Image shows from L to R: Rik Mayall, Adrian Edmondson
Hooligan's Island

Hooligan's Island

  • TV sitcom that was never made
  • BBC Two
  • 2013
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Bottom sequel starring Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson as Richie Rich and Eddie Hitler, marooned on tropical hell-hole Hooligan's Island. Stars Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson.

Press clippings

Lost series of Bottom never released

TV bosses were said to be planning a new series of Bottom that would have shown the characters as older men. However plans were axed following the tragic death of actor Rik Mayall.

Mark Jefferies, The Mirror, 13th April 2021

Mayall & Edmondson writing Hooligan's Island TV series

The Young Ones stars Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson are writing a TV series based on the premise of Hooligan's Island, their 1997 Bottom stage show.

British Comedy Guide, 19th August 2012

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