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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.

Four Men In A Plane

The four salesmen share a flight from hell on their way to a conference. With so many egos and so much machismo on display, the first part of the journey is taken up with squabbles over Airmiles and upgrades.


A Comic Strip Production in association with Tiger Aspect Productions.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 4th January 2000
Channel 4
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Guest cast
    Adrian Edmondson Ian Crisp
    Rik Mayall Alan Sellars
    Nigel Planer Tim Goodman
    Peter Richardson Tony Grace-Masters
    Frankie Park Club Class Stewardess
    Sandra Cush First Class Stewardess
    Chick Pea (as Chickpea) First Class Receptionist
    Rod Nelson Cello Man
    George Yiasoumi Cart Driver
    Dave Haskell Tie Man
    Jack Strong Manager
    Louise Taylor Smith Supermodel
    Xanthe Milton Sales Girl
    Ean Ravenscroft Cashier
    Malin Coleman Masseuse
    Helen Landau Economy Stewardess
    John Hayes Economy Steward
    Sean Hughes Pilot
    Fabian Gottlieb Pico
    Writing team
    Peter Richardson Writer
    Pete Richens (as Peter Richens) Writer
    Production team
    Peter Richardson Director
    Ben Swaffer Producer
    Charles Brand Executive Producer
    Chris Dickens Editor
    John Ebden Production Designer
    Simon Brint Composer

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