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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
    David Spiers Editor
    Volker Stox Production Designer
    Rod Thompson Composer

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