He took the place of Stephen in the fifth series of the show and was part of the show from 2006–07. Roxy is Basil's girlfriend, but unlike the other foxes in the show she is an Arctic fox. Living with them are Stephen's niece and nephew, Molly (Georgina Leonidas), and Dave (Michael Hayes). Basil Brush is a red fox, rendered as both a glove puppet and an animated character. She hates cousin Mortimer's pranks and Dave's cons. In the episode Ballroom Basil, it is stated that his surname is O'Dingleberry. Plot Basil and Steven are dared to spend a night camping with Molly, Dave, and Madison. Liam is just trying to get a hand of these exciting things which are yet to happen to him but all of it is a mystery. The Basil Brush Show is a British television sitcom series, starring the glove puppet fox Basil Brush. 44 "Basil's Brush With Fame" 21 October 2005 () Basil, Dave and Stephen set up as a boy band. I'm going to be reuploading some of the shows I have saved from that channel. The character has featured on children's television from the 1960s to the present day. Redirect. Molly is Dave's older sister and Stephen's niece. The character of Madison is played by Laura Jay Evans, a singer/songwriter from Aberdare in South Wales. Basil is determined to find the thief using every cop show parody – this includes the girls (Molly, Madison and India) dressing up 'Charlie's Angels' style. Originally running from 1968 to 1980 on BBC 1, either during Children's Hour or the Saturday early evening slot, it has a tendency toward Breaking the Fourth Wall and using Double Entendre to appeal to adult (presumably parental) viewers as well as children. Plot. Basil does not call Liam under the name of "Mr Liam" as he did with Stephen. Anil takes advantage of them gone and spends the night in Steven's flat. She can be quite stubborn at times but loves hanging out in the flat with Basil and the rest of the gang. Bingo is voiced by Don Austen. The character of Madison is played by Laura Evans, a singer/songwriter from Aberdare in South Wales. Dave is one of the original characters that features in the old comeback. She is portrayed by Georgina Leonidas. She has so far only been seen in four episodes, including the 2006 Christmas Special. Stephen, a new comic foil for Basil played by Christopher Pizzey, was introduced for the first four seasons. In the third series he and Basil had to get along for 24 hours without fighting and arguing but they over-wound the wind-up clock and they fought one minute too early . British TV presenter Charlotte Hudson portrayed a Villainess Scientist in 'The Basil Brush Show' episode 'Double Trouble Part 2' She appears in the lab working for Basils rival and the shows regular antagonist, Cousin Mortimer. Bingo has a twin brother called Bungo whom Basil says is "much, much worse", who only appeared at the end of Bingo's first story. [1] It was produced for six series by The Foundation, airing on CBBC from 27 September 2002 to 25 December 2007. Stephen is the uncle to Dave and Molly, and is left in charge of them when their parents go on a round-the-world tour. An American who was introduced as 'Madison Square-Gardens', Madison is a fashion student living in the flat upstairs. First the money from the till, and then the till itself go missing from Anil's café. But does this also apply to foxes? His catchphrase is "Bang! Children's TV favourite Basil Brush was among those to pay tribute to actor Derek Fowlds at his funeral. Lots42 10:23, 15 April 2009 (UTC) Return to "List of The Basil Brush Show characters" page. With Christopher Pizzey, Michael Winsor. Originally running from 1968 to 1980 on BBC 1, either during Children's Hour or the Saturday early evening slot, it has a tendency toward Breaking the Fourth Wall and using Double Entendre to appeal to adult (presumably parental) viewers as well as children. He was also not very clever as he did not seem to know a very simple sum (as established in the episode "Bing Trouble", when Molly told him that 2 + 2 = 4 to which he said "Does it?"). The Basil Brush Show was a 2002 remake of the 1960s comedy show starring Basil Brush, a glove puppet fox. He is fourteen years old. The show is a spin-off from the original 1960s–1970s BBC television series, but without any of the original cast.[2]. He is voiced by Don Austen. Basil's playful and hyperactive nephew fox cub. She was on the show from 2004–07. The show is a spin-off from the original 1960s–1970s BBC television series, but without any of the original cast. She is 16 years old portrayed as the sensible character, trying to reason with the characters whenever they make a bad decision and can sometimes be very violent. ", followed by the sound of two projectile ricochets. Basil Brush is a fictional anthropomorphic fox, best known for his appearances on daytime British children's television. Molly is one of the most popular characters on the show. While Liam is still dumb in some aspects, he is quite a smart person; several episodes revolve around some of his near-impossible inventions like a time machine and a shrink ray; he is also good at chemistry. She is played by India de Beaufort. The Basil Brush Show is a British children's television sitcom series, starring the glove puppet fox Basil Brush.It was produced for six series by The Foundation, airing on CBBC from 4 October 2002 to 21 December 2007. The series is set in a colourful modern penthouse flat, which is jointly owned by Basil and his sidekick, Stephen (Christopher Pizzey). Basil Brush is a fictional red fox, best known for his appearances on daytime British children's television. His most long-standing appearance was as Basil Brush's sidekick Mr Stephen in the 2002 remake of the classic Basil Brush show. The character has featured on children's (and later adult) television from the 1960s to the present day. She is later replaced by Maddison (Laura Evans), an American fashion designer. Madison is Stephen's third love interest in the show. He is a distant cousin of Stephen's and is Basil's new sidekick replacing Stephen. She is played by Jodie Scott. Only to mostly be stopped by Master Dave. But then again, he never calls anyone "Mr, or Miss" like he did in the first four seasons. He is primarily portrayed by a glove puppet, but has also been depicted in animated cartoon shorts and comic strips. As the show was re-vamped in later years, two other characters were introduced. She has only been seen in four episodes of the fifth series (2006), including the 2006 Christmas Special. Her initial designs were thrown out by Basil, having mistaken them for rubbish. Template:CBBC Header The Basil Brush Show was a 2002 remake of the 1960s comedy show starring Basil Brush, a glove puppet fox. She is played by Tisha Martin. It ran for six series between 2002 and 2007. She dresses up as a club harlot and breaks the fourth wall, claiming she "can't afford to be out of work". Basil Brush had a new show in 2008 entitled Basil's Swap Shop, which featured ex-Totally Doctor Who host Barney Harwood. We don't have an article named Characters/TheBasilBrushShow, exactly. Amanda first appeared in the first episode in Season 1. It was produced for six series by The Foundation, airing on CBBC from 27 September 2002 to 25 December 2007. Her initial designs were thrown out by Basil, having mistaken them for rubbish. Welcome to the official Basil Brush channel! Basil's Swap Shop is a remake of the cult-classic children's Saturday morning show, Multicoloured Swap Shop. Notably, the series takes a laissez-faire attitude towards the show's atmosphere, and the fourth wall is frequently broken; characters often reference the fact that they are on a studio set, and several episodes feature scenes and segments where the show's cameramen and crew become involved in the storyline. He has also appeared in pantomimes across the UK. Bingo appeared on the show multiple occasions, starting from 2003. Like Mr Stephen, he is shown to have a less than average intelligence, and a running joke through the series is the terrible quality of his food. She pronounces Basil's name in the southern US way, as Bay-zull. The Basil Brush Show 1x01 The Date; The Basil Brush Show 2x01 Mouse; The Basil Brush Show 3x01 The Statley Home A new comic foil was introduced for the first 4 seasons called Mr Stephen who was played by Christopher Pizzey. This might be a reference to Cakes. Basil's Game Show was the cut-down version of the show that featured just the games, as well as some of the comedy segments. Liam is just trying to get a hand of these exciting things which are yet to happen to him but all of it is a mystery. Basil Brush is an anthropomorphic fox, best known as a British television character aimed at children. Several cast members of the real The Basil Brush Show have acted in Doctor Who stories or its spinoffs; Rodney Bewes, Derek Fowlds, Christopher Pizzey and Milton Johns. Bang! Your favourite foxy joker is back with a boom. His cousin Liam arrives shortly after to take his place. He took the place of Stephen in the fifth series of the show. The Basil Brush Show (TV Series 1968–1980) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Basil Brush Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. It seems Classic New CBBC has been eaten by YouTube's copyright system. Well loved fox Basil Brush returns in a modern day kids sit-com. He returned in the Christmas special. See more ideas about childhood memories, childrens tv, my childhood memories. He is primarily portrayed by a glove puppet (see picture) but has also been depicted in animated cartoon shorts and comic strips. The character has featured on children's (and later adult) television from the 1960s to the present day. Georgina Leonidas, Michael Hayes, Laura Evans, and Ajay Chhabra also appeared on the show. The show was presented by Basil Brush and Barney Harwood and was produced for three series by the Foundation (the same production company that produced the Basil Brush Show) and aired live from 5 January 2008 to 25 September 2010 on BBC Two and the CBBC Channel. He was played by Christopher Pizzey and left at the end of series 4. Photos of the characters would be very nice if there are some free ones out there, because fair-use is usually not permitted for living people. 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