Banzai

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Banzai
Banzai logo.jpg
Premiere January 18, 2001
Finale May 15, 2003
Creator Lee Hupfield
Network E4
Style 30-minutes
Company Radar
Seasons 3
Episodes 24 + 1 special
Origin UK

Banzai combines elements of game shows, Japanese endurance show and hidden-camera comedy. Viewers are encouraged to place bets on bizarre scenes and contests that happen on screen, under the supervision of a bald, kimono-wearing master of ceremonies.

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
Channel 4
Season One 2001 2001 8
Season Two 2002 2002 9
Season Three 2003 2003 8

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Episode Collections
Super Banzai Video Show April 15, 2002 1