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The Fast Show: Just A Load Of Blooming Catchphrases

The Fast Show: Just A Load Of Blooming Catchphrases

  • TV factual
  • Gold
  • 2020
  • 2 episodes

A "retrospective with a twist", celebrating the iconic 1990s sketch series The Fast Show. Features Paul Whitehouse, Charlie Higson, Arabella Weir, John Thomson, Simon Day and more.

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More Blooming Catchphrases

Celebrating even more of the comedy magic that made The Fast Show a roaring success in the 90s. Join Charlie Higson as he visits The Fast Show archives in the vaults of the University of East Anglia.

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Celebrating even more of the comedy magic that made The Fast Show a roaring success in the 90s, The Fast Show: More Blooming Catchphrases takes a deeper dive into the archives and unearths a mixture of hidden gems and the stories behind classic sketches.

Join Charlie Higson as he visits The Fast Show archives in the vaults of the University of East Anglia library and reveals old scripts, forgotten characters, and just how the team put the shows together.

With clips from Louis Balfour's 'Silent Jazz' to office joker Colin Hunt meeting his match in a man called Keith Uckyourself and even the mysterious "Owl Man", terrorising a fully experienced rambling hiker, The Fast Show: More Blooming Catchphrases is an entertaining look into even more of the sketches that made the series a TV comedy phenomenon.

Broadcast details

Date
Sunday 30th August 2020
Time
10:40pm
Channel
Gold
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 31st August 2020 9:00pm Gold
Wednesday 2nd September 2020 2:55am Gold
Monday 2nd November 2020 2:00am Gold
Sunday 8th November 2020 12:20am Gold
Sunday 8th November 2020 11:30pm Gold
Saturday 3rd April 2021 12:55am Gold
Friday 14th May 2021 9:30pm Gold
Saturday 15th May 2021 3:25am Gold
Tuesday 28th December 2021 11:50pm Gold
Wednesday 29th December 2021 2:50am Gold
Sunday 20th February 2022 10:00pm Gold
Monday 21st February 2022 1:15am Gold
Wednesday 2nd March 2022 2:50am Gold
Monday 23rd May 2022 1:50am Gold

Cast & crew

Cast
Paul Whitehouse Self
Charlie Higson Self
Arabella Weir Self
John Thomson Self
Simon Day Self
Mark Williams Self
Tony Way Self
Bob Mortimer Self
Writing team
Paul Whitehouse Writer
Charlie Higson Writer
Simon Day Writer
John Thomson Writer
Arabella Weir Writer
Mark Williams Writer
Brendan O'Casey Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Young Scripted Director
Victoria Thomas Producer
Matt Crook Executive Producer
Adam McLean Executive Producer
Charlie Higson Executive Producer
Paul Whitehouse Executive Producer
Iain Coyle Executive Producer
Angus McIntyre Producer/Director
Chris Heath Producer/Director
Miles Clennell Editor
Adam Bokey Editor
Drew Seymour Director of Photography
Philip Pope Composer
Alex Rook Graphics

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