Type
Scripted
Premiered
Nov. 09, 1982
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
35 min.
Country
UK
Network
BBC TWO TV Network
Genre

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The Young Ones (UK)

Four mis-matched university students share a house in North London: Neil, the hippy; Mike, the cool person; Rick, a would-be anarchist studying sociology; and Vyvyan, the punk medical student who is prone to extreme violence. Together with their bastard Russian landlord, the world of these "bachelor boys" is surreal and violent, but ultimately hilarious.

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Last Episode

TV Special: Comic Relief Aired: Apr. 25, 1986

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 2 seasons and 13 episodes air between 1982 and 1984.

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Series Fun Facts

More Trivia
  • According to Ed Bye, the show was surprisingly popular with policemen, a fact which upset Rik Mayall, greatly.
  • Unusually for a BBC sitcom at the time, most of the location scenes were recorded on video using Outside Broadcast facilities instead of 16mm film.
  • Colin Baker taped a sketch portraying the evil Count Dustbug, which was deleted from the finished edition.
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