Ed Reardon's Week. Ed Reardon (Christopher Douglas). Copyright: BBC
Ed Reardon's Week

Ed Reardon's Week

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2005 - 2023
  • 94 episodes (15 series)

Radio sitcom following curmudgeonly 50-something writer Ed Reardon, and his flawed attempts to escape poverty via literary success. Stars Christopher Douglas, Philip Jackson, Barunka O'Shaughnessy, Stephanie Cole, Geoffrey Whitehead and more.

  • Due to return for Series 16

Episode menu

An Audience With Ed Reardon

Ed Reardon presents his audience with selections from his favourite prose and poetry; all, of course, written by himself. Recorded at the Edinburgh Fringe.

Further details

Ed is the author of several plays, television dramas, many works of non-fiction and letters to the newspapers about the pitiful decline in standards of literature.

He presents excerpts from the ghost-written Jane Seymour's Household Hints, the acclaimed novel Who Would Fardels Bear, his numerous radio plays and his now infamous episode of Tenko.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 20th October 2010
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 3rd January 2011 11:30am Radio 4

Cast & crew

Christopher Douglas Ed Reardon
Guest cast
Andi Osho Hermione (Actress)
Iain Robertson Campbell (Actor)
Writing team
Christopher Douglas Writer
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Production team
Dawn Ellis Producer

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