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The Jason Byrne Show

BBC Radio 2 stand-up. 18 episodes (3 series), 2008 - 2010. Stars Jason Byrne, Tom Binns, Laurence Howarth, Anna Bengo and Daisy Haggard.

The Jason Byrne Show

Jason Byrne presents a mix of stand-up and sketches in this Radio 2 comedy show

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2008 - 2010
Channel
BBC Radio 2
Episodes
18   (3 series)
Starring
Jason Byrne, Tom Binns, Laurence Howarth, Anna Bengo and Daisy Haggard
Writers
Jason Byrne, Robin Ince, Laurence Howarth, Rhodri Crooks, Jason Hazeley, Jane Lamacraft, Simon Littlefield, Joel Morris and Phil Whelans
Producer
Julia McKenzie

Irish stand-up Jason Byrne presents this radio series which is described as 'perfect for anyone who loves a little bit of chaos with their comedy'.

The comic explores the broad areas of topics such as couples, law, education, sport, religion and medicine with a combination of stand-up and sketches.

From going on a first date to the birth of his children, from the politics of the playground to getting in trouble with the police, Byrne looks at all these areas and more.

In the first series, the Irish stand-up was additionally joined each week by Tom Binns as spoof hospital DJ Ivan Brackenbury.

Production Details

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Saturday 12th July 2008 on BBC Radio 2 at 1:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 4th December 2010 on BBC Radio 2 at 10pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 16th October 2019 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra

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