David Soul


  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2010
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

A series set across various parallel Earths as an all-seeing narrator looks back at some of the most entertaining apocalypses ever. Stars David Soul, Simon Day, Rosie Cavaliero, Alex Macqueen and Dan Tetsell

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2 - Ego

Ian causes the destruction of parallel earth 413 when his ego goes out of control by having demanding children of new genders. This causes problems, as there is a demand for 2,000 different public toilets.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 22nd December 2010
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 15th January 2014 11:15pm Radio 4
Saturday 27th September 2014 11:45pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 10th January 2019 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 25th February 2021 11:15pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 27th March 2023 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

David Soul The Narrator
Simon Day Ian
Rosie Cavaliero Ensemble Actor
Alex Macqueen Ensemble Actor
Dan Tetsell Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Sean Gray Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer

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