El Presidente

The Young Ones brought alternative comedy into the television mainstream in the early 1980s. In the episode ‘Oil’, Vyvyan announces that he has discovered oil in the cellar. He forms a coalition with Mike ‘El Presidente’ to use Rick and Neil as oil-digging slaves. Here Vyvyan chastises Rick and Neil with a cricket bat when he discovers they have had a house meeting.

Release date:


52 seconds


Role Contributor
VyvyanAdrian Edmondson
RickRik Mayall
NeilNigel Planer
MikeChristopher Ryan
WriterRik Mayall
WriterAlexei Sayle
WriterLise Mayer
WriterBen Elton
Production DesignerGraeme Story
ProducerPaul Jackson

This clip is from

Related Links

Featured in...