The Adam And Joe Show. Image shows from L to R: Joe Cornish, Adam Buxton. Copyright: World Of Wonder
The Adam And Joe Show

The Adam And Joe Show

  • TV sketch show
  • Channel 4
  • 1996 - 2001
  • 23 episodes (4 series)

Late 1990s "Homemade" sketch show satarising the world of pop culture, with Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish, and Adam's father - Nigel "Baaadad" Buxton. Also features Nigel Buxton.

The Adam And Joe Show. Image shows from L to R: Joe Cornish, Adam Buxton. Copyright: World Of Wonder

Key details

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1996 - 2001
Channels
Channel 4
Episodes
23 (4 series), plus 1 highlights special
Stars
Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish and Nigel Buxton
Writers
Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish and Zac Sandler
Directors
Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish
Producers
Ruth Phillips, Debbie Searle, Grainne Jordan, Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato
Companies

The Adam And Joe Show was a late night comedy series looking at the world of pop culture. Filmed almost entirely from what was claimed to be the bedsit of duo Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish, the show featured a range of different sketches and routines.

Regular features included reworking films and TV series using stuff toys and Star Wars action figures; film "expert" Ken Korda (Buxton); Vinyl Justice - in which Adam and Joe would visit a famous rock stars and look at the record collection; and the experiences of youth culture as seen through the eyes of Adam's father Nigel, better known as 'Baaadad'.

Additional details

Also known as
  • Stüffe (Pilot)
  • Adam & Joea
Production
Studio
Picture
Colour

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 6th December 1996 on Channel 4
Most recent repeats
  • Sunday 10th December 2017 at 4:00am on London Live
  • Sunday 10th December 2017 at 3:30am on London Live
  • Wednesday 6th December 2017 at 4:15am on London Live

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