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Writers:
Rhys Thomas (additional material)
Shane Allen (additional material)
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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8
Release Date:
29 September 1995 (UK) See more »
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Awards:
4 wins & 2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
VERY FUNNY See more (9 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 5 of 23)
Vic Reeves ... Himself - Presenter / ... (67 episodes, 1993-2011)
Bob Mortimer ... Himself - Presenter / ... (67 episodes, 1993-2011)

Ulrika Jonsson ... Herself (64 episodes, 1993-2011)

Matt Lucas ... George Dawes / ... (53 episodes, 1995-2009)
Mark Lamarr ... Himself (30 episodes, 1993-1997)
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Series Directed by
Ian Trill (9 episodes, 2008-2010)
Mark Mylod (1 episode, 1995-1997)

Janet Fraser-Crook (unknown episodes, 1993)
Richard Valentine (unknown episodes, 2002)
 
Series Writing credits
Bob Mortimer (58 episodes, 1993-2010)
Vic Reeves (58 episodes, 1993-2010)
Steven Burge (6 episodes, 2010)
Tony Way (6 episodes, 2010)
Perry J. O'Halloran (3 episodes, 2010)

Shane Allen (unknown episodes)
Rhys Thomas (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Alex Moody .... producer / assistant producer (20 episodes, 2008-2011)
Lisa Clark .... series producer / producer (9 episodes, 2002-2010)
Katie Taylor .... executive producer / executive producer: BBC (2 episodes, 2008-2009)
Alan Marke .... producer (1 episode, 1995-2002)

Charlie Higson .... associate producer (unknown episodes, 1993)
David Housham .... producer (unknown episodes, 1993)
Franny Moyle .... producer (unknown episodes, 1993)
John Whiston .... executive producer (unknown episodes, 1993)
Jon Plowman .... executive producer (unknown episodes, 2002)
 
Series Original Music by
Peter Baikie (unknown episodes)
 
Series Film Editing by
Gavin Ames (13 episodes, 2010-2011)
Charlie Phillips (6 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Costume Design by
June Nevin (1 episode, 2009)
 
Series Makeup Department
Lisa Cavalli-Green .... makeup designer (1 episode, 2009)
Lucy Sibbick .... assistant makeup artist (1 episode, 2009)
Stuart Conran .... prosthetic makeup artist (1 episode, 2011)
 
Series Production Management
Fiona Frankland .... production manager (1 episode, 2009)
 
Series Sound Department
Tom O'Pray .... sound mixer (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Nick Roast .... sound supervisor (6 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Special Effects by
Steve Webster .... special effects (1 episode, 2009)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Martin Kempton .... lighting director (38 episodes, 2001-2011)
Andy Dobbs .... automated lighting (6 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Animation Department
James Hickey .... animator (1 episode, 2008)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Lauren Howick .... costume assistant (3 episodes, 2011)
 
Series Editorial Department
Dicky Everton .... on-line editor / colorist (19 episodes, 2009-2011)
 
Series Music Department
Peter Baikie .... composer: additional music (1 episode, 2009)
Dan McGrath .... composer: additional music (1 episode, 2009)
Josh Phillips .... composer: additional music (1 episode, 2009)
 
Series Other crew
Hayley Boyd .... script supervisor (19 episodes, 2009-2011)
Shauni Spafford .... floor runner (6 episodes, 2011)

Iain Coyle .... researcher (unknown episodes, 1995-1997)
Charlie Higson .... script supervisor (unknown episodes, 1995-1997)
Rhys Thomas .... script consultant (unknown episodes, 2002)
Phil Davies .... floor manager (unknown episodes)
Lucy Fewell .... assistant stage manager (unknown episodes)
Tessa Kimbell .... script supervisor (unknown episodes)
Graham Skidmore .... announcer (unknown episodes)
 

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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Bob, the two teams, George and the audience not laughing at Vic's bad dove jokes were in the script.See more »
Quotes:
Vic Reeves:It's the Dove from Above!See more »
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2 out of 9 people found the following review useful.
VERY FUNNY, 11 June 2000
Author: Jonathan Horner (destroy_souls@yahoo.com) from STOCKTON-ON-TEES

Shooting Stars has got to be the most funniest game show I've seen. Reeves and Mortimer are so funny! They host the game show. I nearly wet myself when I watch them both.

Matt Lucas (George Dawes) is well, a baby, actually he is dressed like a baby and he keeps track of the teams scores. George Dawes can also be very funny, especially the episode on Shooting Stars when he dressed up as Elton John, I laughed and laughed for hours!

This is the best game show ever, watch it and laugh.

9/10.

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