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

2021 Christmas Specials - Dead Ringers Live

For the first time broadcast live, from the Radio Theatre, London with look at the big issues, from political sleaze to the feeling of not having bought enough potatoes.

Broadcast details

Friday 17th December 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Friday 17th December 2021, 17:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 18th December 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 20th December 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

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
Edward Tew Writer
Sophie Dickson Writer
Robert Darke (as Rob Darke) Writer
Cody Dahler Writer
Rachel E Thorn Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer

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