Brass Eye (1997)

18 Comedy 25m

Overview

Brass Eye is a UK television series of satirical news magazines. A series of six episodes aired on Channel 4 in 1997, and a further episode in 2001.

The series was created by Chris Morris, and written by Morris, David Quantick, Peter Baynham, Jane Bussmann, Arthur Mathews and Graham Linehan. The series was directed by Michael Cumming. It was a sequel to Morris's earlier spoof news programmes On the Hour and The Day Today. It satirised media portrayal of social ills, in particular sensationalism and creation of moral panics. The series starred Morris's The Day Today colleague Doon MacKichan and Gina McKee, Mark Heap, Simon Pegg, Julia Davis and Kevin Eldon.

  1. Chris Morris

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Chris Morris

    Chris Morris

    Christopher Morris

    7 Episodes

  2. Alexander Armstrong

    Alexander Armstrong

    American Vox Pop,

    7 Episodes

  3. Hugh Dennis

    Hugh Dennis

    Dr. Balb Kubrox,

    7 Episodes

  4. Albert Welling

    3 Episodes

  5. Gina McKee

    Gina McKee

    3 Episodes

  6. Claire Skinner

    Claire Skinner

    3 Episodes

  7. Simon Pegg

    Simon Pegg

    1 Episode

  8. Julia Davis

    Julia Davis

    1 Episode

  9. Phil Collins

    Phil Collins

    1 Episode

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Brass Eye

Season 1

1997 | 7 Episodes

Season 1 of Brass Eye premiered on January 29, 1997.

View All Seasons

Brass Eye
Brass Eye

Facts

Status Ended

Network

  • See more TV shows from Channel 4...

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Keywords

Content Score

71

Just a little bit more...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?

Login