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Space Hacks

BBC Radio 7 sitcom. 8 episodes (2 series), 2007 - 2008. Stars Dan Mersh, Tim Key, Dan Tetsell and Prunella Scales.

Space Hacks

Sci-fi sitcom about Charlie Palmer and Moog Johnson, reporters for intergalatic news corporation IGN

2007 - 2008
BBC Radio 7
8   (2 series)
Dan Mersh, Tim Key, Dan Tetsell and Prunella Scales
Stuart Sumner and Ian Simons
Victoria Lloyd

Charlie Palmer and Moog Johnson are reporters for IGN, an intergalactic news corporation reporting on alien life under the strict governance of their boss, Korg, They operate from a space ship called the Indolent disguised as a hedge on Clapham Common. Their hideaway comes complete with a computer, Mother, whose baking programme has gone into overdrive.

Sadly, Charlie and Moog have quite a lot of trouble with the 'Space' part of their job. Instead of going into space, they just report things from an Earth perspective. Charlie just wants to leave his job, while Moog wants to travel across the universe.

Production Details

Production company
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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 10th February 2007 on BBC Radio 7 at 6:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 22nd March 2008 on BBC Radio 7 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Friday 26th August 2011 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra