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BBC Programme Information / 11-17 September 2004

DICK
Name: Richard McCourt
Born: 12 August 1976
First TV appearance? "1988/9 Why Don’t You?"
TV idols? "Phillip Schofield,Terry Wogan and Dom."
Your most memorable screen moment? "Show of last series when the production team sprang a This Is Your Life on us at the end and we had a creamy muck muck fight with all our friends and family."
Which BBC TV show would you like to resurrect? Why? "I’d like to bring back the Adventure Game – a game show in the late Seventies/early Eighties. There was a talking plant and something called the Vortex!"
Which other BBC TV show would you like to be on? Why? "Any travel shows because I love travelling."
Ideal night’s TV schedule? "Cooking programmes, football, music shows - oh and Dick And Dom In Da Bungalow, of course!"
Earliest TV memory? "Let’s Pretend. It was a pre-school kids’ show where they made up stories and used props out of a box. I can remember a worm on a green stick for some reason."
All-time favourite TV show? "The A Team."
Favourite screen character? Why? "‘And I’ from Withnail And I. Roland Rat because he was original and funny."
Last programme you watched? "Greatest Kids’TV Moments."
Favourite film? "All of Star Wars."
Favourite music? "A mix of everything from New Order to Keane and pop music."
Favourite food? "Italian."
Favourite place? "Italy."
Pet hates? "Politics."
What are you reading at the moment? "I’ve just finished the brilliant The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown."
Last three things you bought? "It’s very boring but: magazine; chewing gum; bottle of water, all at the train station."
Describe your perfect day off: "Laying in bed, sleeping."
Describe yourself in five words: "Big, fat, hairy and sexy!"

DOM
Name: Dominic Wood
Born: 3 January 1978
First TV appearance? "A programme on CBBC called The Friday Zone with Peter Simon, Deborah Stevenson (Bad Girls) and Chris Jarvis. I was 18."
TV idols? "Chris Evans and Bagpuss."
Your most memorable screen moment? "When I introduced national news 20 seconds too early and the network crashed.They couldn’t cut back to me because I was swearing and they couldn’t cut to the news as they had no sound."
Which BBC TV show would you like to resurrect? Why? "Finger Mouse – because everyone wants to see that man with the bald head again."
Which other BBC TV show would you like to be on? Why? "Anything with David Attenborough because he’s fantastic."
Ideal night’s TV schedule? "Dick And Dom In Da Bungalow all night long."
Earliest TV memory? "Tiswas – I was about two and a half – and Chockablock; two great shows."
All-time favourite TV show? "Big Breakfast."
Favourite screen character? Why? "Gordon the Gopher/Richard E Grant as Withnail in Withnail And I."
Last programme you watched? "V Festival."
Favourite film? "Withnail And I."
Favourite music? "Anything by Fatboy Slim or Basement Jaxx."
Favourite food? "Veggie roast cooked by my missus."
Favourite place? "Ibiza."
Pet hates? "People who ask stupid questions like ‘what are your pet hates?’!"
What are you reading at the moment? "These questions – oh, and Forget You Had A Daughter: Doing Time In The Bangkok Hilton by Sandra Gregory."
Last three things you bought? "I’m currently at the airport waiting for a flight to Glasgow so bought a copy of Mixmag, a bottle of water and some chewing gum."
Describe your perfect day off: "A day in Ibiza chilling with my lady."
Describe yourself in five words: "Short, fat, hairy, but gorgeous!"



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