Bigipedia. Copyright: Pozzitive Productions


  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2009 - 2011
  • 8 episodes (2 series)

Fast-paced series in which Nick Doody and Matt Kirshen present listeners with a mixed-up world based on the mangle of mis- and information online. Stars Nick Doody, Ewan Bailey, Sam Battersea, Margaret Cabourn-Smith, Neil Edmond and more.

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Series 1, Episode 4

In this final episode of the series, the articles delivered to our ears include knowledge on a magician with the ultimate misdirection tricks, and why so many people in Uruguay fear snakes. Bigipedia also starts to reveal a sinister side with its all terrain photo vehicles, omnipresent all-seeing second moon and nanobot brain implants. All hail Bigipedia and Chianto!

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Broadcast details

Thursday 13th August 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Nick Doody Ensemble Actor
Ewan Bailey Ensemble Actor
Sam Battersea Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Neil Edmond Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Matt Kirshen Ensemble Actor
Kobna Holdbrook-Smith Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Nick Doody Writer
Matt Kirshen Writer
Sarah Morgan Writer
Carey Marx Writer
Production team
David Tyler Director
David Tyler Producer
Guy Jackson Composer


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