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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
7 January 1987 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
A satire about three losers: a failed actor, his sleazy agent and a permanently drunk bodyguard.
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Excellent comedy show thats coming to DVD this july See more (11 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast [4])

Adrian Edmondson ... Edward Catflap (6 episodes, 1987)

Rik Mayall ... Richard Rich (6 episodes, 1987)

Nigel Planer ... Ralph Filthy (6 episodes, 1987)
Michael Redfern ... Policeman / ... (4 episodes, 1987)

Series Directed by
Paul Jackson (6 episodes, 1987)
Ed Bye (4 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Writing credits
Ben Elton (6 episodes, 1987)
Rik Mayall (6 episodes, 1987)

Series Produced by
Paul Jackson .... producer (6 episodes, 1987)
Alan Wright .... assistant producer (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Original Music by
Peter Brewis (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Film Editing by
Ed Wooden (6 episodes, 1987)
David Shore (3 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Production Design by
Mel Bibby (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Costume Design by
Inez Nordell (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Makeup Department
Ann Humphreys .... makeup designer (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Art Department
Sue Templar .... properties buyer (6 episodes, 1987)
Peter Phillips .... graphic designer (5 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Sound Department
Tony Worthington .... sound supervisor (6 episodes, 1987)
Dennis Cartwright .... film sound recordist (3 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Peter Wragg .... visual effects designer (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Tommy Mottram .... lighting director (6 episodes, 1987)
Peter Rigby .... camera supervisor (5 episodes, 1987)
David Jackson .... film camera (3 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Howard Burden .... costume assistant (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Editorial Department
Jill Dornan .... vision mixer (6 episodes, 1987)
 
Series Other crew
Dona DiStefano .... assistant floor manager (6 episodes, 1987)
Christopher Miles .... floor manager (6 episodes, 1987)
Jackie Tyler .... production assistant (6 episodes, 1987)
John Pomphrey .... technical coordinator (5 episodes, 1987)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
204 min | 30 min (6 episodes)
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Trivia:
A main factor in the show only lasting one series was a falling out between Rik Mayall and Ben Elton over writing privileges. Mayall felt Elton was dominating the series and that he was shut out of the writing process.See more »
Quotes:
Edward Catflap:Richie, if you don't stop talking, I am going to cut off your head, put it in the microwave until it goes ping, mash it up with a bit of milk and butter, and ram it up your backside!See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Blackadder's Most Cunning Moments (2008) (TV)See more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Excellent comedy show thats coming to DVD this july, 15 July 2004
Author: (pc1977uk@yahoo.co.uk) from Liverpool, England

Hi

Filthy rich and catflap was kind of a follow on from the the young ones, but it never had mike in it thats christopher ryan to the non young ones fans, OK first of all i need to say this first its coming to DVD THIS JULY BUY IT YOU WONT REGRET IT OK it was available on VHS about 7yrs OK but since then its been deleted i myself i have a them VHS myself but quality over time has been dropping so i really cant wait till july 26, as you may have read in other comments filthy rich and catflap has never been repeated on the bbc why, it has been repeated on uk gold but only twice anyway thats about to end when the DVD comes out and most places are only charging between £9.99 and £12.99 so buy it and laugh to one of the most underrated comedies of all time.

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