British Comedy Guide

ElvenQuest. Image shows from L to R: Vidar (Darren Boyd), Penthiselea (Sophie Winkleman), Sam (Stephen Mangan), Lord Darkness (Alistair McGowan), Dean (Kevin Eldon). Copyright: BBC.

ElvenQuest

BBC Radio 4 sitcom. 24 episodes (4 series), 2009 - 2013. Stars Stephen Mangan, Dave Lamb, Darren Boyd, Kevin Eldon, Sophie Winkleman, Ingrid Oliver, Alistair McGowan and others.

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Tagline
An epic story of adventure, kinship, romance - and dog biscuits
Laugh track
Live studio audience

Location

First series recorded 21st & 27th January, and 13th February 2009. Second series recorded 7th, 8th and 9th September 2010. Third series record on 9th, 10th and 11th September 2011. 4th series 15, 20 January, 3 February 2013. All at the BBC Radio Theatre.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Wednesday 29th April 2009 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 19th March 2013 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Monday 1st Aug 2016 at 11:30pm on Radio 4 Extra

Image

ElvenQuest. Image shows from L to R: Penthiselea (Sophie Winkleman), Sam (Stephen Mangan), Lord Darkness (Alistair McGowan). Copyright: BBC.

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