My Obsession. Image shows from L to R: Fan (Suki Webster), Danny Heywood (Paul Merton).

My Obsession

BBC Radio 4 comedy drama starring Suki Webster and Paul Merton. 3 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Paul Merton and Suki Webster.

Next new episode is on Thursday at 6:30pm. Episode 2
Catch-up on Episode 1 on BBC iPlayer Radio   Pilot is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 5:30am.

My Obsession. Image shows from L to R: Fan (Suki Webster), Danny Heywood (Paul Merton).

My Obsession

A comedy by Suki Webster, starring Suki and Paul Merton

Genre
Comedy Drama
Broadcast
2018 - 2019
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
3   (1 pilot + 1 series)
Starring
Paul Merton and Suki Webster
Writer
Suki Webster

Episodes based on Suki Webster's comic play, starring Suki and Paul Merton.

Stand-up comic Danny Heywood wakes up in his hotel room in the middle of the night to find that he is not alone. A fan on a mission has let herself into his room and is determined not to leave until she gets what she wants. But what exactly is it that she wants?

The episodes explore the obsessive narcissistic culture of so-called celebrity, the desire to be famous and the urge to be near it.

Production Details

Production company
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Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 8th April 2018 on BBC Radio 4 at 7:15pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 27th June 2019 on BBC Radio 4 at 6:30pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Upcoming repeats
  1. Today at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Series 1 Episode 1: Thursday at 7:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  3. Series 1 Episode 1: Thursday at 5:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  4. Series 1 Episode 1: Thursday at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra
  5. Series 1 Episode 1: Friday 28th June at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  6. Series 1 Episode 2: Thursday 4th July at 7:30am on Radio 4 Extra
  7. Series 1 Episode 2: Thursday 4th July at 5:30pm on Radio 4 Extra
  8. Series 1 Episode 2: Thursday 4th July at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra
  9. Series 1 Episode 2: Friday 5th July at 5:30am on Radio 4 Extra
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