Mock the Week (2005– )

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A comedic look at current events.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Dara O'Briain ...
 Himself - Host (136 episodes, 2005-2014)
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 Himself (136 episodes, 2005-2014)
Andy Parsons ...
 Himself (130 episodes, 2005-2014)
Russell Howard ...
 Himself (66 episodes, 2006-2012)
Frankie Boyle ...
 Himself (65 episodes, 2005-2012)
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A comedic look at current events.

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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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Referenced in 24 Hour Panel People: Episode #1.3 (2011) See more »

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THE highlight of my week!!!
17 September 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Mock the week is amazinggg....its so entertaining that through a life that throws so much 'crap' at us this is the little thing that makes my week bearable!!! it never fails to deliver a smile on my lips and each comedian has their own flavour to add to the show making it a unique and superb show! Russell, Andy, Frankie and Hugh are the obvious faves but Gina and Ed are pretty cool too.

This is a show that i desperately want all on DVD and one that i never miss, keeps me smiling, lightens up my week and one i miss when it is between seasons!

The comedians don't get half the praise they should do for the entertainment they provide!!

so sit back, relax and laugh your freaking ass off!!! i certainly do!


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