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Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe

  • TV factual
  • BBC Four
  • 2006 - 2009
  • 28 episodes (5 series)

TV critic and comedy writer Charlie Brooker takes a caustic look at television programmes and reveals the inner workings of the industry.

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Series 5 - Writing Special

In a writers' special, Brooker is joined by some of the best in the business to talk about how you make a TV programme actually happen. The people and pens behind Doctor Who, Father Ted, Peep Show, Life on Mars, Shameless and many more lead us through the joys and pitfalls of writing, with the added benefit of some of the best bits from the programmes.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 2nd December 2008
BBC Four
50 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 8th January 2009 12:00am BBC4

Cast & crew

Charlie Brooker Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Paul Abbott Self
Jesse Armstrong Self
Sam Bain Self
Russell T Davies Self
Tony Jordan Self
Graham Linehan Self
Writing team
Charlie Brooker Writer
Production team
Al Campbell Director
Nick Vaughan Smith Series Producer
Kufena Coulter Producer
Charlie Brooker Executive Producer
Annabel Jones Executive Producer
Damon Tai Editor
Iain Mitchell Editor

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