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.

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Series 2, Episode 2

In Brussels, Barnaby tries to convince James about the pros of staying allied to the EU.

Preview clips

Further details

The Revolution Will Be Televised. Image shows from L to R: Heydon Prowse, Boris Johnson. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions

A glass ceiling is installed in various Middle Eastern embassies to help keep women in their place.

Dale Maily attends a sex expo, Nigel Farage meets a receipt-wielding James Twottington-Burbage, and Ed Miliband and Ewan Jeffries finally get to meet.

Broadcast details

Sunday 17th November 2013
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 18th November 2013 12:40am BBC3
Tuesday 19th November 2013 12:10am BBC3
Wednesday 20th November 2013 1:40am BBC3
Friday 22nd November 2013 1:30am BBC3
Sunday 24th November 2013 3:00am BBC3
Sunday 12th January 2014 11:25pm BBC1
Monday 13th January 2014 12:10am BBC1 Scot
Thursday 16th October 2014 12:30am BBC3
Thursday 18th December 2014 2:10am 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)
Pat Davey Writer (Additional Material)
Kate Smurthwaite Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Daniel Lucchesi Director
Mark Talbot Series Producer
Rebecca Fleckney Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Jason Boxall Editor
Joe Haughey Editor
Dan Nelson Editor


BBCOMGWTF with Katie Price

Zam Smith meets Katie Price at her book launch.

View this clip on the BBC website

Embassy gets a new glass ceiling

Several embassies get a new glass ceiling to keep women in their place.

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Heydon Prowse.

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