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

Dead Ringers

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2000 - 2023
  • 146 episodes (23 series)

Satirical impressionist show mocking the great and good, from politicians to those familar voices on Radio 4. Stars Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Duncan Wisbey, Lewis Macleod, Debra Stephenson and more.

  • Due to return for Series 24

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Series 16, Episode 1

The Dead Ringers return to look at the build up to the EU Referendum.


This episode was originally due to be broadcast on Friday 17th June at 6:30pm but due to the death of MP Jo Cox the broadcast was cancelled, and thus it made its premiere in what would normally be the Saturday repeat slot.

Broadcast details

Saturday 18th June 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 20th June 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 21st June 2016 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jon Culshaw Various
Jan Ravens Various
Duncan Wisbey Various
Lewis Macleod Various
Debra Stephenson Various
Writing team
Nev Fountain Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Laurence Howarth Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Laura Major Writer
Liam Byrne Writer
Jack Bernhardt Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer

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