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Spitting Image Hilariously Charts Dominic Cummings’ Rise and Fall
He singlehandedly destroyed public confidence in the UK government's messaging about the lockdown and isolating to control the pandemic. The Dominic Cummings puppet in "Spitting Image", Britbox As a result, you can probably lay the surge in infection rates across the UK ever since at his feet Serial killer Peter Sutcliffe also died from COVID on Friday[...]
Spitting Image, Britbox
Otherwise, it's only available on streaming service Britbox Those grotesque puppets are at it again, and Spitting Image is recreating their antics! It has what you would expect, a couple of sketches of Trump and the very grey Pence explaining how to steal the vote Jared is still a literal stiff whose head falls off[...]
Spitting Image: Watch New Episodes for Free on YouTube!
And it's on YouTube! Yes, that's right… YouTube! "Spitting Image" key art, Britbox Available only on the Britbox streaming service, the new episodes are now available a few days after the broadcast to stream on the official Spitting Image YouTube Channel As of this writing, all four episodes to date are available The 4th episode feels like[...]
Spitting Image To Air On ITV For One Night Only - US Election Night
It was announced today that the revived satirical puppet show Spitting Image will have two specials to cover all the key moments and circus around the 2020 US Election. Streaming exclusively on BritBox first thing on Saturday the 31st October, non-subscribers will have a one-off chance to watch the first, bonus episode of the special on ITV on[...]
All Spitting Image S01E01 Puppets From The Queen to  to Greta
Lots of folk who signed up for the free seven day trial of Britbox for the first episode os Spitting Image have had a look around the streaming TV service and, if they live in the UK, discovered most of the stuff they can already get on the BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All4, Netflix and[...]
All Spitting Image S01E01 Puppets From The Queen to Joe Biden to Greta
The new Spitting Image series has just landed on the Britbox streaming service (free 7 day trial, so if you sign up now you should be able to get two episodes before it starts costing you) As ever, it's a mixed bag when it comes to writing bit – as ever – the torrent of[...]
Spitting Image Gallery of Trump, Johnson, Kayne West, Putin And More
Spitting Image is returning to screen next month, courtesy of streaming site Britbox The popular satirical puppet show of the eighties and nineties was a scabrous, silly, saucy and downright salacious piece of polemic, in the spirit of Hogarth, Gilray, Scarfe and Bell And as modern day politics outstrip the extremes of the eighties, it[...]
Spitting Image Returns, Weekly, From October 3rd
The classic satirical puppet show Spitting Image will return to British screen from Saturday, the 3rd of October, running weekly for ten weeks, on new streaming service Britbox. It was announced earlier this year that celebrated Spitting Image co-creator Roger Law returned to head up the show's creative team, while Jeff Westbrook (The Simpsons, Futurama) is the[...]
John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streaming (Image: BBC)
David Walliams and Matt Lucas' Little Britain and Come Fly With Me have been removed from Netflix, Britbox, and the BBC iPlayer. On Saturday, Walliams and Lucas issued an apology on Twitter: "Matt & I have both spoken publicly in recent years of our regret that we played characters of other races Once again we want[...]
Batwoman and Supergirl disagree on "Crisis on Infinite Earths", courtesy of The CW.
(BCTV) Little Britain Pulled By Netflix, BritBox, BBC iPlayer Over Blackface Little Britain Tops Amazon Charts After BBC Bans Streaming Netflix Pulls League Of Gentleman, Mighty Boosh, Still on BBC Player In light of the killing of George Floyd by four Minneapolis police officers and resulting protests across the country and around the world, a big, bright, and necessary[...]
A scene from Little Britain (Image: BBC).
During a time of global protest against the killing of George Floyd and to raise awareness of police brutality against the Black community, streamers Netflix, BBC iPlayer, and BritBox have removed BBC comedy series Little Britain from their services over the use of blackface in several sketches Netflix also dropped the follow-up series, airport mockumentary[...]
New Classic Who Is Coming To A Britbox Near You
Naturally, this generated a renewed interest in classic Doctor Who episodes, only for new fans to discover that there are more than 97 episodes for which no recordings can be found, mostly from the era of the first and second Doctors. The BBC and Britbox have teamed up to try and bring as many Classic Who[...]