Type
Scripted
Premiered
Aug. 09, 1990
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
UK
Network
Channel 4 TV Network
Genre

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Drop the Dead Donkey (UK)

This situation, satirical comedy, set in the offices of "Globelink News", a fictional TV news company. Recorded close to transmission, it used current news events as a means of giving the programme a greater sense of realism.

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Henry Davenportplayed by David Swift
played by David Swift
Damien Dayplayed by Stephen Tompkinson
Dave Charnleyplayed by Neil Pearson
played by Neil Pearson
George Dentplayed by Jeff Rawle
played by Jeff Rawle
Gus Hedgesplayed by Robert Duncan
played by Robert Duncan
Sally Smedleyplayed by Victoria Wicks
played by Victoria Wicks
Joy Merryweatherplayed by Susannah Doyle
played by Susannah Doyle
Helen Cooperplayed by Ingrid Lacey
played by Ingrid Lacey
Alex Patesplayed by Haydn Gwynne
played by Haydn Gwynne
Annaplayed by Nina Marc
played by Nina Marc
Gerryplayed by Andy Hamilton
played by Andy Hamilton
Sir Gordonplayed by Melvyn Hayes
played by Melvyn Hayes
Sueplayed by Victoria Carling Wes Jasperplayed by Neil Stuke
played by Neil Stuke
Deborahplayed by Louisa Millwood-Haigh  


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