Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes. Image shows from L to R: Benjamin Partridge, Elis James, Nadia Kamil. Copyright: BBC.

Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes

BBC Radio Wales sketch show starring Elis James. 21 episodes (4 series), 2012 - 2016. Stars Elis James, Benjamin Partridge and Nadia Kamil.

Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes. Image shows from L to R: Benjamin Partridge, Elis James, Nadia Kamil. Copyright: BBC.

Elis James' Pantheon Of Heroes

Elis James explores historic Welsh figures through sketch and stand-up

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2012 - 2016
Channel
BBC Radio Wales
Episodes
21   (4 series)
Starring
Elis James, Benjamin Partridge and Nadia Kamil
Writers
Elis James, Benjamin Partridge and Gareth Gwynn
Producer
Sharif Shahwan

Elis James has been given a dubious grant by the European Union to populate a garden of heroes with granite statues of figures from Welsh history. Each show attempts to work out which Welsh hero should be immortalised...

On each episode, Elis is joined by fellow comics Ben Partridge and Nadia Kamil.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 13th January 2012 on BBC Radio Wales at 7pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 27th August 2016 on BBC Radio Wales at 1pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Friday 5th April 2019 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra
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