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 3

Ed Byrne, Veronica Lee and Ian Stone debate British comedy, Rafe Spall talks comic acting and Lucy Porter meets Phil Nichol.

Further details


- Interview with Pete Versus Life star Rafe Spall.
- News from the Red Carpet: Joe Pasquale.
- Ian Stone and Veronica Lee review Pete Versus Life and Frankie Boyle's book.
- Lucy Porter's dressing room interview: Phil Nichol.
- TV review: Holy Flying Circus.
- Tour reviews with Veronica Lee.

Broadcast details

Friday 21st October 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
    Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Carla Battisti Host / Presenter
    Rafe Spall Guest
    Ian Stone Guest
    Veronica Lee Guest
    Phil Nichol Guest
    Joe Pasquale Self
    Writing team
    Ed Byrne Writer
    Production team
    Frank Stirling Producer
    Ruth Fitzsimons Producer

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