The BEST Episodes of The Mitchell and Webb Situation
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 6, 2020
Network: Play UK
David Mitchell and Robert Webb's riotous comedy show, The Mitchell and Webb Situation, gushes forth an hilarious stream of surreal and quirkily inventive sketches self-penned by the talented duo. Originally made for UKTV’s much missed channel, Play uk, its cult success catapulted the stars into their acting roles in Channel 4's hugely successful – and Bafta-nominated – Peep Show.
#1 - Episode 3
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 20, 2001
Sketches include the annoyed pub conversation man, the dirty phone calls and the over-safe stuntman.
#2 - Episode 6
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 10, 2001
Sketches include The Early 1990s House, soldiers who cannot live without their mobile phones, and a man who is guilty about other people doing jobs for him.
#3 - Episode 2
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 13, 2001
Sketches include the poor stage actor, the man alone in the restaurant and the noise-making bar staff.
#4 - Episode 4
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 27, 2001
Sketches include Changing Meals, a somewhat worrying library visitor, and a child who asked some difficult questions.
#5 - Episode 5
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 3, 2001
Sketches include a disturbing artist on a daytime art show, a porn magazine proof-reader, and backpacking around England.
#6 - Episode 1
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 6, 2001
Sketches include the money-making farmer, the rubbish poisoner and the spoon designers.