James and Dave get geeky and technical with writer/script editor Andrew Ellard as they ask listeners' questions, covering characters, plot lines and sitcoms set-ups. So they cover everything, really. Nice.
Published: 18th August 2016. Length: 40 minutes. Size: 55mb
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