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.

Another series is in development.

Series 1, Episode 7

Nancy Reagan features in a campaign video on behalf of the Republican party entitled Da do Ron Ron. Francois Mitterrand persuades Mrs Thatcher to buy UHT milk, Norman Fowler MP is on the prowl for unsuspecting hospitals in Murder Most Fowler and the Saatchi and Saatchi agency sets to work on Mrs Thatcher's image.


Some sources list this episode as the first of a new, second series.

Broadcast details

Sunday 13th May 1984
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Chris Emmett Various (Voice)
Jon Glover (as John Glover) Various (Voice)
Jan Ravens Various (Voice)
Steve Nallon Various
Anthony Asbury Various
Chris Barrie Various
Kevin Bradshaw Various
Alistair Fullarton Various
Louise Gold Various
Terry Lee Various
Richard Robinson Various
Guest cast
Adrian Edmondson (as Ade Edmonson) Various (Voice)
Fogwell Flax Various (Voice)
Writing team
Richard Curtis Writer
Geoff Atkinson Writer
Rob Grant Script Editor
Doug Naylor Script Editor
Ian Hislop (as Hislop & Newman) Writer
Nick Newman (as Hislop & Newman) Writer
Ian Pattison Writer
Ben Elton Writer
Jeremy Hardy (as Jeremy Hardie) Writer
Sean Carson Writer
Brian Highley Writer
Production team
Peter Harris Director
Jon Blair Producer
John Lloyd Producer

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