Who were the 4 young ones?

Who were the 4 young ones?

The Young Ones (BBC, 1982-84) was an anarchic sitcom about four students in a North London house – Rick (Rik Mayall), a faux anarchist and self-styled “People’s Poet”; Vyvyan (Adrian Edmondson), a punk medical student with an appetite for destruction; Neil (Nigel Planer), a permanently depressed, lentil-loving hippy; …

Why was The Young Ones Cancelled?

In an interview, Rik Mayall stated that the sitcom ended after two seasons because he, Lise Mayer, and Ben Elton could not think of anymore original jokes and decided to kill off the characters.

What are you doing Neil to make a meal Neil?

RICK: Neil! / What are you doing, Neil? / To make a meal, Neil? / Surreal! From totalitarian vegetables! / How much does it cost, Neil? NEIL: Well actually it’s about four pounds fifty, each.

Who was God on The Young Ones?

DJ Alan Freeman
DJ Alan Freeman plays God, sitting at a radio mixing desk, on the first of two occasions in the series.

What were The Young Ones surnames?

The Young Ones is a British sitcom, first seen in 1982, on BBC2.

  • The programme was about four college students sharing a house: violent punk rocker Vyvyan (Adrian Edmondson), the stuck-up anarchist Rick (Rik Mayall), the suffering hippy Neil (Nigel Planer), and the mysterious Mike (Christopher Ryan).
  • Who made The Young Ones?

    Rik Mayall
    The Young Ones is a British sitcom written by Rik Mayall, Ben Elton, and Lise Mayer, starring Adrian Edmondson, Mayall, Nigel Planer, Christopher Ryan, and Alexei Sayle, and broadcast on BBC Two for two series, first shown in 1982 and 1984.

    Is Nigel Planer still alive?

    Nigel Planer
    Born Nigel George Planer 22 February 1953 Westminster, London, England
    Occupation Actor, comedian, musician, novelist, playwright
    Years active 1977–present
    Spouse(s) Anna Lea ​ ​ ( m. 1989; div. 1995)​ Frankie Park ​ ​ ( m. 1999; div. 2003)​ Roberta Green ​ ( m. 2013)​

    Did Rik Mayall use drugs?

    I’ve never taken drugs, I’m quite straight really.

    What caused Rik Mayall’s death?

    Heart attackRik Mayall / Cause of death

    Death. On 9 June 2014, Mayall died at his home in Barnes, Richmond-upon-Thames, London, following a sudden heart attack after a morning jog. He was 56 years old.

    Did Rik Mayall have heart problems?

    Mayall was found dead on Monday at his home in Barnes. He was 56. According to the Daily Mail, Robbin said: “We now know that our darling Rik suffered an ‘acute cardiac event’ at our home around midday on June 9th. He had just returned from his usual run and many people had seen him that morning.”