Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979–1982)

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British sketch comedy starring the likes of Rowan Atkinson and Mel Smith.

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1982   1980   1979  
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 Various Roles (27 episodes, 1979-1982)
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 Various Roles (27 episodes, 1979-1982)
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 Various Roles (27 episodes, 1979-1982)
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 Various Roles (27 episodes, 1979-1982)
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British sketch comedy starring the likes of Rowan Atkinson and Mel Smith.

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16 October 1979 (UK)  »

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Ei yhdeksän uutiset  »

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The voice Rowan Atkinson used in the toilet sketch, was the voice Rowan Atkinson later used for Mr. Bean. See more »

Quotes

Doctor: I've got your results back from the lab, and you have the highest level of cholesterol they've ever seen.
Man: Oh.
Doctor: I know this is premature, but when you die, would you consider leaving your body to me?
Man: Well, obviously, if I can be of any help. For research purposes?
Doctor: No, I want to hang you in the garden so the blue-tits can peck at you.
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Great Range Of Comedy.
28 August 2001 | by (Liverpool, ENGLAND) – See all my reviews

I have recently been watching the repeats of NOT THE NINE O'CLOCK NEWS and I've really enjoyed them. I didn't see them the first time around, but I really enjoy the range of subjects that this comedy show embodies. These include music gags, political humour and a whole lot more! The stars include Rown Atkinson, Mel Smith and Griff Rhyss-Jones and if you are a fan of any of these people I would advise you to check out this show. Very enjoyable with a great cast. 8/10


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