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/ Nigel Kennedy Paul Gascoigne James T. Kirk (William Shatner) Mark Thatcher Great satire holds up a mirror, it questions and challenges."[7]. The other songs released by Spitting Image were "I've Never Met a Nice South African" (which was on the B-Side of "The Chicken Song" and was a savage indictment of the apartheid-ridden country), "We're Scared Of Bob" (a parody of "We Are The World") and "Hello You Must Be Going" (which mocked Phil Collins's divorce ballads and was on the 12" release of The Chicken Song), "Santa Claus Is on the Dole" (backed with "The Atheist Tabernacle Choir"), "The Christmas Singles" and "Cry Gazza Cry" (based on footballer Paul Gascoigne's tears in the 1990 World Cup). Harold Wilson Melvyn Bragg P.C. / / / Les Aspin / / It could be scrappy and uneven, but it's rather like a newspaper. / / / / / / / / Bill Beaumont Harold Macmillan Khomeini appear to parody Iranian law and policy.[20]. [5] The popularity of the show saw collaborations with musicians, including Phil Collins and Sting. Kenneth Clarke He is missing one button on his jacket, and the other is... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images / All other Russians looked like Leonid Brezhnev, often said "da" ("yes") and talked about potatoes. Max Bygraves / / / Thatcher: Oh dear. Frank Bough P.C. Emma Thompson / Camilla Parker Bowles Film announcer / / / / Denis Healey , the Chancellor of the Exchequer, arrives in Downing Street, London, for a cabinet meeting, 26th March 1976. Nigel Lawson / Ian McCaskill Enoch Powell Jim Davidson [39] On 25 June 2006, ITV transmitted Best Ever Spitting Image[40] as a one-off special of Spitting Image which took a nostalgic look back at the programme's highlights. LORD OF THE RINGS wizard synonymous now with Sir Ian McKellen. / Queen Mother Alec Guinness / / / / Anonymous. This running gag was used when Ashdown's extramarital affair was revealed, and his puppet commented that "I didn't touch her on the left leg, or the right leg, but somewhere in-between." / Kenneth Baker / Prince William A 45-minute 'made for market' shows by the original Spitting Image team, titled Spitting Image: Down and Out in the White House was produced in 1986 by Central for the NBC network. Bill Clinton Prince Philip David Mellor Nigel Short Bush Nelson Mandela Army member #1 Sergent Clarkson Peter Hall / Many British politicians in parliament during Margaret Thatcher's tenure were parodied. Queen Mother / Kenneth Clarke Jonathan Darlington / He lowered income tax, Yeah! / Chico Marx William Shakespeare Ken Livingstone / / It reappeared in a late night slot in November 2010, through to 18 December 2010 and has not been aired since then. Albert Reynolds / They were soon replaced by Paddy Ashdown, whose "equidistance" from the larger parties was satirised by his frequent appearance at the side of the screen during unrelated sketches, saying: "I am neither in this sketch nor not in it, but somewhere in-between". Judge #1 Polish advertiser Linda Bellos Corgi #2 Robin Cook / This marked a shift in the show's style, with the writers moving from the Punch and Judy style to more subtle and atmospheric sketches, notably a series in which an awkward Major and wife Norma ate peas for dinner. Cyril Smith David Vine / / Desmond Wilcox Maurice Saatchi / Vicar Paul Gascoigne Michael Winner He appeared on The Dame Edna Experience in the song and dance number "Style" alongside actor Roger Moore. Ben Elton Richard Nixon / / Douglas Hurd / UNDER CONSTRUCTION. Paddy Ashdown / / / John McEnroe Spitting Image is a British satirical puppet show, created by Peter Fluck, Roger Law and Martin Lambie-Nairn.The series was produced by 'Spitting Image Productions' for Central Independent Television over 18 series which aired on the ITV network. / Desmond Wilcox Jeremy Paxman / A few years later, most of the puppets were sold at an auction hosted by Sotheby's,[36] including a puppet of Osama bin Laden never used in the series.[37]. Rupert Murdoch Noel Edmonds (2015) and This Question of Pressures (1969). Matt Aitken / Q Every job you take / / Betty Boothroyd Howard Donald Prince Andrew / Rob Grant and Doug Naylor were then brought in as head writers to save the show. / / Paul Channon Mary Whitehouse Alastair Burnet / Jason Donovan / Stephen Fry / Cliff Richard (4 episodes, 1987), Human Thug / Clare Short / / / / Pope John Paul II / / Tony Benn / Pope John Paul II Patrick Mayhew Norman Tebbit / In Russia it was snowing even indoors and the Soviet television had extremely low-tech visual effects. The Ronald Reagan song "Da Do Run Ron" featured in a straight to video release called Rockin' Ronnie (1986), an otherwise unrelated compilation of movie clips released by ATI Video. / The SDP-Liberal Alliance was portrayed by the election-losing, populist, arrogant and undecided David Owen, with whining, bedwetting David Steel in his pocket. / Julian Clary Sue Cook / [43] Roger Law stated that the pilot for the new series had been filmed and that talks were in progress with US networks to take the show to a larger, global audience. / / / / / / / / / / / / / Mick Hucknall / Bush (118 episodes, 1984-1996), Queen Elizabeth II / Elaine Paige / / Nigel Lawson was another one that came to mind but I was not sure if that was his bushy hair, so I will stick with one first guess of Denis. / (10 episodes, 1993), Kenneth Clarke Tony Blair Len Murray Alasdair Milne Princess Anne / John McEnroe Mikhail Gorbachev had his forehead birthmark in the shape of hammer and sickle. George Best The Chicken Song hit number 1 in the UK Singles Chart for 3 weeks from 17 May 1986 – 3 June 1986. John Sessions Mick Jagger Kenneth Williams / / / / David Owen William Shakespeare Norman Lamont / Sylvester Stallone Ian MacGregor / / Brian Clough 2 0. During 2004, the idea of the series coming back started to appear after John Lloyd held talks with ITV executives about the show's return. / The puppets, based on public figures, were designed by Fluck and Law, assisted by caricaturists that included David Stoten, Pablo Bach, Steve Bendelack and Tim Watts. / England manager Bobby Robson was a senile worrier nicknamed 'Rubbisho'. Andrew Lloyd Webber Kenneth Branagh Michael Heseltine Russell Grant / Judge #2 Jilly Cooper / Phil Collins Robert De Niro / Mike Stock / / Prince William Presenters were also seen: Jeremy Paxman appeared as uninterested and self-loving, and Trevor McDonald frequently lamented his lot after being paired with Ronnie Corbett as newscasters, with the latter always getting the punchlines. / Mr. Speaker by Anthony Broxton; Posted on December 16, 2020; Managed Decline: The Lost World of Rugby League England. / Steve Nallon (b. November 8, 1960 in Leeds, England) is a British impressionist. Trevor McDonald Graeme Garden Thatcher: "Oh, they'll [The Cabinet] have the same as me".[24]. The first episode of Spitting Image, in 1984, aired with a laugh track, apparently at the insistence of Central Television. / / / Oliver Hardy Upon his appointment to Prime Minister, Major was initially portrayed as robotic with a spinning antenna on his head (it was explained in a sketch that Thatcher used it to control Major, standing behind Thatcher in the crowd of sycophantic cabinet members, eager to repeat whatever the Thatcher puppet screeched). / [13][14] Impressionist Steve Nallon recalls that "they were able to get away with no health and safety, so all of the building of the puppets with all the toxic waste from the foam was just in a warehouse. / Jimmy Tarbuck / / / Translater / Leonard Nimoy Bill Beaumont In 1986, the Spitting Image puppets had a number one hit in the UK charts with "The Chicken Song", parodying "Agadoo" by Black Lace – one of several parodies to have featured in the programme, mimicking moronic holiday songs with an annoyingly unforgettable tune and completely nonsensical lyrics. / / Edwin Meese He died on October 3, 2015 in Alfriston, Sussex, England. / Al Gore Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Bill Clinton Prince Edward / Gerald Kaufman / / Boxing characters included Frank Bruno with his trademark laugh and catchphrase "where's 'Arry? This episode was shown to a preview audience before transmission. / David Gergen Prince Philip Malcolm Rifkind Rob Rogers Peter O'Toole Paddy Ashdown / Des Lynam Jimmy Greaves / Pope John Paul II Elvis Presley Who Was The Only Human To Appear On The Tv Show Spitting Image: Denis Healey : For How Many Years Did Rip Van Winkle Sleep: 20 : Without financial help this site won't survive, if every visitor donated £1 we could run this site for a long long time. Lester Piggott (1 episode, 1986) Phil Nice. Orson Welles / Tony Blair Raisa Gorbachev Bryan Robson Nick Hancock David Bowie / / / Gerry Adams Healey estis satirumita en la ITV-serialo Spitting Image, lia karikaturo plejparte temigis liajn famajn brovojn, ... My Secret Planet (antologio, 1992), Denis Healey's Yorkshire Dales (1995) kaj Healey's World (2002). Barry Norman / Phillip Schofield / Rolf Harris Nancy Reagan Edward Heath / John Motson / William Shatner Oliver Hardy David Owen On 4 March 2020, the show was announced to be returning on the streaming service BritBox, as its first official commission. Answer Save. / / / Brian Walden / / The final series was initially planned for broadcast in autumn 1995[35] but was subsequently broadcast in January and February 1996, with the final episode featuring "The Last Prophecies of Spitting Image" in which Labour moved into Number 10. / / He responded well to treatment. Glyns Kinnock P.C. / Keith Richards Mark Thatcher was portrayed as a tiny and child-like opportunist (similar in size to the puppet of Steel) who benefit from the government via his mother, including through blackmailing his mother with his father. Diana Ross Jimmy Greaves / Dolly Parton Frank Muir Jimmy Savile Noel Edmonds Lester Piggott had to be subtitled. / / / / / The 1992 show was fronted by a puppet Robin Day, a puppet Jeremy Paxman filling the role in the episodes broadcast on 14 November 1993 and 12 December 1993. George Bush Denis Healey (centre) at the International Socialists’ Congress in Vienna in 1948. William Waldegrave Simon Jones Melvyn Bragg Len Murray / Nelson Mandela / John Thaw 1 decade ago. John Spencer / / / / Konstantin Chernenko Cecil Parkinson / Edwin Meese / / Joanna Lumley Spitting Image launched the careers of and featured many then-unknown British comedians and actors, most notably Hugh Dennis, Steve Coogan and Harry Enfield.[33]. Alex Ferguson Robert Maxwell / Mel Smith Robin Cook / Denis Healey and his wife Edna on their wedding day, 21 December 1945. (1 episode, 1986), Frank Bruno Future Prime Minister Tony Blair was portrayed as a wayward child while Edwina Currie was characterised as a malevolent Cruella Deville figure. / Rick Astley Denis Healey - who has died at the age of 98 - was the last of the great post-war generation of political "big beasts" who dominated British government in the 1960s and 70s. John Moore / / (3 episodes, 1984-1985), Alec Douglas-Home / / Terry Venables Norman Fowler / For the 2020 revival, see, Learn how and when to remove this template message, List of American television series based on British television series, "TV programmes made in Birmingham: Spitting Image", "30 facts for 30 years – The truth about 'Spitting Image, "Spitting Image creator John Lloyd: 'Television lacks satire'", "Ant and Dec stunt ends 'Spitting Image' return", "Spitting Image archives donated to Cambridge University", "Spitting Image show plots return to TV after 23 years", "Spitting Image to return on BritBox, 24 years after the TV show ended", "Spitting Image revival to debut on BritBox next month with 100 new puppets including Boris Johnson and Donald Trump", "Latex Lampoonery (Spitting Image Giveaway Special, Part 1)", "Spitting Images – The Story of Limehouse Television Studios", "Interview: Steve Nallon #2 – 'Comedians are all lunatics, "Court Says Showing Subliminal Image is Not Criminal Offense", "Spitting Image (1984) - Series 1, Episode 3 | Full Episode - YouTube", "Margaret Thatcher: Let's hear it for the Iron Lady, comedy's greatest straight man", "Roy Hattersley and wife divorce after 57 YEARS", "Victims of a puppet state: Best ever Spitting Image", "The quintessential Englishman: what we learned from Sir Roger Moore", "45cat – Spitting Image – Da Do Run Ron / Just A Prince Who Can't Say No – Elektra – UK – E 9713", "Neil Kinnock in Spitting Image – Series 5", "SPITTING IMAGE: SPITTING IMAGE[03/05/92] (1992)", "Impressions are back in fashion: The great pretenders", "Politicians beware! Terry Wogan Frank Bruno Gary Garthington Richard Branson He hates the Warsaw Pact". The plot involved a conspiracy to replace Ronald Reagan with a double (actually actor Dustin Hoffman in disguise). Graham Taylor Rupert Murdoch / / / Graham Taylor Spitting Image – a widely-watched satirical television show of the 1980s – famously suggested that Ronald Reagan fancied Margaret Thatcher something rotten. / Alastair Burnet / Rupert Murdoch Brian Mawhinney / (61 episodes, 1990-1996), Douglas Hurd / / German Soilder [20] In that same episode, regarding unemployment, he says that people out of work should be put in the army, and tells Thatcher that he thinks the SS (meaning SAS) are a "great bunch of guys".[21][20]. / Michael Caine Winston Churchill / Read More. "[15] In later series, Spitting Image was recorded at Central's studios in Nottingham with last minute additions being recorded at the Limehouse Studios at Canary Wharf, London. Former chancellor Lord Denis Healey has died aged 98, his family said. Nicholas Ridley Denis Healey was born on August 30, 1917 in Mottingham, Kent, England as Denis Winston Healey. Jean-Paul Gaultier / Margaret Beckett Brian Walden Prince Andrew The American network NBC aired several prime-time specials in the same period. Sir Anthony Backbench-Dull F. W. de Klerk / 1 Transcripts 2 Election Special 3 Characters 4 Cast 5 Crew Alastair Burnet: And there we have it, the predicted results: Conservatives 359 seats, Labour 243 seats, and … Colin Moyniham Spitting Image is a British satirical television puppet show, created by Peter Fluck, Roger Law and Martin Lambie-Nairn.First broadcast in 1984, the series was produced by 'Spitting Image Productions' for Central Independent Television over 18 series which aired on the ITV network. Arnold Schwarzenegger / Paul Gascoigne Oliver North P. W. Botha The first single from Spitting Image, released in 1984, was a rework of the Crystals' "Da Doo Ron Ron". George Carey Glenys Kinnock Carol Barnes / Nelson Mandela / / / / / / All carried a 15 certificate and were reissued in 1988, also as a box set. / Norman Fowler / / Kate Adie Gary Lineker Paul McCartney / Neil Kinnock Moira Stewart / Pope John Paul II was a banjo-playing womaniser who spoke with a hip urban African-American accent. Bill Clinton / David Gergen / In Spitting image who was the puppet with massive eyebrows? / [8] According to Law, the revival is set to have a global appeal through a "uniquely British eye". Cliff Richard There was a worry the puppets would somehow because less real when put alongside humans. / / / / Ross Kemp Sean Connery Richie Benaud Wilson constantly attempted escape, whilst Callaghan took delight in tormenting him. / Re: Spitting Image, they cannot bring it back in its original form because it costs too much. In an attempt to crack the American market, there were some attempts to produce a US version of the show. / / / When Blair did become Labour leader, the puppet changed and he was portrayed with his grin replaced with an even bigger smile if he said something of importance. / / Julian Clary Jim Callaghan / Jimmy Savile / He was an actor, known for The Wizard of Oz (1977), Denis Healey: The Best Prime Minister Labour Never Had? Roger Daltrey / / / Denis Healey, Actor: The Wizard of Oz. / Bette Midler / Ken Dodd External links. He was originally a public school boy, wearing grey shorts, blazer and cap. Alongside Thatcher were her Cabinet, which included: Thatcher's Cabinet were often depicted as bickering schoolchildren, with Thatcher acting as teacher. Tony Blair / Robin Cook Comedians were satirised: Billy Connolly was portrayed as a jester; Jimmy Tarbuck was said to use old jokes and always take part in the Royal Variety Performance; Bernard Manning was an obese racist; and Ben Elton was always shown with a microphone. Sandy Gall "Everybody seems to have residual affection for Spitting Image. Boris Yeltsin Roland Rat 15th October 1985: Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi (1944 - 1991) with Neil Kinnock and Denis Healey on an official visit to London to discuss Britain's attitude to sanctions against South Africa. Kenneth Clarke Bill Clinton Harold Macmillan / Chris Evans He is in the running for the leadership of the Labour Party after the... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Paul Channon Denis Healey, Actor: The Wizard of Oz. Sarah Ferguson / Bishop David Jenkins was depicted as not believing in anything. Chris Patten Mike Tyson / Denis Healey: a life in our times (Little, Brown, 2002). / Lord Lucan NBC did not give this high priority. / Donald Coggan / Robin Day Dennis Potter Andrew Lloyd Webber Jonathan Dimbleby / Selina Scott Roger Cook / / The Labour politician first served in Number 11 during the 1974-79 government. / Peter Rogers / Bjork Police Commisioner Newman Clive Anderson Rupert Murdoch Naomi Campbell [10], Martin Lambie-Nairn proposed a satirical television show featuring caricature puppets created by Peter Fluck and Roger Law. / / Des Lynam David Vine / Police Commisioner / It would apparently cost a million odd pounds to remake a new bunch of puppets and that's not including all the costs of sets +vocal and writing talent. P. W. Botha Groucho Marx / / [31], In one instance Sting was persuaded to sing a re-worded version of "Every Breath You Take", titled "Every Bomb You Make" (series 1, episode 12), to accompany a video showing the Spitting Image puppets of world leaders and political figures of the day, usually with the figure matching the altered lyrics .mw-parser-output .templatequote{overflow:hidden;margin:1em 0;padding:0 40px}.mw-parser-output .templatequote .templatequotecite{line-height:1.5em;text-align:left;padding-left:1.6em;margin-top:0}, Every bomb you make Dorathy the secartury Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani / 1989 saw the release by Central Video of two complete specials, Bumbledown: The Life & Times Of Ronald Reagan and The Sound Of Maggie and was also released in the US by BFS Video. / / / / Anthony Hopkins Magnus Magnusson I will have the steak" Waitress: "And what about the Vegetables?" From October 1996 Spitting Image Series 1–11 were on UK Gold until September 1998. ", sung by June Brown (who was commonly known as the EastEnders character Dot Cotton). / / Spitting Image lampooned US President Ronald Reagan as a bumbling, nuke-obsessed fool in comparison with his advisors Edwin Meese and Caspar Weinberger. / Dustin Hoffman Jayne Torvill Fred Arkwright T.V. / Mick Jagger / / William Rees-Mogg was portrayed as a censorship-crazy person with eyes that would frequently pop out of the socket. Holly Johnson / / / They then hired Muppet puppeteer Louise Gold. / / David Dimbleby / / / Ringo Starr John MacGregor Rebecca Rogers (5 episodes, 1993), Norman Tebbit Bob Geldof John MacGregor Michael Jackson Stan Laurel / Steve Davis John Gielgud Nicholas Parsons Robin Day / Julian Clary Press Pig #2 John Cole Peter Snow Peter Lilley / Every grave you've filled / Will Smith Yasser Arafat Cecil Parkinson Michael Jackson / / Prince Harry Peter Snow / Geoffrey Howe's wife Former Liberal MP Cyril Smith also made a few appearances depicted as a morbidly obese giant. Lester Pigot [28] The Spitting Image version, "Da Do Run Ron", was a spoof election campaign song for Ronald Reagan, featuring Nancy Reagan listing reasons why "you gotta re-elect him", with lyrics like "Yeah! / / Derek Jameson John Gielgud Xenophobia Jones' assistant / / / Derek Jameson / Rick Rickerson He died on October 3, 2015 in Alfriston, Sussex, England. / / / David Mellor Melvyn Bragg / / Anthony Meyer Kenneth Clarke / Jesse Jackson / / A spoof Question Time took questions from the audience. Nelson Mandela Yitzhak Shamir / / Facebook Twitter Pinterest. John Redwood / Richard Branson George Best Mr. Murdoch / In February 2008, Comedy Central Extra started showing regular repeats of Spitting Image from 9 pm on Tuesday evenings, with a whole weekend's worth of evenings devoted to the first two series. It aired on Canada's CBC Television on Sunday nights in the late 1980s. William Waldegrave Nicholas Ridley / / Lisa Maria Presley / / Queen Elizabeth II Daley Thompson Robin Cook / / / / / / Sylvester Stallone / / David Steel John Gummer / Richard Branson Ian Paisley John Prescott (66 episodes, 1984-1994), John Major The first twelve series including An 11-disc set (containing the first 7 series broadcast 1984–89) have been released by Network Distributing under licence by ITV Studios, so far. Barbara Windsor That would be Dennis Healey, at a guess. Bernard Weatherill Harpo Marx (1 episode, 1986), Puppetry and Voice (1984-1985) / / / Barry Norman Prince Williams Alastair Burnet / Ronald Reagan Stan Laurel Denis Healey's photographs of international figures and his family to raise eyebrows in East Sussex Chris Arnot Tue 7 Oct 2008 19.01 EDT First published on Tue 7 Oct 2008 19.01 EDT / / / Spitting Image had a short-running dispute with the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) in 1985, over the use of subliminal images. Douglas Hurd / / Various / Robin Day / / The Spitting Image TV show’s puppet of Healey. / Dimbeleby' Dimbeleby Terry Wogan Prince Harry Relevance. Ian Botham They were joined by Jon Blair, a documentary producer. Jim Bowen Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi with Neil Kinnock and Denis Healey on an official visit to London to discuss Britain's attitude to sanctions against South Africa. Doctor / / A Mick Jagger character seemed perpetually high, and Keith Richards so old and haggard that he thought he was dead. / / / The Spitting Image version is sung by Neil Kinnock and the Labour Party. Judy Finnigan / / His wife Nancy was the butt of cosmetic surgery jokes. / Clive Sinclair Jonathan Ross Michael Jackson / / / Ian Hislop / / David Steel Prince William Chico Marx Kate Moss George H.W. Ken Livingstone / Bernard Manning Paul Simon (6 episodes, 1996), John Major Vinny Jones Margaret Thatcher Michael Hutchence / Kenneth Williams Also in #012, Stewart White and Denis Healey make live-action appearances (White also appears, uncredited, in #011). / / Bill Rogers / Kenneth Branagh / Esther Rantez Former chancellor Lord Denis Healey has died aged 98, his family said. / David Attenborough / He even gave Denis Healey a catchphrase (Silly billies) which Healey himself had never once uttered. / / June Brown Three new puppets were created depicting all members of Genesis (including a less exaggerated version of Collins), which also appear on the sleeve of the 45 (and later CD) single. / Neil Kinnock / (25 episodes, 1985-1988), Prince Edward Ike Turner John Hunt Yitzhak Shamir / Esther Rantzen / / / No need to register, buy now! / Full Cast & Crew: Spitting Image (1984–1996) ... Denis Healey. Robert Maxwell Pope John Paul II The programme was first released on video in 1986 in a series of three collections, each a compilation of material from the first two series: Spit – With Polish!, A Floppy Mass Of Blubber & Rubber Thingies. / Denis Healey / Find professional Denis Healey videos and stock footage available for license in film, television, advertising and corporate uses. / / / / Healey, Denis. Barry Norman David Coleman had a very loud ear prompter and sometimes did not know what he was commentating on; Frank Bough was portrayed as being a drug user; Bruce Forsyth spoke every sentence as though it was a catchphrase. Kieran Prendiville Every one you've killed David Gower Billy Graham The only one I can think of is Denis Healey, he had bushy eyebrows. / / / / Sarah Ferguson / Brian Clough / / Norman Tebbit Jimmy Greaves / / / Glenys Kinnock Mick Jagger Mike Smith / Michael Grade / Ted, President Reagan's bodyguard Mick Jagger Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Prince Edward Gerald Kaufman The puppet-based comedy Spitting Image first appeared on our screens thirty years ago in 1984 and ran until 1996. / Home Secretary Kenneth Baker was a slug. / Andi Peters / Laurence Olivier / British Labour politician Denis Healey at his home in Sussex, circa 1985. / / [8][9] The revived series debuted on 3 October 2020 on BritBox, and features Boris Johnson and Donald Trump. / Roy Jenkins Michael Portillo Boy George Mark Phillips Danny Baker / / / Mark Knopfler / / / Richard Ingrams (unknown episodes), Puppetry Michael Grade Dan Quayle Directed by Graham C. Williams. / Roger Cook Phil Collins All episodes and specials were broadcast on Sunday, usually at 10 pm. / Frank Bruno Frank Sinatra Des Lynam Alan Dedicoat / / Peter Sissons / / Made specially for video, it provided an alternative look at the 1996 European football championship held in England. / / / / John Cole Some more politicians - Dennis Healey, John Prescott and Roy Hattersley / George H. W. Bush England midfielder Paul Gascoigne appeared, frequently crying – a parody of the 1990 World Cup semi-final against West Germany, in which he famously cried after being booked, which would have ruled him out of the final had England won the game. 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John Smith / (35 episodes, 1990-1996), Queen Elizabeth II Prince Andrew / / Hugh Laurie / Vincent Price / / Ringo Starr was a drunkard, and Paul McCartney was always releasing albums and films that flopped. / / Boy George / Steve Jones Thora Hird Michael Cain Messmer is in London to discuss an... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images This video is unavailable. Stephen Fry / Mr Lloyd commented, "There's enormous enthusiasm from ITV to do it. / / Arthur Scargill Jeremy Beadle Charles Kennedy "[27] Arnold Schwarzenegger was muscle-bound but insecure about the size of his genitals; Donald Sinden was parodied as also trying to become the greatest Shakespearian actor and get a knighthood. Princess Michael of Kent Paul Gascoigne David Dimbleby Patrick Mayhew ‘What a fine lookin’ woman,’ the punch line to one particularly celebrated latex puppet sketch ran. Jeffrey Archer Michael Mates / / Margaret Thatcher Dennis Skinner / / [9] The show premiered on the service on 3 October 2020, featuring the voice talents of Billy West, Debra Stephenson, Debra Wilson, Guz Khan, Indira Varma, Jess Robinson, John DiMaggio, Lewis MacLeod, Lobo Chan, Matt Forde, and Phil LaMarr. David Coleman / / Matthew Bannister / / / / Havin' It Off: The Bonker's Guide was released in 1993. Caspar Weinberger Joan Collins Clive Anderson Richard Branson / / / Dimbleby' Dimbleby / Barry Norman / François Mitterrand / / / Magnus Magnusson John Sessions / / Denis Healey was born on August 30, 1917 in Mottingham, Kent, England as Denis Winston Healey. Colin Moynihan Gerry Adams Bob Geldof / Dustin Hoffman Ted, President Reagan's body guard / Ronnie Corbett / Oliver Hardy / / Gerry Adams / / John Lloyd Erasure He's also portrayed in another skit as dumb with his mother playing fetch with him like if he was a dog.[20]. 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