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A Kick Up the Eighties was a 1981-1984 BBC Scotland sketch show starring Robbie Coltrane, Tracey Ullman, Richard Stilgoe, Miriam Margolyes, Rik Mayall, Ron Bain and Roger Sloman.

The Series was created by Colin Gilbert, who went on to create Naked Video. The show was notable for introducing the Rik Mayall character Kevin Turvey.

Series Cast

  1. Miriam Margolyes

    Miriam Margolyes

    10 Episodes

  2. Robbie Coltrane

    Robbie Coltrane

    10 Episodes

  3. Rik Mayall

    Rik Mayall

    10 Episodes

  4. Roger Sloman

    Roger Sloman

    10 Episodes

  5. Tracey Ullman

    Tracey Ullman

    10 Episodes

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Season 2

1984 | 4 Episodes

Season 2 of A Kick Up the Eighties premiered on January 3, 1984.

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A Kick Up the Eighties
A Kick Up the Eighties


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m


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