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The Peter Serafinowicz Show

BBC Two sketch show. 8 episodes (1 series), 2007 - 2008. Stars Peter Serafinowicz, Bronagh Gallagher, Alex Lowe, Paul Putner, Catherine Shepherd, Belinda Stewart-Wilson, Matt Berry and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 4th October 2007

Fast-paced sketch show in which Peter Serafinowicz and friends send up the best and worst of today's television. This programme introduces the UK's most incompetent lawyer, plus Michael Caine teaches a group of students how to act, Chris Tarrant hosts the exciting new game show Heads or Tails, and a robot talk-show host tries to solve human problems.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 11th October 2007

Impersonations include Simon Cowell dishing out frank advice to young hopefuls in his latest talent show, Al Pacino teaching a group of actors how to cry on screen with the help of his pet ant Limpy, and Ringo Starr remembering The Beatles' last No 1 hit, Number Two. Plus bumbling businessman Brian Butterfield sets up his own detective agency.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 18th October 2007

This week Darth Vadar meets his ideal woman, Brian Butterfield unveils his latest business venture, Kevin Spacey teaches a group of acting students how to audition and Ringo Starr recollects his attempt at a Bond theme tune.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 25th October 2007

This week Poirot and Miss Marple team up to solve a murder mystery and discover more than the identity of the murderer; Al Pacino unveils his new stage musical version of The Godfather; and Ringo Starr remembers the first time he heard John Lennon's Imagine.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 1st November 2007

Brian Butterfield invites you to come and stay at his new hotel, Robert DeNiro teaches a group of acting students how to improvise and Noel Edmonds unveils his scary new Game Show, Dead or Un-Dead.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 8th November 2007

Marlon Brando teaches a group of acting students how to master comedy. Ringo Starr remembers Paul McCartney's controversial Christmas song. Michael-6 tries to help a young boy cope with his parents' divorce. And 1940s gameshow Who Would Like To Win £100? is unearthed from the archives.


Special: The Peter Serafinowicz Show... Best Of

First broadcast: Saturday 13th December 2008

The very best moments from series one. Starring Peter Serafinowicz in a series of character, impression, and TV parody sketches.


Special: The Peter Serafinowicz Christmas Show

First broadcast: Tuesday 23rd December 2008

A Christmas Special spin-off of the show. Peter Serafinowicz stars in a fast-paced mix of character and impression led sketches.