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The Penny Dreadfuls Present.... Image shows from L to R: Humphrey Ker, Thom Tuck, David Reed.

The Penny Dreadfuls Present...

BBC Radio 4 sketch show. 8 episodes (2 series), 2008 - 2016. Stars Humphrey Ker, David Reed, Thom Tuck, Ingrid Oliver and Miles Jupp.

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

The Brothers Faversham

More Brothers Faversham

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Guy Fawkes

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Revolution

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Hereward The Wake

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Macbeth Rebothered

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: The Curse Of The Beagle

All episodes recorded at the BBC Radio Theatre. Hereward The Wake recorded 27 November 2012. Macbeth Rebothered recorded 11 November 2014. The Odyssey recorded 17 June 2015; The Curse of The Beagle on 26th January 2016.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 11th January 2008 on BBC Radio 7 at 11:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 30th July 2016 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:30pm
Last repeat
Saturday 26th Dec 2015 at 12pm on Radio 4 Extra

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