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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 5

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

Further details


- Caught In The Bog: French and Saunders (highlights).
- Interview with Mark Thomas.
- Comedy News this Week (looking at Sod Cancer), read by Celia Pacquola.
- TV and Radio Review: The Simon Day Show; Psychoville.
- Caught In The Bog: Russell Kane.
- Ruf-Ha-Ha: Paul MacInnes on comedy with a point.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th May 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 6th May 2011 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Rufus Hound Host / Presenter
Celia Pacquola Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Dawn French Guest
Jennifer Saunders Guest
Mark Thomas Guest
Russell Kane Guest
Paul MacInnes Guest
Writing team
Rufus Hound Writer
Production team
John Pocock Producer

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