Bareback (tv show) - A pelo (programa de televisión)

A pelo ( A pèl in Catalan ) was a program by the El Terrat production company that has been broadcast in Spain by TV3 and La Sexta . The format is based on the improvisation of two presenters who, sitting on a sofa, speak without a script, "bareback", about everyday topics. The public could intervene whenever they wanted and in each program a guest was interviewed. The show emerged as an adaptation of Baddiel & Skinner Unplanned , a British format hosted by David Baddiel and Frank Skinner , and first aired in 2000 . [ 1 ][2]

A pel (TV3)

The first version of the program was in Catalan . It was called A pèl and it was broadcast in 2002 on TV3 , Catalonia's regional television . The presenters were the actors José Corbacho and Santi Millán , former members of the La Cubana theater company and regular collaborators of El Terrat . In this first season, the program was always broadcast from the same stage.

Later, the program was reconverted into A pèl tour , since every week it was broadcast from a different town in Catalonia . With this format, the summers of 2002, 2003 and 2004 were broadcast. The last program was broadcast on July 14, 2004 live from the auditorium of the Universal Forum of Cultures in Barcelona .

Bareback (La Sexta)

La Sexta (chain in which the producer El Terrat is a shareholder ) recovered the format in the summer of 2006 to broadcast it nationwide under the name of A pelo . In this new stage the presenters are the comedians from La hora chanante Joaquín Reyes and Raúl Cimas , with the collaboration of Carlos Areces and Ernesto Sevilla . Among the guests who have passed through the program are Enrique San Francisco , Alfredo Urdaci , Rosa or Andreu Buenafuente , president of El Terrat. On April 11, 2007 he said goodbye to the antenna. It is worth mentioning that Joaquín Reyes, in his book "They themselves" mentions that the program was actually scripted from beginning to end.

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  1. Drafting. "La Sexta premieres 'A pelo', a program presented by Raúl Cimas and Joaquín Reyes" . Hoycinema . Retrieved November 17, 2019 .
  2. «Raúl Cimas presents with Joaquín Reyes 'A pelo' in La Sexta» . FormulaTV . Retrieved November 17, 2019 .