What's So Funny?. Ed Byrne. Copyright: Unique Productions / BBC.

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 2, Episode 1

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter bring a mix of news, reviews and interviews from the comedy world. They are joined by Sam Bain and John Lloyd.

Further details


- Sitcom discussion with Sam Bain and Lucy Porter.
- Discussion about Don't Start.
- Lucy Porter's dressing room interview: Compare Mark Olver.
- Conversation of the Week: John Lloyd.
- News from the Red Carpet with Rachel Tregenza: Jo Brand's Big Splash, Johnny English Reborn.
- Book review: Peter Kay's new book.

Broadcast details

Friday 7th October 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
    Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Rachel Tregenza Host / Presenter
    Sam Bain Guest
    Mark Olver Guest
    John Lloyd Guest
    Jo Brand Self
    Rowan Atkinson Self
    Writing team
    Ed Byrne Writer
    Production team
    Frank Stirling Producer
    Ruth Fitzsimons Producer

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