Spitting Image.

Spitting Image

BritBox sketch show satire with puppets. 150 episodes (21 series), 1984 - 2020. Stars Chris Emmett, Jon Glover, Phil Cool, Jan Ravens and others.

Series 2 to debut in Autumn 2021.

Spitting Image. Copyright: Central Independent Television.

Spitting Image

Groundbreaking, long-running and hugely popular satirical sketch show with a cast of grotesque latex puppets

  1. 24th May via Broadcast: Spitting Image heads to Germany
  2. 2nd May via The Sunday Times: Spitting Image puppets to tread boards in West End
Sketch Show
1984 - 2020
150   (21 series), plus 19 short & highlights specials
Peter Fluck and Roger Law
Chris Emmett, Jon Glover, Phil Cool, Jan Ravens, Harry Enfield, Jessica Martin, Enn Reitel, John Sessions and others
Richard Curtis, Geoff Atkinson, Jack Docherty, Ian Hislop, Moray Hunter, Nick Newman, Al Murray, Bert Tyler-Moore and others
Peter Harris, John Stroud, Gordon Elsbury, Andy de Emmony and Steve Connelly
Jon Blair, Tony Hendra, John Lloyd, Geoffrey Perkins and Matt Stronge

Production Details

Production companies
Also known as
  • Rubber News (Working title)
Laugh track

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 26th February 1984 on ITV at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 28th November 2020 on BritBox at 12pm
Last repeat
Saturday 31st October 2020 at 10:00pm on ITV

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