Lenny Henry
Rudy's Rare Records

Rudy's Rare Records

  • Radio sitcom
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2008 - 2012
  • 20 episodes (4 series)

Radio sitcom starring Lenny Henry and Larrington Walker. Three generations of music-loving men collide in a Birmingham record shop. Also features Joe Jacobs, Natasha Godfrey, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Jeffery Kissoon, Claire Benedict and Andrew Brooke

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 2 - Roots Manoeuvres

Adam battles a university lecturer who has an eye for Alison. Meanwhile, Rudy contributes to a local 'oral history' exhibition...

Broadcast details

Tuesday 4th March 2008
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 4th May 2009 11:30am Radio 4
Sunday 15th November 2009 10:30pm Radio 7
Monday 6th December 2010 10:00pm Radio 7
Thursday 2nd August 2012 11:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 18th February 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 11th February 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 2nd November 2022 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Lenny Henry Adam
Larrington Walker Rudy
Joe Jacobs Richie
Natasha Godfrey Tasha
Tracy-Ann Oberman Alison
Jeffery Kissoon Clifton
Claire Benedict Doreen
Guest cast
Ben Bailey Smith (as Doc Brown) Customers
Michael Fenton Stevens Francis (University Lecturer)
Writing team
Danny Robins Writer
Dan Tetsell Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer

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