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

The Adam And Joe Show

Channel 4 sketch show starring Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish. 24 episodes (4 series), 1996 - 2001. Stars Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish and Nigel Buxton.

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

The Adam And Joe Show

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

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1996 - 2001
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
24   (4 series)
Starring
Adam Buxton, Joe Cornish and Nigel Buxton
Writers
Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish
Directors
Adam Buxton and Joe Cornish
Producer
Debbie Searle

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'.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Adam & Joea
  • Stüffe (Pilot)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 6th December 1996 on Channel 4
Last new broadcast
Wednesday 28th February 2001 on Channel 4
Last repeat
Sunday 10th December 2017 at 3:30am on London Live

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