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Not the Nine O'Clock News (TV Series 1979–1982) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Bill Wilson ... (21 episodes, 1979-1980)
Geoff Posner ... (6 episodes, 1982)
Bob Spiers ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Writing Credits  

Richard Curtis ... (16 episodes, 1979-1982)
Laurie Rowley ... (15 episodes, 1979-1982)
Colin Bostock-Smith ... (11 episodes, 1979-1982)
Guy Jenkin ... (8 episodes, 1980-1982)
Kim Fuller ... (6 episodes, 1980-1982)
Mick Deasy ... (4 episodes, 1980-1982)
Trevor McCallum ... (4 episodes, 1980)
Craig Nicholls ... (writer) (4 episodes, 1980)
Rowan Atkinson ... (writer) (3 episodes, 1979-1980)
Andy Hamilton ... (writer) (3 episodes, 1979-1980)
Guy Meredith ... (3 episodes, 1980-1982)
Otis Cannelloni ... (3 episodes, 1980)
Terry Kyan ... (3 episodes, 1982)
Paul Smith ... (3 episodes, 1982)
Barry Pilton ... (2 episodes, 1979)
Peter Spence ... (2 episodes, 1979)
Terry Ravenscroft ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Christopher Burman ... (2 episodes, 1982)
James Glen ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Ian Hopkins ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Victoria Pile ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Nigel Purton ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Quentin Reynolds ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Pete Sargeant ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Chris Allen ... (1 episode, 1979)
Alistair Beaton ... (1 episode, 1979)
Mike Burgess ... (1 episode, 1979)
Chris Langham ... (1 episode, 1979)
Chris Miller ... (1 episode, 1979)
Andy Stevenson ... (1 episode, 1979)
Lawrence Windley ... (1 episode, 1979)
Clive Anderson ... (writer) (1 episode, 1980)
Simon Bell ... (1 episode, 1980)
Ray Binns ... (writer) (1 episode, 1980)
Barry Bowes ... (1 episode, 1980)
Norman Braidwood ... (1 episode, 1980)
Niall Clark ... (1 episode, 1980)
John Cormack ... (1 episode, 1980)
Tim Douglas ... (1 episode, 1980)
Kit Galer ... (1 episode, 1980)
Andrew Marshall ... (writer) (1 episode, 1980)
Ed McHenry ... (1 episode, 1980)
P.W. Newstead ... (1 episode, 1980)
Mike Onions ... (1 episode, 1980)
Nigel Planer ... (writer) (1 episode, 1980)
Nicky Pugh ... (1 episode, 1980)
David Renwick ... (writer) (1 episode, 1980)
Peter Richardson ... (1 episode, 1980)
Simon Woodham ... (1 episode, 1980)
Ian Brown ... (1 episode, 1982)
Ric Cooper ... (1 episode, 1982)
Dick Fiddy ... (1 episode, 1982)
Colin Gilbert ... (1 episode, 1982)
Graham ... (1 episode, 1982)
Simon Hammond ... (1 episode, 1982)
Russell Jones ... (1 episode, 1982)
Malcolm Mather ... (1 episode, 1982)
Neil McVicar ... (1 episode, 1982)
Colin Pearson ... (1 episode, 1982)
Janey Preger ... (1 episode, 1982)
Ray Price ... (1 episode, 1982)
Jim Pullin ... (1 episode, 1982)
Mike Radford ... (1 episode, 1982)
James Walker ... (1 episode, 1982)
Mark Wallington ... (1 episode, 1982)
James Watson ... (1 episode, 1982)
Wilson ... (1 episode, 1982)
Douglas Adams ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Stephen Fry ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Sean Hardie ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
John Henderson ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
John Lloyd ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Rory McGrath ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Roger Planer ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Philip Pope ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Griff Rhys Jones ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Mel Smith ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Ruby Wax ... (writer) (unknown episodes)
Nick Wilton ... (writer) (unknown episodes)

Series Cast  

...  Various Roles / ... 28 episodes, 1979-1982
...  Various Roles 27 episodes, 1979-1982
...  Various Roles 27 episodes, 1979-1982
Griff Rhys Jones ...  Various Roles / ... 27 episodes, 1979-1982
...  Various Roles / ... 7 episodes, 1979
...  Basil Fawlty / ... 4 episodes, 1979-1980
John Alford 3 episodes, 1982
Stewart Fell ...  Various Roles 2 episodes, 1980
Willoughby Goddard ...  Stout Man in Non Diet Pepsi commercial / ... 2 episodes, 1979-1980
Chris Emmett ...  Denis Healey 2 episodes, 1979
Richard Davies ...  Clive Jenkins 2 episodes, 1982
...  Union Negotiator 2 episodes, 1979
...  Himself 2 episodes, 1979
...  Manuel 2 episodes, 1979
...  Ayatollah Khomeini / ... 2 episodes, 1980
...  Bob Hope 1 episode, 1979
...  Himself 1 episode, 1980
Michael Thomas ...  Various Roles 1 episode, 1980
Philip Pope ...  Frank Sinatra 1 episode, 1982
Jeannette Charles ...  Queen Elizabeth II 1 episode, 1980
Claire Davenport ...  Stout Lady in Non Diet Pepsi Commercial 1 episode, 1980
Ian Davidson ...  Various Roles 1 episode, 1980
1 episode, 1982
Hugh Thomas 1 episode, 1982
...  Michael Parkinson 1 episode, 1980
1 episode, 1982
Chris Gage 1 episode, 1979
Jane Danielle ...  Dancer 1 episode, 1980
Christopher Godwin ...  Various 1 episode, 1979
Olu Jacobs 1 episode, 1979
Christine Monk ...  Dancer 1 episode, 1980
John Gorman ...  Various 1 episode, 1979
Oscar James 1 episode, 1979
Angela Sonenscher ...  Dancer 1 episode, 1980
...  Various 1 episode, 1979
Gerald Moon 1 episode, 1979
Lucy Ospalak ...  Dancer 1 episode, 1980
David Rappaport 1 episode, 1979
...  Daance Volkgruppe Tepid Chitchat 1 episode, 1979
Libby Roberts ...  Daance Volkgruppe Tepid Chitchat 1 episode, 1979
Teresa Lucas ...  Daance Volkgruppe Tepid Chitchat 1 episode, 1979
Claire Lutter ...  Daance Volkgruppe Tepid Chitchat 1 episode, 1979
Chrissy Wickham ...  Daance Volkgruppe Tepid Chitchat 1 episode, 1979
...  Reporter 1 episode, 1979
Harry Fielder ...  Thug in University Challenge (uncredited) 1 episode, 1979
...  Boxer on the Television (uncredited) 1 episode, 1980
...  Boxer on the Television (uncredited) 1 episode, 1980
Keturah Sorrell ...  Mother of the Bride (uncredited) 1 episode, 1980

Series Produced by 

Sean Hardie ... producer (26 episodes, 1979-1982)
John Lloyd ... producer (26 episodes, 1979-1982)

Series Music by 

Nic Rowley ... (14 episodes, 1979-1982)
Howard Goodall ... (11 episodes, 1979-1982)
Peter Brewis ... (3 episodes, 1980-1982)
Chris Judge Smith ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Philip Pope ... (unknown episodes)

Series Cinematography by 

Ian Stone ... (unknown episodes)

Series Film Editing by 

Hefny Zaky ... (9 episodes, 1980)
Noel Chanan ... (1 episode, 1979)
Susan Imrie ... (1 episode, 1979)

Series Production Design by 

David Hitchcock ... (16 episodes, 1979-1982)
Colin Lowrey ... (4 episodes, 1980)
Paul Joel ... (3 episodes, 1979)
Marjorie Pratt ... (3 episodes, 1980)
Janet Budden ... (1 episode, 1979)
Andree Welstead Hornby ... (1 episode, 1982)

Series Costume Design by 

Dorinda Rea ... (6 episodes, 1979)
Jackie Parry ... (6 episodes, 1980)
Linda Martin ... (6 episodes, 1982)
John Peacock ... (1 episode, 1979)
Judy Allen ... (1 episode, 1980)

Series Makeup Department 

Kezia De Winne ... makeup artist (11 episodes, 1979-1982)
Christine Walmesley-Cotham ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1979)
Victoria Pocock ... makeup artist (1 episode, 1982)

Series Production Management 

Mike Pearce ... production manager (8 episodes, 1980)
Michael Leggo ... production manager (5 episodes, 1982)

Series Art Department 

Helena Usiskin ... graphics / graphic designer (8 episodes, 1980)
Monica Boggust ... properties buyer / production acquisiton / production buyer / property buyer (7 episodes, 1980-1982)
Steve Connelly ... graphic designer / director of graphics / graphics (7 episodes, 1980-1982)
Darrell Pockett ... graphics (1 episode, 1979)
Mic Rolph ... graphic designer (1 episode, 1979)

Series Sound Department 

Richard Chamberlain ... sound / interior audio (14 episodes, 1979-1982)
Geoff Tookey ... sound: film (6 episodes, 1980)
Clive Derbyshire ... film sound / location audio (6 episodes, 1982)
Bryan Showell ... film sound (3 episodes, 1982)
John Delaney ... sound (2 episodes, 1980)
Terry Elms ... sound: film (2 episodes, 1980)
George Cassidy ... sound: film (1 episode, 1979)
Martyn Clift ... sound: film (1 episode, 1980)
John Gatland ... film sound (1 episode, 1980)
Malcolm Webberley ... film sound (1 episode, 1982)
Nigel Woodford ... film sound (1 episode, 1982)

Series Visual Effects by 

John Brace ... visual effects (8 episodes, 1980)
Robin Lobb ... video effects (5 episodes, 1980)
Dave Chapman ... video effects (5 episodes, 1982)
Chris Lawson ... visual effects (5 episodes, 1982)
Brian Eastell ... video effects (1 episode, 1980)
Peter Kersey ... visual effects (1 episode, 1982)
Kevin Malloy ... visual effects (1 episode, 1982)

Series Stunts 

Chris Lawson ... explosions co-ordinator (1 episode, 1982)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Ken Major ... camera operator / senior cameraman / interior photo artiste (13 episodes, 1980-1982)
Geoff Shaw ... lighting / in-house illuminator (11 episodes, 1979-1982)
Sid Davies ... cameraman: film (7 episodes, 1980)
David Swan ... cameraman: film (7 episodes, 1980)
Colin Munn ... film cameraman / cinematic images (6 episodes, 1982)
Laurie Rush ... cameraman: film / film cameraman (3 episodes, 1980)
Nigel Wright ... lighting (2 episodes, 1980)
G.B. Shaw ... lighting (2 episodes, 1982)
Bill Matthews ... cameraman: film (1 episode, 1979)
John Treays ... lighting (1 episode, 1979)
Ken Minor ... camera operator (1 episode, 1980)
Reg Pope ... cameraman: film (1 episode, 1980)
Peter Chapman ... camera operator (1 episode, 1982)
Brian Eastell ... vision operator (1 episode, 1982)
Colin Gilbert ... best boy (1 episode, 1982)
Mike Manning ... vision supervisor (1 episode, 1982)
Ian Stone ... film cameraman (1 episode, 1982)
John Walker ... camera operator (1 episode, 1982)

Series Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Maggie Partington-Smith ... assistant costume designer (13 episodes, 1979-1980)
Andrew MacKenzie ... costumer / costume (8 episodes, 1980)

Series Editorial Department 

Chris Gage ... vision mixer (8 episodes, 1980)
Angela Wilson ... vision mixer / vision switcher (7 episodes, 1980-1982)
Hefny Zaky ... film editor / cinematic editalisation (6 episodes, 1982)
Graham Hutchings ... videotape editor / editor: video tape / videotapist (4 episodes, 1980-1982)
Ian Williams ... videotape editor / editor: video tape (4 episodes, 1980-1982)
Mike Taylor ... videotape editor / editor: video tape (3 episodes, 1980-1982)
Chris Wadsworth ... videotape editor / videotapist (3 episodes, 1982)
Peter Dunkley ... videotape editor / videotapist (2 episodes, 1982)
Heather Gilder ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1979)
Ian Prowse ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1979)
Sam Upton ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1979)
Malcolm Banthorpe ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
David Hambelton ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
Ian Howlett ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
Ian Hughes ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
Derek Orman ... videotape editor (1 episode, 1980)
Ken Pimenta ... editor: video tape (1 episode, 1980)
Hilary West ... vision mixer (1 episode, 1982)

Series Other crew 

Colin Gilbert ... researcher / script editor / production team / technicalities manager (21 episodes, 1980-1982)
Hilary Bevan Jones ... production team / gopher gang (14 episodes, 1980-1982)
Mike Chislett ... technical manager (9 episodes, 1979-1982)
Marcus Mortimer ... production team (9 episodes, 1979-1980)
Holly Aylett ... researcher (8 episodes, 1980)
Monica Boggust ... production team (8 episodes, 1980)
Doreen Pigram ... production team (8 episodes, 1980)
Rosalind Hughes ... production team / gopher gang (7 episodes, 1979-1982)
Heather McCubbin ... production team (6 episodes, 1980)
Karen Beckitt ... production team / gopher gang (6 episodes, 1982)
Tony Chapman ... research / data collator / researcher (6 episodes, 1982)
Kathy Gee ... production team / gopher gang (6 episodes, 1982)
Harry Thompson ... research / data collator / researcher (6 episodes, 1982)
Jenny Hunter ... production team (3 episodes, 1980)
John Kilby ... production assistant (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Michael Leggo ... production supremo / production team (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Maggie Chapman ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Ian Davidson ... script associate (1 episode, 1979)
Mandie Fletcher ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Stephen Honeybill ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Helen Murry ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Arlene Phillips ... choreographer (1 episode, 1979)
Patricia Rae ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Robert Randell ... production assistant (1 episode, 1979)
Mike Rearce ... production assistant (1 episode, 1979)
Diane Taylor ... production team (1 episode, 1979)
Norman Brierley ... technical manager (1 episode, 1980)
Malcolm Martin ... technical manager (1 episode, 1980)
Derek Thompson ... technical manager (1 episode, 1980)
Bruno Tonioli ... choreographer (1 episode, 1980)
Jack Walsh ... technical manager (1 episode, 1980)
Nikki Cockcroft ... production team (1 episode, 1982)
David Hitchcock ... decor (1 episode, 1982)
Barry Newbery ... decor (1 episode, 1982)
John Walbeoffe ... film manager (1 episode, 1982)

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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