Genius. Dave Gorman. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 panel show. 18 episodes (3 series), 2005 - 2008. Stars Dave Gorman.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on Radio 4 Extra on Tuesday at 4pm.


Radio panel show in which Dave Gorman and a celebrity guest take a range of ideas from the public, in the hope they will find something that is 'Genius'

Panel Show
2005 - 2008
BBC Radio 4
18   (3 series)
Ali Crockatt and David Scott
Dave Gorman
Simon Nicholls

Each episode of Genius sees host Dave Gorman and a celebrity guest deciding which ideas and inventions thought up by the Radio 4 listeners have the unique quality of 'Genius'. At the end of each show the audience vote for which idea put forward that week should win the coveted 'Genius Trophy'.

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Production Details

The show all about your ideas.
Production company
Laugh track
Live audience


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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 27th October 2005 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 22nd December 2008 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 1: Tuesday at 4pm on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Series 2 Episode 1: Wednesday at 4am on Radio 4 Extra

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