Shooting Stars. Image shows from L to R: Bob Mortimer, Ulrika Jonsson, Vic Reeves. Copyright: Channel X / Pett Productions
Shooting Stars

Shooting Stars

  • TV panel show
  • BBC Two / BBC Choice
  • 1993 - 2011
  • 72 episodes (8 series)

Possibly the world's barmiest, weirdest, surreal and off-the-wall panel show. Presented by Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. Also features Ulrika Jonsson, Mark Lamarr, Will Self, Jack Dee, Johnny Vegas and more.

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2008 Specials - Shooting Stars: The Inside Story

A special documentary looking back at the history of Shooting Stars. This tribute documentary also opens up the world behind-the-scenes of the show and includes hilarious new outtakes.

Further details

Guests filmed for the documentary include team captains Will Self and Ulrika Jonsson, Lenny Henry, Amanda Donohoe, Michael Winner, Paul Whitehouse, Tim Healy, Charlie Higson, Johnny Vegas, Matt Lucas, Gary Rhodes, Noel Fielding and Martine McCutcheon.

Vic and Bob make appearances as Tom Fun and Derek. Plus, Vic also appears as Inspector Fowler.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 30th December 2008
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 1st January 2009 11:00pm BBC2
Saturday 29th August 2009 10:10pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Tim Healy Host / Presenter
Vic Reeves Various
Bob Mortimer Various
Noel Fielding Self
Charlie Higson Self
Lenny Henry Self
Paul Whitehouse Self
Ulrika Jonsson Self
Martine McCutcheon Self
Gary Rhodes Self
Barry McGuigan Self
Dan Gillespie Sells Self
Matt Lucas Self
Chris Steele (as Dr. Chris Steele) Self
Amanda Donohoe Self
Ben Thompson Self
Paul Shane Self
Darcus Howe Self
Johnny Vegas Self
Will Self Self
Michael Winner Self
Writing team
Vic Reeves Writer
Bob Mortimer Writer
Production team
Lisa Clark Producer
Katie Taylor Executive Producer
Paul Holland Editor

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