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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 and BBC Radio 7 sketch show starring The Penny Dreadfuls, mocking the Victorians, and later other historical figures. 15 episodes (2 series), 2008 - 2017. Stars Humphrey Ker, David Reed, Thom Tuck, Ingrid Oliver and others.

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Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

The Brothers Faversham (Other official name)

More Brothers Faversham (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Guy Fawkes (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Revolution (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Hereward The Wake (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Macbeth Rebothered (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: The Curse Of The Beagle (Other official name)

The Penny Dreadfuls Present: Le Carré On Spying (Other official name)

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Live audience

Location

Place

BBC Radio Theatre

Recording dates
27/11/2012, 11/11/2014, 17/06/2015, 26/01/2016, 19/05/2017

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 11th January 2008 on BBC Radio 7 at 11:30pm
Last new broadcast
Saturday 8th July 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 2:30pm
Last repeat
Thursday 27th Apr 2017 at 11:30pm on Radio 4 Extra

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