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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 9

Rufus Hound talks comedy with comedian Gina Yashere as they gossip, banter and review what is happening in the world of comedy this week.

Further details


- Song from The Midnight Beast: "She Must be a Lesbian".
- Interview with Gina Yashere.
- Horrible Histories: Interviews with Giles Pilbrow, Jim Howick and Martha Howe-Douglas.
- Interview with Rita Rudner.
- Film review: The Hangover 2; Bridesmaids.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd June 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 4th June 2011 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Rufus Hound Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Stefan Abingdon Guest
Andrew Wakely Guest
Ashley Horne Guest
Gina Yashere Guest
Giles Pilbrow Guest
Jim Howick Guest
Martha Howe-Douglas Guest
Rita Rudner Guest
Writing team
Rufus Hound Writer
Production team
John Pocock Producer

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