The Shambles was an Australian television sketch comedy program shown on the community television across Australia. It was written by and stars Sean Lynch, Nathan Valvo and Anthony Ziella, known on the show as Lynchy, Valvo and Sos respectively.
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Features: The boys discuss the problematic world of sequels Awkward Moment When You Question Your Own Sexuality Skyline Man Goes To The Supermarket The Chakovski Brothers Max Bygraves Guttertalk
The boys producer lost the tapes of the first two episodes, so they are forced to introduce themselves to the audience... again Features Rave Boy Harry & Larry The Video Busters Dating Video
The boys celebrate their 100th minute on TV by looking back at some of their favourite memories and get some phone calls from celebrities Features: Skyline Man goes to The Video Store Urrghlll Moments
The boys are having issues with their personal assistant, who is also a bear. This leads them only one option, a nationwide contest to find out who will be named Shambles Assistant Idol Features: Assistant Idol Rave Boy Basketball Felix & Cottonbrow Newspaper on the Train Dudeth Where Doth My Careth? Shambles Visit The Zoo
The boys discuss the problematic world of crossover movies and endless sequels and look for a way to revamp their show Features: Kicking Like A Girl Raveboy vs Skyline Man Guttertalk - Versus Movies
Fame appears to have gone to the boys heads as they struggle to deal with the benefits of it, which include several spin off shows they've made on the side. Features: Zone 1 Zone 2 Origins of Board Games Guttertalk - Who Should Get Their Own Show? Skyline Man Gets A Cab
In an extreme example of laziness, the boys present some of the highlights of Season 1 for those who were too lazy to watch the previous eight episodes. To be honest, this was both an easy way to fill an episode but also a strategic move to remind people of characters that would later appear in the Season Finale movie
As the weeks wear on, the boys are starting to struggle to produce the amount of content needed for a weekly show. In a last ditch effort they make one up as they go along Features: Wanky Uncle Rave Boy Catches The Bus Bible Flaws with the Three Wise Men Skyline Man At Your House Where You Live
In an extreme example of laziness, the boys present some more highlights of Season 1 for those who were too lazy to watch the previous eight episodes - but this time as voted by viewers of the show. This was in the days before social media and people sent emails. To be honest, this was both an easy way to fill an episode but also a strategic move to remind people of characters that would later appear in the Season Finale movie.
The boys come to terms with the fact this is the penultimate episode of series one. There's also some poetry Features: Male Netballers Jesus Ian Melly & Claudio Video Store Guttertalk
In the final episode of Season 1 we step outside of the studio and get a glimpse into the lives of our three hosts, featuring an array of cameos from familiar faces like Skyline Man, Rave Boy and Ian Melly. It's The Shambles Movie!