Frank

Frank

A one-off comedy drama about rhubarb, window cleaning, the dole and Frankenstein, by poet Ian McMillan

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2008
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1
Starring
Kevin Eldon, Deborah McAndrew, James Quinn, Glenn Cunningham, Rachel Dickenson, Tahira Dar, Gerard Fletcher and Melissa Jane Sinden
Writer
Ian McMillan
Producer
Gary Brown

Frank's rhubarb business goes belly up and he's on the dole. He wants to work as a window cleaner but, at the same time, still claim his benefits... but how can he fool the DSS? By creating his own doppelganger, of course. Unfortunately Frankie, his musclebound Frankenstein, soon starts to desire a life of his own.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 31st October 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:15pm
Episode length
45 minutes