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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 9

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter bring a mix of news, reviews and interviews from the comedy world. With guests Danielle Ward and Bruce Dessau.

Further details


- Reviews: Mark Steel's in Town; The Private Eye Annual; Chris Addison Live.
- Lucy Porters Dressing Room Interview: Lloyd Langford.
- Conversation of the Week: Milton Jones.
- Red Carpet News Kim Pigeon: James Corden on One Man, Two Guvnors.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd December 2011
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 2nd December 2011 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 3rd December 2011 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 4th December 2011 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Kim Pigeon Host / Presenter
Lloyd Langford Guest
Bruce Dessau Guest
Danielle Ward Guest
Milton Jones Guest
James Corden Guest
Writing team
Ed Byrne Writer
Production team
Frank Stirling Producer
Ruth Fitzsimons Producer

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