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 5 - Procrastination

This week we see how one version of Ian caused the end of the world by taking the afternoon off. Just don't leave him alone with a room full of bubble wrap.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 12th January 2011
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 5th February 2014 11:15pm Radio 4
Saturday 18th October 2014 11:45pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 31st January 2019 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 18th March 2021 11:15pm Radio 4 Extra
Monday 17th April 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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