Bottom. Image shows from L to R: Richie Richard (Rik Mayall), Eddie Hitler (Adrian Edmondson). Copyright: BBC.

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BBC Two sitcom about a grotty flatshare. 18 episodes (3 series), 1991 - 1995. Stars Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson.

Series 2, Episode 4 - Parade

Richie and Eddie make £8 each for taking part in a police line-up, and intend to drink it away. When they arrive at the pub, bookmaker Larry is already drunk and soon talking of dead certs.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 22nd October 1992
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Rik Mayall Richie Richard
Adrian Edmondson Eddie Hitler
Guest cast
Lee Cornes Dick Head (Landlord)
Steven O'Donnell (as Steve O'Donnell) Spudgun
Christopher Ryan Dave Hedgehog
Robert Ashe Ralph Maxwell
Rory Bremner Mr. Brough
Brian Croucher Ted Nugent
Andy De la Tour Chief Inspector Grobbelaar
Roy Heather Mr. Man
Chris Langham Tight-Mouthed Larry
Robert Llewellyn Mr. N. Stiles
Robert McKewley P.C. Cholmondley-Smythe
Patsy Rowlands Lil Potato
Julia Sawalha Veronica Head
Writing team
Rik Mayall Writer
Adrian Edmondson Writer
Production team
Ed Bye Director
Ed Bye Producer
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