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 - Christmas Special

Katherine Jenkins and friends sing the Christmas No. 1s, with Liza Minnelli and Amy Winehouse popping up for special appearances.

Further details

Debra Stephenson as Joanna Lumley. Debra Stephenson. Copyright: BBC.

Elsewhere, Lady Gaga is forced to leave a party early when she realises her outfit isn't unique; and Julie Walters and Richard Wilson appear in a Dickens drama.

Ian Hislop meets Santa and old favourite Ross Kemp investigates a gang who run a seasonal extortion racket.

Over at the Microsoft Office they are also getting into the Christmas spirit. Meanwhile, Simon helps Cheryl with her texting etiquette - just how many kisses is it polite to sign off with? And Tim Burton and his life partner prepare for Christmas Day.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 23rd December 2010
Time
10:35pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jon Culshaw Various
Debra Stephenson Various
Simon Greenall Ensemble Actor
Jiggy Bhore Ensemble Actor
Tony Way Ensemble Actor
Jack Brough Ensemble Actor
Tara Flynn Ensemble Actor
Richard Lumsden Ensemble Actor
Rosalyn Wright Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Giles Pilbrow Writer
Ben Ward Writer
Laurence Rickard Writer
Jon Holmes 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
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Richard Webb Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Script Editor
Anil Gupta Writer
Richard Pinto Writer
James Bishop Writer
Chris Douch Writer
Dale Shaw Writer
Production team
Angie De Chastelai Smith Director
Richard Webb Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Nick Watts Editor
Simon Rogers Production Designer
Glenn Gregory Composer
Keith Lowndes Composer

Videos

Tim Burton's Christmas

Tim Burton and Helena Bonham Carter celebrate a terribly awful festive season - featuring Johnny Depp of course.

Featuring: Jon Culshaw, Debra Stephenson.

Daniel Craig the salesman

Daniel Craig tries his hand at being a mobile phone salesman. If you are looking for a phone with Bond style gadgets, Daniel Craig is putting his 007 skills to the test - and he'll get you free texts.

Featuring: Jon Culshaw, Tony Way.

Ross Kemp on Carol Singers

Ross infiltrates the dangerous realm of Carol Singers and risks his life to discover what life is like when you are part of their gang.

Featuring: Jon Culshaw.

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