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Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

BBC Four factual. 29 episodes (5 series), 2006 - 2009. Stars Charlie Brooker and Al Campbell.

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Series 2 (2006)

Following the success of the pilot run, more episodes were commissioned for the summer, including a special about American television. At the end of 2006 there was also a new Christmas special and the first Screenwipe review of the year.

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Series 3 (2007)

Screenwipe returned for a third series in February 2007. Amongst the topics looked at were computer games, TV ratings and the skills TV presenters need.

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Series 4 (2007)

In September 2007 Brooker tackled various subjects, from the 'TV fakery' scandals to the production tricks used in reality TV shows.

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Series 5 (2008)

There were six episodes of Screenwipe in 2008, including a much-praised hour long 'writing special' in which Brooker talked to various famous TV writers about the craft.

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