Mock the Week (2005– )

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Series cast summary:
Dara O'Briain ...
 Himself - Host (128 episodes, 2005-2014)
...
 Himself (128 episodes, 2005-2014)
Andy Parsons ...
 Himself (122 episodes, 2005-2014)
Russell Howard ...
 Himself (66 episodes, 2006-2012)
Frankie Boyle ...
 Himself (65 episodes, 2005-2012)
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Mock the Week... Again  »

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On 2 October 2009, Frankie Boyle announced he was leaving the show to concentrate on other projects. It was announced to the public via Facebook on the "Mock the Week" fan page, and later confirmed by the BBC. Fans of the star soon rallied around to get him to stay, and a popular Facebook group was made straight away, showing how strongly the fans felt about Boyle and his place on the show. However, Boyle has since criticised both the show's production team, and the BBC Trust. He claims that the show did not cover enough major news stories and was too restrictive on his risque comedy act, as the producers and the BBC Trust were afraid of "frightening the horses". See more »

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Team Captain: [Rory is Tony Blair giving a speech; Hugh is translating] As Prime Minister, it is my duty to protect the people of this nation.
Hugh Dennis: Whoops!
Team Captain: Many nights I've lain awake, gazing into the abyss...
Hugh Dennis: I wish Cherie would sleep with her mouth closed.
Team Captain: I know that a lot of people have been wondering when I'm going to retire...
Hugh Dennis: I know Gordon has been wondering when I'm going to retire...
Team Captain: I'm sure that one day, Gordon will make a great leader...
Hugh Dennis: ...of the Opposition...
Team Captain: But I'm not a king-maker. There will be a...
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Referenced in The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2008) See more »

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News of the World
Performed by The Jam
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15 November 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Freakanomic, what are you talking about? This is one of the best topical comedy shows around! I am always laughing at their jokes. They put different unusual people on to make it more interesting and so you see things from different people's views! Some people just don't appreciate the Shows on TV. Russell Howard MAKES the show! He is , rm, the play maker if you like. He makes the show funny and makes it all run smoothly.(most of the time anyways. LoL) I mean i only watch TV when mock the week is on, that's how good it is! I don't understand how anyone doesn't like this show! It's amazingly fantastic, and It is plain to see that all the people that are on the show are AMAZING!!!!!!!!


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