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Hippies 

In 1969 London, the editor of an underground magazine and his friends get into wacky situations.
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Series cast summary:
Simon Pegg ...  Ray Purbbs 6 episodes, 1999
Julian Rhind-Tutt ...  Alex Picton-Dinch 6 episodes, 1999
Sally Phillips ...  Jill Sprint 6 episodes, 1999
Darren Boyd ...  Hugo Yemp 6 episodes, 1999
John Benfield ...  Dad 5 episodes, 1999
Geraldine McNulty Geraldine McNulty ...  Mum 4 episodes, 1999
Simon Kunz ...  Professor Rickman 3 episodes, 1999
Peter Serafinowicz ...  Narrator / ... 2 episodes, 1999
Paul Bigley Paul Bigley ...  Hippy / ... 2 episodes, 1999
Moses Rockman Moses Rockman ...  Dope Smoking Hippy In Court / ... 2 episodes, 1999
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In 1969 London, the editor of an underground magazine and his friends get into wacky situations.

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Country:

UK

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English

Release Date:

14 April 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Big Bunch of Hippies See more »

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TalkBack Productions See more »
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(6 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color
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The theme song was sung by the star of the show, Simon Pegg. See more »

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Hippy: Not until there's World Peace!
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Hippies was excellent!
2 March 2006 | by ed-686See all my reviews

I loved Hippies, really very, very funny. Best episode, 'Psycho Sociology, art classes one' or the 'Festival' episode. I can't understand why this series was not so popular. I suppose it lived directly in the shadow of Father Ted, so it was inevitable people would rate it against FT.It was also criticised because it was nothing like the sixties - but hey, it was a comedy, not a social commentary. 10 out of 10 for gags and great situations. Now, when's the DVD coming out?? There's a petition online to get it brought out, link can be found here: http://www.petitiononline.com/hippies1/petition.html

Please all fans of hippies go onto sign the petition!


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