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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 4

Rufus Hound is joined by Susan Calman as they presents a half-hour, weekly whizz through the world of comedy.

Further details


- Interview with Susan Calman.
- Behind the scenes at Sarah Millican's Support Group.
- Caught In The Bog: French and Saunders.
- Book and TV Review: Extreme Rambling: Walking Israel's Separation Barrier. For Fun. by Mark Thomas; Burnistoun.
- Reigonal Comedy Debate: Debate with Lloyd Langford.

Broadcast details

Friday 29th April 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 29th April 2011 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 30th April 2011 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Rufus Hound Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Sarah Millican Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Simon Day Guest
Ruth Bratt Guest
Dawn French Guest
Jennifer Saunders Guest
Lloyd Langford Guest
Writing team
Rufus Hound Writer
Production team
John Pocock Producer

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