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Richard Hammond's Secret Service

BBC One sketch show with hidden cameras. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2013. Stars Richard Hammond, John Killoran, Kelly-Anne Lyons, Dan Poole and others.

Series 1, Episode 5

An unsuspecting member of the public witnesses the world's first ever human teleportation, a fortune telling machine demonstrates its psychic abilities, and messing around in a new job leads to big trouble for one young man.


There was a break in the series to make way for Six Nations Rugby Union coverage.

Broadcast details

Saturday 23rd March 2013
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Richard Hammond Host / Presenter
John Killoran Ensemble Actor
Dan Poole Ensemble Actor
Bekka Bowling Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Luke Sorba Ensemble Actor
Flash Sawyer Ensemble Actor
Robin Hodges Ensemble Actor
Richard Hull Ensemble Actor
Jamie Hull Ensemble Actor
Kathryn Hanke (as The Dog Eared Collective) Ensemble Actor
James Huntington (as The Dog Eared Collective) Ensemble Actor
Joanna Hutt (as The Dog Eared Collective) Ensemble Actor
Jenny Thomson (as The Dog Eared Collective) Ensemble Actor
Jonathan Alden Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Dominic English Writer
Andrew Dawson (as Dawson Bros.) Writer
Steve Dawson (as Dawson Bros.) Writer
Tim Inman (as Dawson Bros.) Writer
Sam Pamphilon Writer
Production team
Jake Cardew Series Director
George Sawyer Director
Lucy McDermott Director
Adam Hutchinson Director
Julian Smith Director
Jake Cardew Series Producer
Amy Willetts Producer
George Sawyer Producer
Lucy McDermott Producer
Adam Hutchinson Producer
Richard Hague Executive Producer
Abraham Teweldebrhan Editor
Andy Phillips Editor
Nathan Lindley (as Nathan Linley) Editor
Joss Holmes Editor
Paul Bussey Editor
Mark Williams Editor
Patrick Watson Production Designer
Augustin Bousfield Composer


Teleportation Hoax

Will gullible Paddy believe he has just witnessed the first human teleportation?


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