Brass Eye

(1997)
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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. Christopher Morris

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Christopher Morris

    Christopher 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

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Brass Eye

Season 1

1997 | 7 Episodes

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

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 25m, 30m

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