Members of the public are pitted against superfit Gladiators in trials of strength, speed and stamina.
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 Himself - Referee (108 episodes, 1992-1999)
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 Lightning (107 episodes, 1992-1999)
Michael Van Wijk ...
 Wolf (107 episodes, 1992-1999)
Michael Willson ...
 Cobra (101 episodes, 1992-1999)
James Crossley ...
 Hunter (98 episodes, 1993-1999)
Bernadette Hunt ...
 Falcon (98 episodes, 1993-1999)
Michael Lewis ...
 Saracen (96 episodes, 1992-1999)
Michael Ahearne ...
 Warrior (84 episodes, 1992-1997)
John Fashanu ...
 Himself - Host (77 episodes, 1992-1999)
Helen O'Reilly ...
 Panther (70 episodes, 1992-1997)
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 Trojan (65 episodes, 1993-1997)
Suzanne Cox ...
 Vogue (65 episodes, 1995-1999)
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Katherine Staples ...
 Zodiac (64 episodes, 1993-1997)
Judy Simpson ...
 Nightshade (62 episodes, 1993-1997)
Diane Youdale Mayhew ...
 Jet (59 episodes, 1992-1996)
Warren Furman ...
 Ace (49 episodes, 1996-1999)
Jennifer Stoute ...
 Rebel (49 episodes, 1996-1999)
Jane Omorogbe ...
 Rio (49 episodes, 1996-1999)
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Members of the public are pitted against superfit Gladiators in trials of strength, speed and stamina.

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The Gladiators appeared in the 4th and final season of another LWT show, The Brian Conley Show (1995). In 1 Dangerous Brian sketch, Wolf took on Dangerous Brian in the Eliminator, which Dangerous Brian won and in another Dangerous Brian sketch, Dangerous Brian took on all the Gladiators in Powerball and Zodiac made a cameo in a Septic Peg sketch, which Zodiac whacks Septic Peg on the head with a Jousting stick, when Septic Peg predicts that "The Zodiac will be powerless". See more »

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Fashanu, John: Awooga!
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Referenced in Gamesmaster: Episode #5.10 (1995) See more »

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we will we will ROCK YOU

(Scottish accent) Gladiator Ready! Contestant Ready! Micheal you will go on my first whistle! David you will go on my second whistle!

I loved the gladiators I thought that this programme made classic British Saturday nights possible.

Where else can you see HUGE grown men in liatards running around an arena trying to hit each other with giant cotton buds. I mean the person who invented this programme is either crazy or a genius...Either way the government has probably captured him doing all weird experiments on his brain.

Gladiators definitely ROCKED me!


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