Phoo Action

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Phoo Action
Airdate February 12, 2008
Written by comic strip
Jamie Hewlett
teleplay
Mat Wakeham,
Peter Martin
Directed by Euros Lyn
Network BBC Three
Style sci-fi drama
Company


Origin UK


Phoo Action was a pilot for a series that was ordered but cancelled before production began on more episodes. It's 2012 and the Queen has just been killed by the mutant Freebie gang. The teenage anarchist daughter of the police chief and a buddhist kung-fu cop from Hong Kong must team up to save the monarchy. It is based on the comic strip "Get the Freebies" which ran in the magazine The Face.

Cast: Eddie Shin (Terry Phoo), Jaime Winstone (Whitey Action)

Talulah Riley (Lady Elenor Rigsby), Robert Craigs (Footballer), Geraldine James (Dr Evelyne Conan-Bell), William Chubb (Sir George Conan-Bell), Danny Webb (Lord Rothwell), Richard Woo (Sifu Chien), Ed Weeks (William), Theo Cross (Harry), Andrew Brooke (Sgt. Copy), Jason Tompkins (Jimmy Freebie), Steve Haze (Marlon Freebie), Spencer Wilding (Burk Freebie), David Goodall (F-Bouncer), Sanjeev Kholi (Alan Arthanayake)

With: Phil Cornwell as the voice of Jimmy Freebie

And: Carl Weathers as Chief Benjamin Benson

Contents

Plot Overview

Notes

Arc Advancement

Happenings

Characters

Trivia

The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments

Quotes