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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.

Red Top is repeated on Gold on Tuesday 4th February at 2:45am.

Series 2, Episode 2 - Susie

In a quiet village, a teacher is about to leave her husband for her lover, but the triangle is disturbed by the arrival of an ageing rock star.


A Michael White / Comic Strip production.

Broadcast details

Saturday 14th January 1984
Channel 4
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Robbie Coltrane Gerald
Adrian Edmondson Martin
Dawn French Susie
Alan Pellay Ray
Nigel Planer Dave
Peter Richardson Gary
Jennifer Saunders Lorna
Serena Evans Landlady
Michael Buchanan Kenny
Writing team
Peter Richardson Writer
Pete Richens (as Peter Richens) Writer
Production team
Bob Spiers Director
Peter Richardson Producer
Sarah Radclyffe Producer
Michael White Executive Producer
Peter Delfgou Editor
Beverley D'Souza Editor
Christopher Hobbs Production Designer
Simon Brint Composer

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