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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 4 - Gino - Full Story And Pics

The story of Gino the delinquent and Angie the party girl who, due to an excess of drink and drugs, passes out in the back of his taxi.

Broadcast details

Saturday 28th January 1984
Channel 4
40 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Keith Allen Gino
Robbie Coltrane Max
Adrian Edmondson Gordon
Adrian Edmondson Bill
Dawn French Fiona
Dawn French Frances
Rik Mayall Tim
Daniel Peacock (as Danny Peacock) Postman
Peter Richardson Milk Policeman
Jennifer Saunders Angie
Arnold Brown Shopkeeper
Neil Cunningham Dave Hallihand
Serena Evans Carol
Lionel Jeffries Taxi Driver
Alan Pellay Self
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
Geoff Hogg Editor
Fiona MacKenzie Editor
Christopher Hobbs Production Designer
Mario Tavares Composer

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