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Revolting People

Revolting People

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2000 - 2006
  • 24 episodes (4 series)

An Anglo-American radio sitcom set in Colonial America. Written by and starring Andy Hamilton and Jay Tarses. Also features James Fleet, Felicity Montagu, Penelope Nice, Sophie Thompson, Jan Ravens and more.

Episode menu

Series 4, Episode 6 - The King

Samuel, McGurk and the others finally meet King George III.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 6th June 2006
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 27th December 2010 10:30pm Radio 7
Thursday 28th June 2012 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Thursday 3rd July 2014 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 23rd February 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 28th November 2017 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 14th December 2019 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 2nd November 2021 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Jay Tarses Samuel Oliphant
Andy Hamilton Sergeant McGurk
James Fleet Captain Brimshaw
Julia Hills Mary Oliphant
Tony Maudsley Joshua Oliphant
Hugh Dennis Ezekiel Spriggs
Michael Fenton Stevens Ensemble Actor
Philip Pope Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Timothy West King George III
Writing team
Jay Tarses Writer
Andy Hamilton Writer
Production team
Paul Mayhew-Archer Producer

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