The Impressions Show With Culshaw & Stephenson. Image shows from L to R: Debra Stephenson, Jon Culshaw. Copyright: BBC.

The Impressions Show With Culshaw & Stephenson

BBC One sketch show. 20 episodes (3 series), 2009 - 2011. Stars Jon Culshaw, Debra Stephenson, Jess Robinson, Simon Greenall, Thomas Nelstrop, Michael Bertenshaw, Jiggy Bhore and others.

Series 2, Episode 4

Bill Gates doesn't take it too well when he discovers that one of his employees has a phone from a rival company.

Further details

Jon Culshaw as Bill Gates. Jon Culshaw. Copyright: BBC.

This week Ant is sent into a panic and calls the police when Dec goes missing for five minutes; Boris Johnson holds a press conference to apologise; Katie gets called into the school to discuss her daughter's homework; Philip Schofield still feels guilty about sharing the sofa with Holly Willoughby; and Pat Butcher hints at just what will be in her memoirs...

Meanwhile, Bill Gates doesn't take it too well when he discovers that one of his employees has a phone from a rival company.

Other celebrity impressions include Steven Gerrard, the Top Gear presenters, Anne Robinson, Harry Hill and Janet Street-Porter.

Broadcast details

Sunday 5th December 2010
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jon Culshaw Various
Debra Stephenson Various
Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
Simon Greenall Ensemble Actor
Thomas Nelstrop Ensemble Actor
Jiggy Bhore Ensemble Actor
Tony Way Ensemble Actor
Tara Flynn Ensemble Actor
Richard Lumsden Ensemble Actor
Rosalyn Wright Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Ainsley Harriott Self
George Jeffrie Ensemble Actor
Marian McLoughlin Ensemble Actor
Belinda Stewart-Wilson Ensemble Actor
Michael Fenner Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Giles Pilbrow Writer
Ben Ward Writer
Joel Morris Writer
Jason Hazeley Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Nev Fountain Writer
Fay Rusling Writer
Oriane Messina Writer
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Steven Burge (as Steve Burge) Writer
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Richard Webb Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Script Editor
James Bishop Writer
Chris Douch Writer
Production team
Angie De Chastelai Smith Director
Richard Webb Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer


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