Our Friend Victoria. Daniel Rigby. Copyright: Phil McIntyre Entertainment


  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2019 - 2022
  • 16 episodes (3 series)

Daniel Rigby stars as popstar who is reincarnated as various animals. Also features Diane Morgan, Freya Parker and Ashley McGuire.

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Series 3, Episode 3 - Bonobo

Nathan is brought back to life as a lovesick Bonobo Ape, who's escaped from Whipsnood Zoo and made it to Paris on the Eurostar. There, his plan is to sabotage the wedding of his human girlfriend, Susan.

Broadcast details

Thursday 1st December 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 1st December 2022 7:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 1st December 2022 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 1st December 2022 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Friday 2nd December 2022 5:30am Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 8th December 2022 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Daniel Rigby Nathan Blakely
Ashley McGuire Carol
Guest cast
Freya Parker Susan
Tom Craine Deliveroo Driver
Tom Craine Banana
Tom Craine Pigeon
Amy Beth Hayes (as Amy-Beth Hayes) Dr Germentrude
Henry Paker Phil
Mike Wozniak Norman Borman
Chesney Hawkes Self
Writing team
Tom Craine Writer
Henry Paker Writer
Production team
Harriet Jaine Producer
Phil Lepherd Composer
Jerry Peel Sound Designer

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