Ripping Yarns. Michael Palin. Copyright: BBC.

Ripping Yarns

BBC Two sitcom. 9 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 1976 - 1979. Stars Michael Palin and Terry Jones.

Ripping Yarns. Image shows from L to R: Michael Palin, Terry Jones. Copyright: BBC.

Ripping Yarns

Series of comic plays written by and starring Pythons Terry Jones and Michael Palin

Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
1976 - 1979
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
9   (1 pilot + 2 series)
Starring
Michael Palin and Terry Jones
Writers
Michael Palin and Terry Jones
Director
Jim Franklin

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Tomkinson's Schooldays (Pilot title)
Laugh track
None

Location

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 27th September 1977 on BBC Two at 9pm
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 24th October 1979 on BBC Two at 9:25pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 4th October 2018 at 12:15am on Yesterday

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