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What's So Funny?

What's So Funny?

  • Radio factual
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • 2011 - 2013
  • 44 episodes (3 series)

BBC Radio 4 Extra show which presents a half-hour look at the world of current British comedy, featuring guests, news, reviews and previews. Features Rufus Hound, Celia Pacquola, Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3

Rufus Hound is joined by Dave Gorman as they present a half-hour, weekly whizz through the world of comedy.

Further details


- Nick Helm Song: "He Makes You Look Fat".
- Interview with Dave Gorman.
- Jocelyn Jee Esien interviews Watson & Oliver.
- TV and DVD Review: Dirty, Sexy, Funny: Olivia Lee; The Larry Sanders Show.
- Comedy News this Week, read by Celia Pacquola.
- Online Comedy Debate: Debate with Matt Lacey.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd April 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 22nd April 2011 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 23rd April 2011 1:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Rufus Hound Host / Presenter
Celia Pacquola Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jocelyn Jee Esien Guest
Dave Gorman Guest
Nick Helm Guest
Matt Lacey Guest
Writing team
Rufus Hound Writer
Production team
John Pocock Producer

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