News Crack.

News Crack

Channel 4 sketch show clip-based topical comedy pilot. 1 pilot in 2018. Stars Michael Abubakar, Steve Brody, Sophie Duker, Taya De La Cruz and others.

News Crack.

News Crack

An anarchic, clip based topical comedy pilot from editors Mother's Best Child

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2018
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
1 Pilot
Starring
Michael Abubakar, Steve Brody, Sophie Duker, Taya De La Cruz, Candy Gigi, Francis Higgins, Maya Hulse, Alex Lowe and others
Writers
Guy Davidson and Dan Clarke
Directors
Guy Davidson and Dan Clarke
Producers
Mark Lucey, Daniel Clarke, Guy Davidson and Siobhan Newman

A fast-turnaround topical comedy that puts a subversive twist on the week's events.

The show comes from writers/producers Mother's Best Child. In a world where nothing is shocking, this is The News gone wrong with bells on, where footage is mashed and the reports are satirical sketches featuring a raft of great new comic voices

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • Antisocial Media (Working title)
  • News Bleed (Working title)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 12th July 2018 on Channel 4 at 11:05pm
Episode length
35 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 16th July 2018 at 1:10am