Gemma Arrowsmith: Emergency Broadcast. Gemma Arrowsmith
Gemma Arrowsmith: Emergency Broadcast

Gemma Arrowsmith: Emergency Broadcast

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2021
  • 1 pilot

Radio 4 sketch show special written by and starring Gemma Arrowsmith. Also features Hugh Dennis, Susan Harrison, Adam Courting and Tom Crowley.

  • Full series to begin in 2022
Gemma Arrowsmith: Emergency Broadcast. Gemma Arrowsmith

Key details

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
2021
Channels
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
1 Pilot
Stars
Gemma Arrowsmith, Hugh Dennis, Susan Harrison, Adam Courting and Tom Crowley
Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith
Producer
Victoria Lloyd
Companies

Now Show regular Gemma Arrowsmith broadcasts sketches and characters from the basement of Old Broadcasting House where she's been stuck since the nation went into lockdown. Her only companion is the ghost of Lord Reith. Or he might be a figment of her imagination. Either way, she's only gone about 24% stir crazy.

Additional details

Production
Studio

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 7th February 2021 at 7:15pm on BBC Radio 4
Episode length
30 minutes
Most recent repeats
  • Saturday 13th February 2021 at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  • Friday 12th February 2021 at 10:00pm on Radio 4 Extra
  • Friday 12th February 2021 at 5:30pm on Radio 4 Extra

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