The Mad Bad Ad Show. Image shows from L to R: Micky Flanagan, Mark Dolan, Mark Watson. Copyright: Objective Productions.

The Mad Bad Ad Show

Channel 4 panel show about advertising. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2012. Stars Mark Dolan, Micky Flanagan and Mark Watson.

The Mad Bad Ad Show. Image shows from L to R: Micky Flanagan, Mark Dolan, Mark Watson. Copyright: Objective Productions.

The Mad Bad Ad Show

Channel 4 panel game 'celebrating all that is good about advertising'. Hosted by Mark Dolan with Micky Flanagan and Mark Watson

Genre
Panel Show
Broadcast
2012
Channel
Channel 4
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Starring
Mark Dolan, Micky Flanagan and Mark Watson
Writers
Tim Allsop, Matthew Crosby, Gary Delaney, Alistair Griggs, Stewart Williams, Giles Boden and Aiden Spackman
Directors
Richard Valentine, Andrew Chaplin, Lucy Forbes and Geraldine Dowd
Producers
Jonno Richards and Laura Clark

Part-panel show, part Apprentice style challenge show. Hosted by Mark Dolan, The Mad Bad Ad Show aims to reveal how the advertising world persuades consumers to part with their hard earned cash.

Each week team captains Micky Flanagan and Mark Watson are joined by a famous guest and an ad industry insider to be quizzed about classic ads from the past, present and overseas. The team captains are also challenged to shoot their own adverts with the studio audience voting for the best.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 17th February 2012 on Channel 4 at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 13th April 2012 on Channel 4 at 11:35pm
Last repeat
Wednesday 7th March 2012 at 10:55pm
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