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The Comic Strip Presents...

Channel 4 and BBC Two and Gold comedy drama series of satires. 41 episodes (pilot + 5 series), 1982 - 2016. Stars Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Nigel Planer, Peter Richardson and others.

Five Go Mad In Dorset

Keith Allen, Peter Richardson, Adrian Edmondson, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders from the Comic Strip have a ripping time on their summer hols.


A Filmworks / Comic Strip production.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 2nd November 1982
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Adrian Edmondson Dick
Dawn French George
Peter Richardson Julian
Jennifer Saunders Anne
Daniel Peacock Toby Thurlow
Robbie Coltrane Gypsy
Robbie Coltrane Shopkeeper
Ronald Allen Uncle Quentin
Raymond Francis Police Inspector
Sandra Dorne Aunt Fanny
Nosher Powell Fingers
Ron Tarr Dirty Dick
Barney Sharpe Policeman
Writing team
Peter Richardson Writer
Pete Richens (as Peter Richens) Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
Peter Richardson Producer
Michael White Producer
Victoria Poushkine-Relf Producer
Michael Hall Producer

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