Comedy panel game show hosted by anarchic surrealist comic duo Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.
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Series cast summary:
Vic Reeves Vic Reeves ...  Self - Presenter 69 episodes, 1993-2011
Bob Mortimer Bob Mortimer ...  Self - Presenter 69 episodes, 1993-2011
Ulrika Jonsson ...  Self 66 episodes, 1993-2011
Matt Lucas ...  George Dawes / ... 55 episodes, 1995-2009
Mark Lamarr ...  Self 31 episodes, 1993-1997
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Comedy panel game show hosted by anarchic surrealist comic duo Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.

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BBC [UK]

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UK

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English

Release Date:

26 December 1993 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Hullócsillagok See more »

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Majorie Dawes would later become a regular character in the BBC sketch comedy show Little Britain (2003) created and performed by Matt Lucas and David Walliams. See more »

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[repeated line]
Bob Mortimer: Ulrika-ka-ka-ka.
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Featured in Top of the Box: 1995 (2018) See more »

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Surreal but not funny
22 August 2011 | by tmcneil-140-235664See all my reviews

The popularity of Shooting Stars has always been a mystery to me. The so-called humor is definitely surreal but to say that it lacks the intelligence of Monty Python, Spike Milligan, or even Morecambe and Wise is to put it mildly. It is Surreal but not funny, Isuppose the same could be said for Salvador Dali so I'll have to qualify it further, it is also completely lacking in any evidence of talent or intelligent endeavor. Most grownups would soon tire of the antics of a children's' clown, if you're not one of these people then you may be one of the apparently many folks who enjoy watching Shooting Stars from beginning to end.


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