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Don't Watch That Watch This

Don't Watch That Watch This

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Four
  • 2005 - 2006
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Satire using recent and archive footage cut together out-of-context to present an alternative version of news and events. Stars John Fortune, Alex Lowe, Lewis Macleod, Lucy Montgomery, Adam Buxton and Kate O'Sullivan

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Series 2, Episode 5

It's the wrap party for clay icon Morph at the end of a long shoot in the animation studio, George Bush is in candid mood about Europe, and a young Jack Straw pops up on What's My Line? to confuse everyone. Once again the great and the good suffer the death of a thousand edits at the hands of the team of the ever industrious DWTWT film monkeys.

Further details

Jose Mourinho gets the cold shoulder from an impressed floor manager, Jeremy Paxman gets the wrong hat on again, as he referees a tense University Challenge battle, Trinny and Susannah take on each other, and a bout of narcolepsy hits John Prescott as he fields questions from John Humphreys.

Broadcast details

Thursday 8th December 2005
BBC Four
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Lewis Macleod Various
Lucy Montgomery Various
Adam Buxton Various
Writing team
Geoff Atkinson Writer
Steve Connelly Writer (Additional Material)
Lewis Macleod Writer (Additional Material)
Lucy Montgomery Writer (Additional Material)
Adam Buxton Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Steve Connelly Producer
Geoff Atkinson Producer
Lucy Lumsden Executive Producer
Paul McAleavey Editor
Dom Clasby Production Designer

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