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The New Statesman

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Action & Adventure Comedy Rated: 18+ (TV-MA)1987 - 19924 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: BritBox Tags: Dark Comedy Political Country: United Kingdom

The New Statesman is a British sitcom of the late 1980s and early 1990s satirising the Conservative government of the time.The New Statesman featuring Rik Mayall and Michael Troughton has one or more episodes streaming on BritBox, and available for purchase on Prime Video. It's an action & adventure and comedy show with 27 episodes over 4 seasons. The New Statesman is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (2,376 votes).

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Rik Mayall

All Seasons of The New Statesman

Season 1
7 Episodes | Prime Video, BritBox, & Rent or Buy

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27 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (BritBox).

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26 episodes (96%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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Not available to watch free online.

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#5,411 Ranked TV Show

#76 Ranked in Dark Comedy TV

#171 Ranked in TV on BritBox

#2296 Ranked in Comedy TV

The New Statesman has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (2,376 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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