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Arena (UK)

Arena is a British television documentary series, which has run in occasional seasons on BBC Two, and latterly BBC Four, since 1975, debuting on Wednesday 1 October that year. It was conceived by the producer Alan Yentob, who also did on-camera presenting and interviewing work for the programme.

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38x18 Whatever Happened to Spitting Image? Aired: Mar. 20, 2014

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  • The "message in a bottle" title sequence was designed by Glen Carwithen.
  • Sir George Martin's inspiration for the staccato string arrangement in Eleanor Rigby was from the soundtrack of Hitchcock's "Psycho".
  • Apparently the last video footage of the glam singer Jobriath, who plays a snippet of his musical "Sunday Brunch" and clowns in front of the camera.
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