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

Episode menu

2015 Christmas Specials - A Look Back at the Year 2020: The New Year's Edition

Special episode of the award-winning topical comedy, set in the year 2020. Who will be prime minister, who will be president and will anyone have decided about London's extra runway by then?

Broadcast details

Friday 1st January 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Wednesday 16th December 2015 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd January 2016 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 4th January 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 5th January 2016 9:00am Radio 4 Extra
Monday 31st December 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 1st January 2019 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
James Bugg Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Duncan Wisbey Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Max Davis Writer
Laura Major Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer

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