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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 6

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter bring a mix of news, reviews and interviews from the comedy world. With guests Danny Robins and Stephen Armstrong.

Further details


- Interview with Stephen Armstrong and Danny Robins.
- Review: Life's Too Short, Richard Herring's Objective.
- On the Red Carpet with Rachel Tregenza: Rob Brydon on his autobiography Small Man in a Book. Johnny Depp on Life's Too Short.
- Review: Rev.
- Stephen Armstrong's comedy recommendations. Reginald D. Hunter and Enlightened.
- Lucy Porter's dressing room interview: 'Character Comedy' with Colin Hoult.
- Conversation of the Week: David Quantick.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th November 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
    Colin Hoult Guest
    Stephen Armstrong Guest
    Danny Robins Guest
    Rob Brydon Guest
    Johnny Depp Guest
    David Quantick Guest
    Writing team
    Ed Byrne Writer
    Production team
    Frank Stirling Producer
    Ruth Fitzsimons Producer

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