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Mock The Week Looks Back At...

BBC Two panel show. 10 episodes (1 series) in 2013. Stars Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Frankie Boyle, Rory Bremner, Andy Parsons, Chris Addison and Russell Howard.

Series 1, Episode 2 - Animals

Highlights include a return to Monsoon Poultry Hospital, Tina the Tortoise on wheels, tales of Hugh Dennis's cat and a quite remarkable stand-up set from the inimitable Frankie Boyle.

Broadcast details

Sunday 10th March 2013
30 minutes
1.23 million viewers (6.30% audience share)

Full synopsis

Performers include: Dara O Briain, Chris Addison, Frankie Boyle, Hugh Dennis, Russell Howard, Andy Parsons, David Mitchell, Jack Whitehall, Rhod Gilbert, Milton Jones, Ed Byrne, Adam Hills and Greg Davies.


  1. Friday 21st February 2014 at 21.00
  2. Sunday 2nd March 2014 at 00.05 on BBC2 Wales
  3. Wednesday 30th April 2014 at 22.00
  4. Sunday 6th December 2015 at 22.30

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dara O Briain Self (Archive Material)
Hugh Dennis Self (Archive Material)
Frankie Boyle Self (Archive Material)
Andy Parsons Self (Archive Material)
Chris Addison Self (Archive Material)
Russell Howard Self (Archive Material)
Guest cast
Adam Hills Self (Archive Material)
Ed Byrne Self (Archive Material)
Jo Caulfield Self (Archive Material)
Greg Davies Self (Archive Material)
Gary Delaney Self (Archive Material)
Rhod Gilbert Self (Archive Material)
Milton Jones Self (Archive Material)
Zoe Lyons Self (Archive Material)
Lucy Porter Self (Archive Material)
Mark Steel Self (Archive Material)
Holly Walsh Self (Archive Material)
Gina Yashere Self (Archive Material)
Marcus Brigstocke Self (Archive Material)
Carl Donnelly Self (Archive Material)
Miles Jupp Self (Archive Material)
Shappi Khorsandi Self (Archive Material)
Fred MacAulay Self (Archive Material)
David Mitchell Self (Archive Material)
Andi Osho Self (Archive Material)
Tom Stade Self (Archive Material)
Seann Walsh Self (Archive Material)
Jack Whitehall Self (Archive Material)
Writing team
Simon Bullivant Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Punt Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Geraldine Dowd Director
Dan Patterson Series Producer
Ewan Phillips Producer
Ruth Wallace Producer
Pinki Chambers Exec Producer
Jed Leventhall Exec Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
Other cast & crew
Ewan Phillips Compilation Producer

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