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Programme title: Fonejacker
Starring: Kayvan Novak
Directed by: Kayvan Novak
Ed Tracy
Country of origin: United Kingdom
№ of series: 2
№ of episodes: 12 regular
2 specials
2 miniature
(List of episodes)
Original channel: E4
Original run: 9 May 2006 – 6 May 2010
Preceded by:
Followed by: Facejacker
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Fonejacker is a television comedy programme which is broadcast on E4 (original broadcast) and Channel 4. The programme won the BAFTA award for the "Best Comedy Programme" in 2008. The programme's star Kayvan Novak masquerades as "The Fonejacker" and makes various prank calls in the disguise of many different characters.


Fonejacker first aired on the 9 May 2006 as a one-off pilot made for Channel 4's Comedy Lab. Due to the success of the pilot a whole six episode series was commissioned, prior to the first series airing a Christmas Message aired in December 2006 which had a message at the end which advertised the first series. Although due to be first aired in April 2007, the programme was put on hold and eventually aired between July and August 2007. Fonejacker returned later in the year for a Christmas Special. A second series had been commissioned and it aired between September and October 2008. In April 2010 instead of a third series a similar series was made, called Facejacker.

Doovdé releases[]

In reference to the character Mr Doovdé, each of the DVD releases of Fonejacker were called "Doovdés". For more information see the individual pages.


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