The Ministry of Curious Stuff (CBBC 2012, Vic Reeves) 

Vic Reeves invites CBBC viewers to join him in the Ministry of Curious Stuff, a fantastical depository of information staffed by Vic and his team of inquisitive fact-finders, including his dim-witted assistant, Captain Length-Width – a man who takes stupidity to impressive new levels.

As the ringmaster of this magical, weird and unpredictable world, Vic’s mission is to provide answers to questions posed by CBBC viewers – no matter how weird or wonderful those questions may be.

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Each investigation is the launch pad for sketches, songs, animations and Vic’s unique flights of fancy, with plenty of amazing facts uncovered along the way.

production details
Country: UK / CBC
Release Year: 2012

Vic Reeves as himself
Dan Renton Skinner as Captain Length-Width
Jack Carroll as Mr Frazernagle
Tyger Drew-Honey as Mr Lovett
Beth Rylance as Miss Tea Party
Rhyanna Alexander Davis as Miss Wannamaker

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