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

2018 Christmas Specials, Episode 2

It's been a week of panic, turmoil and last-minute fight-fighting for the writers as they cope with panic, turmoil and last-minute fire-fighting in Westminster.

Broadcast details

Friday 14th December 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 13th December 2018, 19:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 15th December 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 17th December 2018 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 18th December 2018 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jon Culshaw Various
Jan Ravens Various
Duncan Wisbey Various
Lewis Macleod Various
Writing team
Nev Fountain Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Laurence Howarth Writer
Tom Coles Writer
James Bugg Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Max Davis Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Sara Gibbs Writer
Vivienne Riddoch Writer
Jane McCutcheon Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer

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