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Mock the Week 

A comedic look at current events.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Dara O Briain ...  Himself - Host 188 episodes, 2005-2018
Hugh Dennis ...  Himself 188 episodes, 2005-2018
Andy Parsons ...  Himself 140 episodes, 2005-2015
Ed Byrne ...  Himself 82 episodes, 2006-2018
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A comedic look at current events.

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Genres:

Comedy | Game-Show

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 June 2005 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Mock the Week... Again See more »

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Runtime:

(23 episodes)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

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 »

Quotes

Frankie Boyle: The English are worried about the Euro being brought in because of loss of national identity and rising prices. In Scotland, people are just worried in case they have to close Poundstretcher.
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Very good topical comedy
28 April 2017 | by DavidYZSee all my reviews

This BBC panel game is mostly based on the week's events and media coverage. It's very funny most of the time.

It varies in quality, depending on who is taking part during that episode. Whilst most are good, there are some episodes which are mediocre.


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