Not the Nine O'Clock News (1979 - 1982)

Not the Nine O'Clock News is a spoof of BBC One's Nine O'Clock News programme. Songs, sketches and satirical news items emulate the shape of common TV formats of the time. Apart from news items, music videos and TV commercials are lampooned. Regular cast members include Rowan Atkinson (Mr. Bean, Blackadder), Pamela Stephenson, Mel Smith and Griff Rhys Jones.