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What's So Funny?

BBC Radio 4 Extra factual. 44 episodes (3 series), 2011 - 2013. Features Rufus Hound, Celia Pacquola, Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter.

Series 1, Episode 1

Rufus Hound is joined by Dom Joly with news, reviews and previews of what's happening in comedy this week.

Further details


- Frisky and Mannish Song: British Seaside Resort version of "Beep" by the Pussycat Dolls.
- Interview with Dom Joly.
- Behind the scenes at Beauty Of Britain.
- TV and Radio Reviews: Fags, Mags And Bags; Campus; Down The Line; Candy Cabs.
- Interview with Birds of a Feather star Lesley Joseph.
- Frisky and Mannish Song: Correcting poor grammar.
- Sitcom Debate: Debate with Andrew Collins.

Broadcast details

Friday 8th April 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Rufus Hound Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Dom Joly Guest
    Laura Corcoran (as Frisky and Mannish) Guest
    Matthew Floyd Jones (as Frisky and Mannish) Guest
    Jocelyn Jee Esien Guest
    Nicola Sanderson Guest
    Lesley Joseph Guest
    Andrew Collins Guest
    Writing team
    Rufus Hound Writer
    Production team
    John Pocock Producer

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