Episodes (12)

Inside the Asylum
S05E01 · Inside the Asylum

Oct 01, 1996

Helen is unnerved by a traumatic start to her working day. Henry is happy to be courted by a rival broadcaster - will he make a marriage made in TV heaven? And the Globelink team - all of them as sane as the next person - prepare to welcome back Sally from an enforced absence in another place.

The Godless Society
S05E02 · The Godless Society

Oct 08, 1996

Gus is eager to impress a Japanese delegation of potential financiers; the news staffers are introduced to the novel concept of religious belief, except for George, who's lost all faith in public transport.

The Bird of Doom
S05E03 · The Bird of Doom

Oct 15, 1996

The technology revolution reaches Globelink. Joy prepares to shin up the career ladder and Sally has a close encounter with an enemy on the wing.

What Are Friends For?
S05E04 · What Are Friends For?

Oct 22, 1996

Gus has a date with destiny, Helen is in a spin over spin doctors and Globelink News braces itself for a visit by the nation's leader - no, not Sir Royston, John Major!

The Path of True Love
S05E05 · The Path of True Love

Oct 29, 1996

Helen has a new woman in her life and Gus is about to get a woman in his life as Cupid starts firing poison-tipped arrows.

George's Car
S05E06 · George's Car

Nov 05, 1996

Sally decides her face doesn't fit. Meanwhile, George's newly-bought car turns out to be a dud; and Dave tries to grasp the concept of fidelity.

Charnley in Love
S05E07 · Charnley in Love

Nov 12, 1996

Gus is worried about an old face, Dave is worried about his wedding, and Damian is just worried.

Henry's Diary
S05E08 · Henry's Diary

Nov 19, 1996

Gus holds a celebrity dinner in honour of Sir Royston; George prepares for a very public debut; and Henry's newspaper column suffers from a ghost in the machine.

Dave and Diana
S05E09 · Dave and Diana

Nov 26, 1996

Rumours are sweeping the Globelink newsroom about the incident of the mysterious, handsome man-about-town seen with Di... And as if that's not enough, a psychologist arrives to appraise the team's mental health.

S05E10 · Luck

Dec 03, 1996

Henry has a mid-life crisis, Sally makes an exhibition of herself, and Damien discovers he's not Mister Indestructible after all.

The Graveyard Shift
S05E11 · The Graveyard Shift

Dec 10, 1996

Helen is not alone when she works the nightshift. George is suspected of having some form of mind-altering experience, while Joy admits to being involved in an unusual relationship.

Sex 'n Death
S05E12 · Sex 'n Death

Dec 17, 1996

George grapples with illness, Henry grapples with some dreadful news and Gus wrestles with dreams involving a rather nice set of manacles.


Drop the Dead Donkey Season 5 (1996) is released on Oct 01, 1996 and the latest season 6 of Drop the Dead Donkey is released in 1998. Watch Drop the Dead Donkey online - the English Comedy TV series from United Kingdom. Drop the Dead Donkey is directed by Liddy Oldroyd,Andy Hamilton and created by Andy Hamilton with Neil Pearson and Jeff Rawle. Drop the Dead Donkey is available online on The Roku Channel and Tubi TV.

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