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 3, Episode 3

The Revolution Will Be Televised. Image shows from L to R: Heydon Prowse, Jolyon Rubinstein. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions
Street magician Alternator 'disappears' the belongings of some Wall Street bankers. James and Barnaby use their visit to the United Nations to declare war on behalf of Britain. 'Kinky' Dutch TV personalities Raffa and Ralph have a drug-fuelled fetish party at a pharmaceutical corporation and Nigel Farage comes face to face with Lenny Henry, sort of.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Tuesday 21st October 2014
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 22nd October 2014 1:00am BBC3
Thursday 23rd October 2014 12:30am BBC3
Saturday 25th October 2014 1:00am BBC3
Saturday 25th October 2014 3:30am BBC3
Sunday 26th October 2014 1:35am BBC3
Sunday 26th October 2014 11:15pm BBC3
Monday 27th October 2014 2:00am BBC3
Monday 1st December 2014 3:00am BBC3
Tuesday 23rd December 2014 2:30am BBC3
Saturday 17th January 2015 2:30am BBC3

Cast & crew

Heydon Prowse Host / Presenter
Jolyon Rubinstein Host / Presenter
Kieran O'Brien Narrator
Jo Bunting Narrator
Guest cast
Mona Yousefi Ensemble Actor
Kevin Garry Ensemble Actor
Paul Garner Narrator
Writing team
Christopher Davies Writer
Alistair Griggs Writer
Joe Wade Writer
Heydon Prowse Writer
Jolyon Rubinstein Writer
Jon Harvey Writer
Production team
Tommy Forbes (as Tom Forbes) Director
Errol Etiene DV Director
Andy Brown Series Producer
Rebecca Fleckney Producer
Mark Talbot Executive Producer
Joe Haughey Editor
Dan Nelson Editor
Jamie Home Editor
Isabel Boots Production Manager


Anyone want some money?

It's payback time for Vince Cable, who sold the Royal Mail in such a way it allegedly left the tax payer out of pocket to the tune of millions of pounds.

Featuring: Heydon Prowse & Jolyon Rubinstein.

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