Political Animal. Image shows from L to R: John Oliver, Andy Zaltzman. Copyright: Avalon Television / BBC.

Political Animal

BBC Radio 4 stand-up show presented by John Oliver and Andy Zaltzman. 11 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2005 - 2008. Stars John Oliver and Andy Zaltzman.

All Series

Series 1 (2007)

The first series of the weekly show in which comedians and writers come together to perform political material in front of a live audience was broadcast in April of 2007.

Episode Guide

Series 2 (2008)

The series returns in the summer of 2008. There's an added American dimension, as one of the shows will be recorded in New York City, giving listeners the chance to hear American comics' perspective on political events there.

Episode Guide