Not the Nine O'Clock News

Show Not the Nine O'Clock News


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Original run: 16.10.1979 — 08.03.1982
Country of origin: UK
Genre: Comedy
Network: BBC TWO
Watched by: 45 of 814 264
Total running time: 10 hours 16 minutes
Episode duration: 22 min.
IMDB rating: 7.9 of 10 2 566

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Not the Nine O'Clock News is a television comedy sketch show which was broadcast on BBC2 from 1979 to 1982. Originally shown as a comedy alternative to the Nine O'Clock News on BBC1. It featured satirical sketches on current news stories and popular culture, as well as parody songs, comedy sketches, re-edited videos, and spoof television formats. The show featured Rowan Atkinson, Pamela Stephenson, Mel Smith, and Griff Rhys Jones, as well as Chris Langham in the first series.