That Mitchell And Webb Look. Image shows from L to R: David Mitchell, Robert Webb. Copyright: BBC
That Mitchell And Webb Look

That Mitchell And Webb Look

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Two
  • 2006 - 2010
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

Sketch series starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb in various roles, from tramp-detectives to participants of impossibly difficult maths quizzes. Stars David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Olivia Colman, James Bachman, Paterson Joseph and more.

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Episode menu

Series 3, Episode 6

Featuring some unusual services you can get on your phone, including all of Wagner's operas by text; some people have a bit of a problem with a giant evil robot; and Rob gives David a less-than-relaxing massage.

Further details

That Mitchell And Webb Look. Image shows from L to R: David Mitchell, James Bachman. Copyright: BBC

Plus Barbieri, the fifteenth century's finest inventor comes up with the tin opener, just five hundred years before the invention of the tin; and two Victorian brothers find their final farewell doesn't take as long as they expected.


* Too-early inventions

* Sex text

* The Glugger - Part 1

* Abraham and Isaac

* Get Me Hennimore! - Computer

* Behind the Scenes - The money has run out

* Text a ring cycle

* The Glugger - Part 2

* Sunday Afternoon Chill-Out DVD

* Text a Blog

* Behind the Scenes - Massage

* Numberwang - New format

* Marmitt

* Victorian Execution


Sketch-by-sketch list & credits

Broadcast details

Thursday 16th July 2009
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 2nd June 2010 10:50pm Dave
Monday 7th June 2010 10:40pm Dave
Monday 20th June 2011 1:50am Dave
Thursday 23rd June 2011 11:40pm Dave
Monday 10th October 2011 11:40pm Dave
Thursday 12th January 2012 10:20pm Dave
Friday 13th January 2012 1:15am Dave

Cast & crew

David Mitchell Various
Robert Webb Various
James Bachman Ensemble Actor
Abigail Burdess Ensemble Actor
Mark Evans Ensemble Actor
Toby Davies Ensemble Actor
Sarah Hadland Ensemble Actor
Writing team
David Mitchell Writer
Robert Webb Writer
James Bachman Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Evans Writer (Additional Material)
John Finnemore Writer (Additional Material)
Toby Davies Writer (Additional Material)
Jonathan Dryden-Taylor Writer (Additional Material)
John Morton Script Editor
Chris Pell Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Ben Gosling Fuller Director
Gareth Edwards Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Pete Drinkwater Editor
Dennis De Groot Production Designer
Richie Webb Composer

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