Brass Eye. Chris Morris. Copyright: TalkbackThames.

Brass Eye

Channel 4 sketch show. 7 episodes (1 series), 1997 - 2001. Stars Chris Morris, Mark Heap, Kevin Eldon, Doon Mackichan, David Cann, Barbara Durkin, Amelia Bullmore and others.


At the time of writing (August 2008), the 2001 Brass Eye special about paedophilia is the third most complained about TV programme in the history of UK broadcasting. The only shows to have received more complaints are Celebrity Big Brother 2007 and a screening of Jerry Springer: The Opera.