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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 2, Episode 4

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter bring a mix of news, reviews and interviews from the comedy world. With guests including Stephen K Amos and Zoe Lyons.

Further details


- Interview with Zoe Lyons.
- Reviews: Clare in the Community and Shameless.
- On the Red Carpet with Carla Battisti: 50/50[i]'s Seth Rogen and Will Reiser chat about their film.
- Lucy Porter's dressing room interview: 'Audiences' with George Egg and Richard Morton.
- Conversation of the Week: Stephen K Amos.
- Review: [i]The Life of Lee
by Lee Evans.

Broadcast details

Friday 28th October 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 28th October 2011 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 29th October 2011 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Carla Battisti Host / Presenter
Stephen K Amos Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
George Egg Guest
Richard Morton Guest
Seth Rogen Self
Will Reiser Self
Writing team
Ed Byrne Writer
Production team
Frank Stirling Producer
Ruth Fitzsimons Producer

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