Dead Ringers. Image shows from L to R: Lewis Macleod, Debra Stephenson, Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Duncan Wisbey. Copyright: BBC.

Dead Ringers

BBC Radio 4 sketch show featuring impressions. 117 episodes (20 series), 2000 - 2020. Stars Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Duncan Wisbey, Lewis Macleod and others.

Series 1, Episode 2

Dad's Army prepares for the lift on the ban on homosexuals in the army, William Hague rings up the real Keith Harris and Orvile, and Alan Bennett remembers how violent he and Thora Hird were.

Broadcast details

Friday 14th January 2000
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jon Culshaw Various
Alistair McGowan Various
Kate Robbins Various
Simon Lipson Various
Writing team
Jon Holmes Writer
Andy Hurst Writer
Simon Blackwell Writer
Nev Fountain Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Ivor Baddiel Writer
Ashley Boroda Writer
Gerard Foster Writer
Henry Naylor Writer
George Jeffrie Writer
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer
Robin Ince Writer
Ed Dyson Writer
Ali Crockatt Writer
Mike Weedy Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer
Mario Stylianides Producer
Danny Wallace Producer