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This Is David Lander was a TV show that parodies Roger Cook style door-stepping investigative journalism shows, starring Stephen Fry as David Lander and written by Tony Sarchet.

It began as the BBC Radio 4 show Delve Special, which became this six part Channel 4 series in 1988.

Series Cast

  1. Stephen Fry

    Stephen Fry

    12 Episodes

  2. Jason Isaacs

    Jason Isaacs

    Dr. Guy Chadbot

    12 Episodes

  3. Tony Slattery

    Tony Slattery

    12 Episodes

  4. Juliet Stevenson

    Juliet Stevenson

    1 Episode

  5. Jason Carter

    Jason Carter

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 2

1990 | 6 Episodes

Season 2 of This Is David Lander premiered on November 2, 1990.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m


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