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Cast

Series cast summary:
Vic Reeves Vic Reeves ...  Himself - Presenter 69 episodes, 1993-2011
Bob Mortimer ...  Himself - Presenter 69 episodes, 1993-2011
Ulrika Jonsson ...  Herself 66 episodes, 1993-2011
Matt Lucas ...  George Dawes / ... 55 episodes, 1995-2009
Mark Lamarr ...  Himself 31 episodes, 1993-1997
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A bunch of lads have a right good time

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Comedy | Game-Show

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Official Sites:

BBC [UK]

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 December 1993 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Hullócsillagok See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

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Color
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Trivia

Vic Reeve's recurring leg rubbing gag was inspired by a tape he heard which a old man was heard rubbing his trousers whilst singing Christmas songs. See more »

Quotes

Vic Reeves: It's the Beast from the East!
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Connections

Referenced in Angelos Epithemiou's Moving On: Dancing Lessons (2010) See more »

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Something Of A Guilty Pleasure
7 April 2003 | by Theo RobertsonSee all my reviews

I find SHOOTING STARS to be very very silly , and yet when it`s broadcast I somehow find myself settling down to watch it with a smile on my face even though I`m ashamed to admit it .

SHOOTING STARS is a game show with Vic and Bob the quiz masters and Mark Lamarr ( Later Will Self ) and Ulrika Johnson as team captains . But it`s not like a normal quiz show , this one is absolutely surreal with humour you`ll either love or hate . I fall into both camps: I hate it in public but love it in private .

A recent episode featured one of the most bitchy comments I`ve ever heard . On helping out guest Debbie Mcgee slide down a rope ( Don`t ask ) Vic shouted up to Bob " You can touch her breasts " . Quick as a flash Ulrika shouted " You`d have to find them first ! "

I`ll say no more


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