2018 News

Reviews for The Benji and Nick Show 21st September, 2018 - Thank you all for these fantastic reviews! If you want to hear ramblings about cult TV and the occasional show review, this is for you! Plus Benji and Nick are just fun to listen to… Laura Vilensky Love the podcast, the amiable chatty feel is fun, and the cult TV shows discussed are a good
The Benji and Nick Show – Doctor Who: State of Decay 21st September, 2018 - Coming soon – Issue 30 of The Benji and Nick Show is all about Doctor Who: State of Decay with the Fourth Doctor, Romana, Adric and K9. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – The Tomorrow People 12th September, 2018 - The next topic for discussion in The Benji and Nick Show is The Tomorrow People, a children’s sci-fi series broadcast on ITV from 1973–79, with a remake in 1992–95. A series of audio plays using the original concept and characters (and many of the original TV actors) was also produced by Big Finish Productions between
The Benji and Nick Show – Colditz 6th September, 2018 - In this week’s The Benji and Nick Show, Benji and Nick will be discussing Colditz, a British television series co-produced by the BBC and Universal Studios screened between 1972 and 1974. The series follows the Allied prisoners of war imprisoned at the supposedly escape-proof Colditz Castle during World War II and their many attempts to
The Benji and Nick Show – Piece of Cake 30th August, 2018 - On Sunday 2nd September, Benji and Nick will be discussing Piece of Cake in The Benji and Nick Show. Piece of Cake was a six-part television miniseries depicting the life of a Royal Air Force fighter squadron from the day of the British entry into the second world war through to one of the toughest
The Benji and Nick Show – The Stone Tape 21st August, 2018 - In the next The Benji and Nick Show, Benji and Nick will be chatting about The Stone Tape, a television play first broadcast on BBC Two in 1972. Written by Nigel Kneale, best known as the author of Quatermass, The Stone Tape combines aspects of sci-fi and horror when a team of scientists move into
The Benji and Nick Show – Robin of Sherwood 15th August, 2018 - In the next The Benji and Nick Show podcast, Benji and Nick will be discussing all things Robin of Sherwood – a British television series based on the legend of Robin Hood which ran from 1984–86 on ITV.
Captain Kirk and Mr Spock 9th August, 2018 - Even Kirk and Spock subscribe to The Benji and Nick Show!
The Benji and Nick Show – Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) 9th August, 2018 - This week in The Benji and Nick Show, Benji and Nick (yes he’s back!) discuss ITV’s private detective series, Randall and Hopkirk Deceased, broadcast in 1969/70. There will inevitably be tangets and there may be competitions. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Star Fleet 4th August, 2018 - Tomorrow in The Benji and Nick Show, Benji is joined by Jamie once again (with Nick still off sick) to chat about Star Fleet, an early ’80s Japanese sci-fi series notable for using miniatures and marionettes rather than cel animation, giving it a very unique look. Plus The Prisoner competition results are announced. Send your
The Benji and Nick Show – Star Trek: Balance of Terror 26th July, 2018 - In the next The Benji and Nick Show podcast, the boys will be discussing the 1966 Star Trek episode: Balance of Terror. The Enterprise must decide on its response when a Romulan ship makes a destructively hostile armed probe of Federation territory. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com  
The Benji and Nick Show – The One Game 18th July, 2018 - In this week’s The Benji and Nick Show, Benji and Nick will be discussing The One Game, a surreal drama set in Birmingham that was broadcast in four parts on ITV in 1988.
The Benji and Nick Show – reviews 12th July, 2018 - Simply superb The reason Sunday has become the day. Fun, Frolics and simply wonderful cult nostalgic reviews of classic film and TV. The two hosts are fantastic Benji Clifford sound designer composer and generally all round first rate bloke talks cult classics with Big Finish’s own Nick Briggs. Can not recommend enough. Laughs, smiles and
The Benji and Nick Show – The Nightmare Man 12th July, 2018 - This Sunday, Benji and Nick will chat about The Nightmare Man, a science fiction and horror television serial produced by the BBC in 1981. An adaptation of the book Child of Vodyanoi by David Wiltshire,  The Nightmare Man is set on a small Scottish island with the population gripped by fear following a series of
The Benji and Nick Show – Pathfinders 7th July, 2018 - This Sunday, Benji and Nick will be discussing Pathfinders, a 1972–73 ITV drama telling the story of the fictitious Royal Air Force 192 Pathfinder squadron during the Second World War.
The Benji and Nick Show – Quatermass and the Pit 28th June, 2018 - Coming soon from The Benji and Nick Show, Benji and Nick discuss Quatermass and the Pit, a 1967 British science fiction horror film from Hammer Film Productions.
The Benji and Nick Show – Arthur of the Britons 22nd June, 2018 - This coming Sunday, Benji and Nick will be discussing HTV’s Arthur of the Britons, a British television show about the historical King Arthur broadcast on ITV in 1972 and 1973. There’s also more from The Official Gerry Anderson Store, and your emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Worzel Gummidge 16th June, 2018 - Tomorrow, Benji and Nick will be chatting about Jon Pertwee’s 1979 Southern TV children’s favourite, Worzel Gummidge. Sponsored by The Official Gerry Anderson Store. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – UFO 9th June, 2018 - This week, Benji & Nick are chatting about UFO (Gerry Anderson’s first live-action TV show) – and you can also win the UFO DVD. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com. Sponsored by The Official Gerry Anderson Store.
Podcast of the Week! 3rd June, 2018 - We Are Cult, a collaborative blog on news, reviews and features devoted to all things cult, has nominated The Benji and Nick Show as Podcast of the Week. In their words: “This week: Sound effects geniuses Benji Clifford and Nicholas Briggs – who you may know from the Big Finish Podcast – discuss all manner of
The Benji and Nick Show – The Devil’s Crown 2nd June, 2018 - Tomorrow, Benji and Nick’s topic of the week is The Devil’s Crown (a 1978 BBC historical drama) – but there are many tangents. Unwilling guest star Jamie Anderson returns. Sponsored by The Official Gerry Anderson Store. Email podcast@nicholasbriggs.com and win a prize!
The Benji and Nick Show – Ace of Wands 26th May, 2018 - Tomorrow, Benji and Nick are chatting about Ace of Wands (a super cool 1970s kids ITV fantasy show). Sponsored by The Official Gerry Anderson Store, expect many tangents and great emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Space: 1999 19th May, 2018 - This week Benji and Nick discuss Gerry Anderson’s Space: 1999 – the first episode: Breakaway. Sponsored by The Official Gerry Anderson Store, the podcast also features impromptu guest star, Jamie Anderson. Emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Chocky 12th May, 2018 - Benji and Nick’s next podcast chat – sponsored by the The Official Gerry Anderson Store – is all about Chocky, the 1984 ITV adaptation of John Wyndham’s novel. They also discuss Space: 1999, A Matter of Life and Death, and so much more including TWO competitions! You can email Benji and Nick at podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – The Chimes of Big Ben 5th May, 2018 - This coming Sunday, Benji and Nick are chatting about The Prisoner (1967) episode The Chimes of Big Ben. There’s also some great The Official Gerry Anderson Store chat including Stingray, plus superb emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – The Day of the Triffids 28th April, 2018 - Tomorrow, Benji and Nick are chatting about the BBC’s 1981 dramatisation of John Wyndham’s classic novel, The Day of the Triffids. There’s also more from The Official Gerry Anderson Store, some Fireball XL5 and more of your emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Timeslip 21st April, 2018 - In tomorrow’s podcast, Benji and Nick discuss the 1970 children’s ITV classic Timeslip. There’s also Zodiac revisited, Timeless and Lost in Space, plus The Official Gerry Anderson Store and emails to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Zodiac 14th April, 2018 - This week, Benji and Nick discuss the short-lived, little-known, but utterly fantastic 1974 ITV crime series Zodiac starring Anouska Hempel and Anton Rodgers. There’s also plenty of Gerry Anderson along the way and your emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
The Benji and Nick Show – Thunderbirds Attack of the Alligators! 7th April, 2018 - In tomorrow’s podcast Benji and Nick are discussing the classic Thunderbirds adventure Attack of the Alligators! They’re also reading out your emails sent to podcast@nicholasbriggs.com
Big Finish Day – 3 Nov 2018 1st April, 2018 - Big Finish Day 2018 will be held on Saturday 3rd of November from 10am–5pm at The QUAD, Derby An official celebration of the renowned production company, famous for its award-winning full-cast audio-plays and audiobooks based on your favourite TV shows and more, including Doctor Who, Torchwood, The Prisoner, The Avengers, Blake’s 7, Survivors, The Omega