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The Comic Strip Presents.... Credit: Comic Strip Productions
The Comic Strip Presents...

The Comic Strip Presents...

  • TV comedy drama
  • Channel 4 / BBC Two / Gold
  • 1982 - 2016
  • 41 episodes (5 series)

Periodic series of satires and spoofs that helped bring alternative comedy to the mainstream and forge a comedy reputation for then-new Channel 4. Stars Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Nigel Planer, Peter Richardson, Jennifer Saunders and more.

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Series 2, Episode 1 - Dirty Movie

Cinema manager Terry Toadstool has a plan to watch a porno movie at 9am, but certain people are out to thwart him.

Broadcast details

Saturday 7th January 1984
Channel 4
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Robbie Coltrane Chief of Police
Adrian Edmondson Bean
Dawn French Monica
Rik Mayall Toadstool
Bert Parnaby Man
Nigel Planer Nigel
Peter Richardson Peter
Jennifer Saunders June
Writing team
Peter Richardson Writer
Adrian Edmondson Writer
Production team
Peter Richardson Producer
Sarah Radclyffe Producer
Michael White Executive Producer
Rob Wright Editor
Ron Blythe Editor
Christopher Hobbs Production Designer
Alasdair MacNeill Composer

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