Zig and Zag arrived from planet Zog in 1987 and began to appear on the children's afternoon programme 'Dempsey's Den'.

Puppets Zig and Zag arrived in Ireland from planet Zog. The two aliens and their dog Zuppy were adopted by presenter Ian Dempsey. In this clip Zig and Zag are trying to help a caller to the programme who has entered a spelling competition.