning to plant evidence to secure the conviction of an elusive criminal. Show more

Contributors

Sam Tyler:
John Simm
Annie Cartwright:
Liz White
Ray Carling:
Dean Andrews
Chris Skelton:
Marshall Lancaster
Kim Trent:
Andrew Tiernan
Producer:
Claire Parker

Regional Variations (2)

The Cult of ... Adam Adamant

BBC Four

The Cult of...

Science Fiction

Episode 1: Adam Adamant Lives!

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series looking at cult sci-fi series recalls Adam Adamant, an unwitting Edwardian time-traveller thwarting baddies while getting to grips with 1960s London. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Lead Balloon

BBC Four

Lead Balloon

Series 1

Episode 3: 5000 Pounds

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about Rick Spleen, a disillusioned comedian and writer whose career has not gone to plan. Rick gets into a punch-up at an awards ceremony. Show more

Contributors

Rick Spleen:
Jack Dee
Graham McLean:
Ian Ashpitel
Michael:
Tony Gardner
Community Support Officer:
Owen Brazendale
Writer:
Jack Dee

Regional Variations (2)

The Cult of ... Adam Adamant

BBC Four

The Cult of...

Science Fiction

Episode 1: Adam Adamant Lives!

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Series looking at cult sci-fi series recalls Adam Adamant, an unwitting Edwardian time-traveller thwarting baddies while getting to grips with 1960s London. Show more

BBC Four

About BBC Four

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