Saturday Night Fry. Image shows from L to R: Emma Thompson, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Jim Broadbent. Copyright: BBC
Saturday Night Fry

Saturday Night Fry

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1987 - 1988
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Comedy sketch series, parodying television and radio programmes. Hosted and written by Stephen Fry. Also features Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson and Jim Broadbent.

  • Episode 5 repeated Saturday at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra

Key details

Genre
Sketch Show
Broadcast
1987 - 1988
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
6 (1 pilot + 1 series)
Stars
Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Emma Thompson and Jim Broadbent
Writers
Stephen Fry, Ian Brown and James Hendrie
Producer
Dan Patterson
Company

Additional details

Production
Studio
Soundtrack
Theme music is "Saturday Night Fish Fry" by Louis Jordan.

Website links

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 19th December 1987 at 11pm on BBC Radio 4
Next repeats
  1. Episode 5: Saturday at 10pm on Radio 4 Extra
Most recent repeats
  • Saturday 2nd March 2024 at 10:00pm on Radio 4 Extra - Episode 4
  • Saturday 24th February 2024 at 10:00pm on Radio 4 Extra - Episode 3
  • Saturday 17th February 2024 at 10:00pm on Radio 4 Extra - Episode 2

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