We Forced A Bot To Write This Show. Credit: BBC
We Forced A Bot To Write This Show

We Forced A Bot To Write This Show

  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2023 - 2024
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

A sketch comedy written by and mocking artificial intelligence. Stars Isy Suttie, James Lance, Lauren Douglin, Esmonde Cole, Olivia Williams and Craig Parkinson

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3 - Perfume, Poe, And Podcast. (And Jools Holland's Hooting Nanny.)

We forced AI to digest massive amounts of media and then write its own versions. We pushed the scripts into the mouths of actors, and the result is, absurdly, joyously hilarious.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 3rd January 2024
BBC Radio 4
15 minutes


Cast & crew

Isy Suttie Various
James Lance Various
Lauren Douglin Various
Esmonde Cole Various
Olivia Williams The Stoyteller
Craig Parkinson Narrator
Writing team
Jon Holmes Writer (Adapted By)
Jon Holmes Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Dempster Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Ceredig Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Jon Holmes Director
Jon Holmes Producer
Jake Yapp Composer
Keaton Patti Creator

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