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

2022 Christmas Specials

Could Theresa May make a comeback? Who could be Twitter's new CEO? And what will King Charles say in his first Christmas message? All these questions are answered in the final Dead Ringers of the year.

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd December 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 24th December 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 26th December 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Jon Culshaw Various
Jan Ravens Various
Duncan Wisbey Various
Naomi McDonald Various
Anil Desai Various
Writing team
Nev Fountain Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Laurence Howarth Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Sophie Dickson Writer
Robert Darke (as Rob Darke) Writer
Cody Dahler Writer
Katie Sayer Writer
Production team
Bill Dare Producer
Bill Dare Creator

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