Please Use Other Door, The Skewer and Milton Jones up for BBC Awards

Tuesday 7th February 2023, 2:37pm

The finalists in the 2023 BBC Audio Drama Awards have today been announced.

Judges including actress Monica Dolan, theatre director Michael Buffong, Daniel Evans and Ruth Jones are whittling down the shortlists, with winners to be revealed in a ceremony on Sunday 19th March at the BBC Radio Theatre in London.

The comedy-related finalists are...

Best Scripted Comedy (Sketch Show)

Please Use Other Door

Please Use Other Door

By: Kat Butterfield, Dan Audritt, Sophie Dickson, Laura Major, Rob Darke, Alex Nash, Sam South, Ed Amsden, Tom Coles, Cody Dahler, Toby Williams, Ed Tew, Anna Goodman, Imogen Andrews, Matt Harrison, Carwyn Blayney, Natasha Dhanraj, Alice Etches, Nathalie Antonia, Chris Ryman, Simon Alcock, Leigh Douglas, Chazz Redhead, Paul F Taylor, Jo Wiggins, Cameron Loxdale, Lewis Cook, Owen Petty, Tom Oxenham, Rebecca Heitlinger and Bill Dare. Producer: Bill Dare. BBC Studios.

The Skewer. Credit: Unusual Productions

The Skewer

By: Creator and producer Jon Holmes, Tony Churnside and contributing team. Unusual Productions.

Thanks A Lot, Milton Jones!. Milton (Milton Jones). Copyright: Pozzitive Productions

Thanks A Lot, Milton Jones!

By Milton Jones. James Cary and Dan Evans. Producer: David Tyler. Pozzitive.

Best Scripted Comedy (Longform)

Downing Street

The Downing Street Doppelganger

By: Jim Poyser. Producer: Gary Brown. BBC Audio Drama North.

Ken Cheng: Chinese Comedian. Ken Cheng. Copyright: BBC

Ken Cheng: Chinese Comedian

By: Ken Cheng. Producer: Rajiv Karia. BBC Studios.

Tudur Owen: Where On Earth Is Anglesey?. Tudur Owen. Copyright: BBC

Tudur Owen: United Nations Of Anglesey

By: Tudur Owen. Producer: Richard Morris. BBC Studios.

The nominations across all categories can be seen on the BBC website

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