Nebulous. Image shows from L to R: Paula Breeze (Rosie Cavaliero), Rory Lawson (Graham Duff), Professor Nebulous (Mark Gatiss). Copyright: BBC / Baby Cow Productions.


BBC Radio 4 sitcom. 18 episodes (3 series), 2005 - 2008. Stars Mark Gatiss, Rosie Cavaliero, Graham Duff, Paul Putner, Graham Crowden, David Warner, Julia Dalkin and Matthew Wolf.

Series 3, Episode 6 - Holofile 703: Us and Phlegm

Nebulous discovers that 99% of Britain's workforce has called in sick with 'Serious Illness Syndrome', including K.E.N.T.'s staff.

Further details

He is only able to avoid illness himself due to a clown injection which protects him from every known illness except one: 'Tuesday Today Disease'.

Nebulous encounters the cause - a clown doctor, now bent on making everyone ill. The doctor has the help of a lifeform known as a 'Phlegmbion'.

Broadcast details

Thursday 19th June 2008
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Mark Gatiss Professor Nebulous
Rosie Cavaliero Paula Breeze
Graham Duff Rory Lawson
Paul Putner Harry Hayes
Graham Crowden Sir Ronald Rolands
Julia Dalkin Gemini
Julia Dalkin Ensemble Actor
Matthew Wolf (as Matt Wolf) Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
David Tennant Doctor Beep
Writing team
Graham Duff Writer
Production team
Nicholas Briggs Director
Ted Dowd Producer

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