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 3, Episode 3 - The Power Of The Crimp

Vince and Howard are distraught to learn they've had their style stolen by the Flighty Zeus.

Further details

Vince and Howard are distraught to learn they've had their style stolen by the Flighty Zeus. As the Flighty Zeus's popularity rages among the kids, the Boosh find themselves increasingly pushed out. The boys hope to regain their popularity with the invention of a new craze, crimping, but with a massive face-off planned at the Velvet Onion, will crimping be enough to win back their reputation?


This episode was billed under the title The Crimp.

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th November 2007
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 6th July 2010 9:00pm BBC3
Monday 15th June 2015 1:00am Gold
Monday 15th June 2015 3:20am Gold
Tuesday 28th July 2015 12:55am Gold
Tuesday 28th July 2015 3:20am Gold
Friday 6th May 2016 11:30pm Gold
Friday 4th November 2016 11:35pm Gold
Friday 13th January 2017 11:00pm Gold
Friday 3rd March 2017 11:40pm Gold

Cast & crew

Julian Barratt Howard Moon
Noel Fielding Vince Noir
Rich Fulcher Bob Fossil
Michael Fielding Naboo
Dave Brown Bollo
Noel Fielding The Moon
Guest cast
Rich Fulcher Lester Corncrake
Julian Barratt The New Moon
Rich Fulcher Jupiter
Simon Farnaby Harold Boom
Tom Meeten Lance Dior
Gary Numan Self
Writing team
Julian Barratt Writer
Noel Fielding Writer
Richard Ayoade Script Editor
Production team
Paul King Director
Spencer Millman Producer
Henry Normal Executive Producer
Lindsay Hughes Executive Producer
Julian Barratt Associate Producer
Noel Fielding Associate Producer
Sally Cooper Line Producer
Mark Everson Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Lindsay Hughes Casting Director
John Sorapure Director of Photography
June Nevin Costume Designer
Christine Cant Make-up Designer
Julian Barratt Composer
Nigel Coan Animation
Ivana Zorn Animation
Jay Arthur 1st Assistant Director

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