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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.

Series 3, Episode 4 - The Yob

An illegal psychic teleportation experiment goes horribly wrong, and pretentious promo director Patrick gets his genes mixed with those of a football hooligan. Slowly, he begins to change - taking on some undeniably yobbish tendencies.

Broadcast details

Saturday 12th March 1988
Channel 4
65 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Keith Allen Patrick
Antonio Handsome Man
Dave Atkins Charlie
Debbie Benson Victoria
Derrick Branche Chris Bell
Betsy Brantley Vanessa
Harry Burton The Editor
Warren Clarke Nigel
Tania Coleridge Simone
Winston Dennis Bouncer
Karen Drury Debs
Adrian Edmondson Michael
Paul Mark Elliott (as Mark Elliott) Corky
Rupert Farley Mad Mickey
Julian Firth Leonard
Malcolm Hardee Ticket Collector
Stewart Harwood Yob 2
Linda Henry Jackie
Kwabena Manso Jermone
Timothy Milsom Student
Gary Olsen Steve
Steven O'Donnell Rollon
Pat O'Toole Trish
Peter Richardson Dave
Richard Ridings Yob 1
Sophie Thursfield Katy
Gwen Watford (as Glen Walford) Mrs Kendel
Lia Williams Lucy
Alfie Allen Child in Promo
Lily Allen Child in Promo
Liesl Hinkley Child in Promo
Lara Hinkley Child in Promo
Sarah Owen Child in Promo
Roland Platts Mills Child in Promo
Ruby Platts Mills Child in Promo
Writing team
Keith Allen Writer
Daniel Peacock Writer
Production team
Ian Emes Director
Michael White Executive Producer
Chris Brown Producer
Peter Richardson Executive Producer

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