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Brass Eye 

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Series (1997–2001)
Controversal spoof of current affairs television, and the role of celebrity in the UK.
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2001   1997  
Top Rated TV #113 | 3 nominations. See more awards »
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 'Would You?' Man / ... 7 episodes, 1997-2001
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 Accelorata Jengold / ... 5 episodes, 1997-2001
David Cann ...
 Vicar / ... 4 episodes, 1997
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 French Woman / ... 4 episodes, 1997
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 Beauty Pageant Mother / ... 3 episodes, 1997-2001
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 Clerk of the Court / ... 3 episodes, 1997
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 Libby Shuss / ... 3 episodes, 1997
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 Board Member / ... 3 episodes, 1997
Bill Moody ...
 Bill Laswell / ... 3 episodes, 1997
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 Granny Ram Raider / ... 3 episodes, 1997
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 Eyewitness / ... 2 episodes, 1997
Peter Baynham ...
 Sven Yabbsley / ... 2 episodes, 1997
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 Jury Foreman / ... 2 episodes, 1997
Paul Garner ...
 'Technology!' man 2 episodes, 1997
Sinead Griffin-Lennon ...
 Desiree Wastrey / ... 2 episodes, 1997
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 Captain Mervyn Bruge / ... 2 episodes, 1997
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 Granita Rocksand 2 episodes, 1997
Harriet Norcott ...
 Sophie V'Haalbjje 2 episodes, 1997
Claire Rayner ...
John McCririck ...
Frankie Fraser ...
David Sullivan ...
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Controversal spoof of current affairs television, and the role of celebrity in the UK.

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During the "all animals are vegetarian" sketch, an edition of the journal "Nature" is shown that seems to have published a hoax article on the subject. See more »

Quotes

Christopher Morris: Your child could be splatted... by a roboplegic wrongcock
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Chris Morris you beauty!
10 June 2011 | by See all my reviews

Quick review.

All episodes are brilliant.

The best one isn't the over-hyped paedophilia one. Nor is it the excellent one one drugs. The brilliant animals episode comes close.

The one that made me almost wet myself was the one on science. The level of stupidity shown by 'celebs' on this one breaks new ground. There is a line regarding strong winds that reduced me to tears. You couldn't get way with this show anymore. A real shame.

More convincing than Paxman. More ruthless than Sasha Baron Cohen. More intelligent than Stephen Hawkins.

Absolute genius. Thank you Mr Morris!


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