• TV comedy
  • BBC One
  • 1997
  • 1 episode

Just before Christmas, Britain is hit by a potentially lethal food crisis - "mad turkey disease". A government official seeks out the truth. Stars Kevin Whately, Keith Barron, Jack Dee, Peter Egan, Nicholas Jones and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Kevin Whately Colin Worsfold
Keith Barron Arthur Hedley
Jack Dee Pathologist
Peter Egan Peter Villiers
Nicholas Jones George Cranley
Geoffrey McGivern Geoffrey Lester
Warren Mitchell Waterboard Chairman
Pippa Guard Claire Worsfold
Matthew Delamere Ben Worsfold
Kate Maberly Pippa Worsfold
Jake Wood Androcles
Caroline Trowbridge Maureen
Morgan Jones Spike
Selina Cadell Treasury Boss
Jonathan Coy Hans Gluck
Michael Thomas Montague
Stephen Frost Gun Shop Assistant
Cas Harkins Journalist
Melissa Wilson Journalist
Tom Hollander Pipsqueak
Jason O'Mara Regional Newspaper Journalist
Sara Mair-Thomas Scientist
Mark Spalding Policeman
Suzy Aitchison Newsreader
Hugo Chandor Newsreader
Paul Broughton Security Man
Alan Igbon Security Man
Michael Fenton Stevens Gordon the Gobbler
Philip Rowlands Beardie
Howard Lew Lewis Fat Bloke
Richard Whitmore Self
Writing team
Ian Hislop Writer
Nick Newman Writer
Production team
Jimmy Mulville Director
Grainne Marmion Producer
Mary Bell Executive Producer
David M. Thompson Executive Producer
Steve Tempia Editor
Graeme Story Production Designer
Sarah Trevis Casting Director
Rob Kitzmann Director of Photography
Phoebe De Gaye Costume Designer
Philip Pope Composer

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