The Mighty Boosh. Image shows from L to R: Vince Noir (Noel Fielding), Howard Moon (Julian Barratt). Copyright: Baby Cow Productions
The Mighty Boosh

The Mighty Boosh

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC Three
  • 2003 - 2007
  • 21 episodes (3 series)

Surreal cult sitcom following the adventures of Vince Noir and Howard Moon. Stars Julian Barratt, Noel Fielding, Rich Fulcher, Michael Fielding, Dave Brown and Matt Berry

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Series 1, Episode 6 - Charlie

Howard is hell bent on a career as a serious writer in the hope that he'll improve his chances with Mrs Gideon.

Further details

Howard is hell bent on a career as a serious writer in the hope that he'll improve his chances with Mrs Gideon. However, when famous publisher Hamilton Cork arrives at the Zoo-Niverse, he decides to publish Vince's literary efforts about a pink bubblegum character called Charlie. Meanwhile, Bob Fossil has embarked on a new breeding programme for the pandas.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 15th June 2004
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 10th October 2014 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 11th October 2014 2:30am Gold
Monday 23rd March 2015 12:20am Gold
Monday 23rd March 2015 2:40am Gold
Saturday 11th July 2015 1:00am Gold
Saturday 11th July 2015 3:30am Gold
Monday 21st December 2015 2:00am BBC3
Friday 19th February 2016 11:00pm Gold
Saturday 20th February 2016 3:30am Gold
Friday 31st March 2017 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 22nd July 2017 12:35am Gold
Sunday 22nd October 2017 1:40am Gold
Saturday 28th October 2017 12:20am Gold
Saturday 27th October 2018 12:30am Gold
Saturday 27th April 2019 11:40pm Gold
Sunday 28th April 2019 2:15am Gold
Sunday 25th August 2019 1:25am Gold
Saturday 11th January 2020 2:30am Gold
Saturday 11th January 2020 11:20pm Gold
Sunday 23rd February 2020 12:00am Gold

Cast & crew

Julian Barratt Howard Moon
Noel Fielding Vince Noir
Rich Fulcher Bob Fossil
Michael Fielding Naboo
Matt Berry Dixon Bainbridge
Guest cast
Victoria Wicks Mrs Gideon
Simon Farnaby Simon McFarnaby
Peter Elliott Chi Chi the Panda
Simon Farnaby Hamilton Cork
Noel Fielding Charlie
Noel Fielding Eric Phillips
Noel Fielding Posh Hammer
Writing team
Julian Barratt Writer
Noel Fielding Writer
Rich Fulcher Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul King Director
Alison MacPhail Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Steve Coogan Executive Producer
Julian Barratt Associate Producer
Noel Fielding Associate Producer
Kerry Waddell Line Producer
Gary Dollner Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Sarah Crowe Casting Director
Annie Hardinge Costume Designer
John Simmons Director of Photography
Christine Cant Make-up Designer
Julian Barratt Composer
Nigel Coan Animation
Ivana Zorn Animation
Noel Fielding Animation
David Gilchrist 1st Assistant Director

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