Audible signs up star duos for free lockdown podcast

Thursday 16th April 2020, 3:27pm

Audible: Locked Together. Image shows from L to R: Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French.

Audible has signed up a number of well known comedy duos to take part in a free podcast series it has launched.

The Amazon-owned audiobook platform explains: "Locked Together brings together some of the UK's best-loved comedic duos, as they invite you into their homes for an uplifting and entertaining chat about how they're coping with this new normal.

"Two top performers, who like the rest of the nation are social-distancing, connect with one another to have a conversation about how they're getting on, sharing moments of lightness and levity from the last few weeks spent shut indoors."

Audible: Locked Together.

Those taking part in the series include:

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost

Jimmy Carr and Katherine Ryan

Sarah Millican and Jason Manford

Jennifer Saunders and Dawn French

Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney

Tez Ilyas and Sindhu Vee

Paul Whitehouse and Harry Enfield

The stars of People Just Do Nothing has also been involved, playing their characters MC Grindah, DJ Beats, DJ Steves & Chabuddy G.

All episode of Locked Together have been published today, totalling 4 hours and 16 minutes of content.

Listen now at Audible

Audible confirms: "This podcast is completely free, no card details are required, and you don't need to be a paying Audible member to download the show - all you need is to have registered an account with Amazon or Audible."

Audible is also donating a fixed fee to a variety of charities supporting the audio industry (both behind and in-front of the mic) for each guest booked to take part in the series.

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