Flop Show

Flop Show (1989)

  • Genre: Drama, Comedy
  • Creator: Jaspal Bhatti
  • First Air Date: 1989-10-31
  • Last Air Date: 1989-10-31
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 10
  • Status: Ended
  • Production Country: India
  • Networks: DD National
  • Director: Jaspal Bhatti
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Flop Show is an Indian television sitcom that first aired on Doordarshan in 1989. The show was written and directed by satirical humourist Jaspal Bhatti, who also played himself as the main character. His wife Savita Bhatti produced the show and also acted in all the episodes as his wife. The sitcom was a satire on the socio-cultural problems faced by the common man in India at the time. Although only 10 episodes of the show were ever produced, the show has had a long and powerful legacy.

  • Keywords: bureaucracy, satire, social satire, political satire
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    Flop Show Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 1989-10-31
    10 Episodes

    Flop Show Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1David Frost, James Brown, The Muppets60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Roy Clark, Bobby Darin, Stanley Myron, Denise Nicholas60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Lily Tomlin, Redd Foxx, The Tempatations, Roger Miller60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Perry Como, Charlie Callas, Denise Nicholas, Lola Falana60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Raymond Burr, Stanley Myron, The Muppets, Loretta Long, Sunday's Child60 min
    Season 1Episode 6Louis Armstrong60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Bill Cosby, Gina Lolabrigida60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Robert Goulet, Lola Falana, Robert Klein, Dean Martin60 min
    Season 1Episode 9Moms Mabley, Marcel Marceau, Arte Johnson, Doug Kershaw60 min
    Season 1Episode 10Bobby Darin, Charlie Pride, Ella Fitzgerald60 min
    Season 1Episode 11Stevie Wonder, Connie Stevens, John Byner, Johnny Brown60 min
    Season 1Episode 12Lena Horne, Tony Randall60 min
    Season 1Episode 15Bing Crosby, The Supremes, David Steinberg60 min
    Season 1Episode 16Steve Lawrence, Zero Mostel, Roberta Flack60 min
    Season 1Episode 17Muhammed Ali, Lily Tomlin, Bobby Darin60 min
    Season 1Episode 18Bill Cosby60 min
    Season 1Episode 19Joe Namath, George Carlin, Johnny Mathis60 min
    Season 1Episode 20Art Carney, Barbara Feldon60 min
    Season 1Episode 21Aretha Franklin, David Frost, Charlie Callas60 min
    Season 1Episode 22Don Rickles, Leslie Uggams, Ray Charles60 min
    Season 2Episode 1Lucille Ball, Ed Sullivan, Osmond Brothers60 min
    Season 2Episode 2George Gobel, Joan Rivers, Mahalia Jackson60 min
    Season 2Episode 3Raymond Burr, Ruth Gordon, Stevie Wonder60 min
    Season 2Episode 4Tim Conway, Ruth Buzzi, Erroll Garner60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Pat Boone & Family, George Carlin, Sugar Ray Robinson60 min
    Season 2Episode 6David Frost, The Supremes, Willie Tyler & Lester60 min
    Season 2Episode 7The Smothers Brothers, Melba Moore60 min
    Season 2Episode 8The Jackson 5, Lily Tomlin, Dr. David Rueben60 min
    Season 2Episode 10Tim Conway, Andy Griffith, Clara Ward60 min
    Season 2Episode 13Petula Clark, Roy Clark, Redd Foxx60 min
    Season 2Episode 19Jim Brown, Johnny Cash, June Carter60 min
    Season 2Episode 23Joe Namath, George Carlin60 min
    Season 2Episode 24Sammy Davis Jr.60 min
    Season 3Episode 5Stiller & Meara, Bill Russell, Paul McCartney & Wings (video)60 min
    Season 3Episode 13Albert Brooks, Bill Russell, Johnny Cash & June Carter60 min
    Season 3Episode 14Tim Conway, Slappy White, Rita Coolidge, Kris Kristofferson60 min
    Season 3Episode 18Sammy Davis Jr., Marilyn Michaels, Ed Sullivan60 min
    Season 3Episode 19Ray Charles, Phyllis Diller, The Committee60 min
    Season 3Episode 24Don Knotts, Richard Pryor60 min
    Season 4Episode 3Redd Foxx, Joan Rivers60 min
    Season 4Episode 4Burns & Schreiber, Falumi Prince, Harry Belafonte60 min
    Season 4Episode 7Tim Conway, Richard Pryor & Romark the Mentalist60 min
    Season 4Episode 17Tony Randall, Bob & Ray, Lena Horne60 min
    • Kuldeep Sharma

    • Jaspal Bhatti

      as Jaspal Bhatti
    • Savita Bhatti

      as Preeti
    • Vivek Shauq

    • Arjuna Bhalla

    Directing Jaspal Bhatti Director