Comedy Clicks – This Week – Revolting

Each week, we will be taking an in depth look at some of the best sitcoms and comedy shows from both the UK and the USA.

Today we will be looking at a comedy that was released last year and is created by the Bafta award winners who brought you the satirical comedy The Revolution Will Be Televised – Revolting

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About the Show

Summary of Plot

Jolyon Rubinstein and Heydon Prowse satirise the state of the nation via characters old and new and by mixing together a combination of comedy sketches and pranks.-IMDb

Number of Seasons / Episodes

1 seasons

Characters:

 

Heydon Prowse – Various

Jolyon Rubinstein – Various

Catriona Knox – Voiceover

Jo Bunting – Voiceover

Lewis Macleod – Voiceover

 

Trivia

  • Produced by Hatrick Productions
  • The Revolution Will Be Televised (2012) (TV Series)

Revolting is described as a sequel, it features some of the same characters.

  • Revolting is a spin-off of Brexigeddon?! featuring some of the same character
  • Creators Heydon Prowse, Jolyon Rubinstein and Joe Wade
  • According to co-writer Heydon, the BBC passed the sketch without cuts and later argued that you need to be “fearless” in comedy.

 

Classic Clips

 

Gentrification

 

Future of the NHS?

 

Boris Johnson Sketch

 

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