The Revolution Will Be Televised. Image shows from L to R: Jolyon Rubinstein, Heydon Prowse
The Revolution Will Be Televised

The Revolution Will Be Televised

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Three
  • 2012 - 2015
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Heydon Prowse and Jolyon Rubinstein take on celebrities, bankers, politicians and others in a satirical prank series. Also features Kieran O'Brien and Jo Bunting.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6

Dale Maily is at London's Gay Pride looking for some answers to homosexuality, while James and Barnaby are explaining the changes being made to the NHS under Andrew Lansley's new Health and Social Care Reform Bill.

Preview clips

Further details

The Google Home View team are out in force - in people's homes. And while the Barclays Casino comes to Canary Wharf, private school boys are out in Brixton collecting for a local charity - their school.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 26th September 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 27th September 2012 1:00am BBC3
Friday 28th September 2012 1:05am BBC3
Friday 28th September 2012 3:25am BBC3
Saturday 29th September 2012 1:30am BBC3
Sunday 30th September 2012 12:15am BBC3
Monday 1st October 2012 3:00am BBC3
Tuesday 2nd October 2012 1:30am BBC3
Wednesday 3rd October 2012 2:30am BBC3
Friday 28th December 2012 2:10am BBC3
Sunday 30th December 2012 1:50am BBC3
Friday 4th January 2013 1:30am BBC3
Sunday 14th February 2016 3:30am BBC3

Cast & crew

Heydon Prowse Host / Presenter
Jolyon Rubinstein Host / Presenter
Kieran O'Brien Narrator
Jo Bunting Narrator
Writing team
Christopher Davies Writer
Alistair Griggs Writer
Joe Wade Writer
Heydon Prowse Writer
Jolyon Rubinstein Writer
Jon Harvey Writer
Chris Atkins Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Andy Brown Director
Adam Jarmaine (as Adam Jarmain) Director
Mark Talbot Series Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Sean Hancock Executive Producer
Jason Boxall Editor
Charlie Fawcett Editor


Google Homeview

Heydon and Jolyon visit people's homes pretending to be from 'Google Homeview', wanting to map the interior of their homes to put online.

Featuring: Heydon Prowse & Jolyon Rubinstein.

The Barclays Casino

Heydon and Jolyon pose as Barclays employees to set up an impromptu casino at Barclay's HQ so they can gamble with your money.

Featuring: Heydon Prowse & Jolyon Rubinstein.

Ed Miliband gets a pat on the back

Coalition character James Twottington-Burbage gives opposition leader Ed Miliband a pat on the back.

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