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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 3, Episode 12

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy - this time with their roles reversed, with Lucy in the studio and Ed away interviewing. Guests are Greg Proops, Greg McHugh and Ian Hislop.

Further details


- Lucy Porter interviews Greg Proops and Greg McHugh.
- Review: Ed Reardon's Week; Henning Knows Best.
- Red Carpet News with Rachel Tregenza: Keith Lemon about movie making.
- Review: Facejacker.
- Conversation of the Week: Ian Hislop.

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd March 2012
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 23rd March 2012 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 24th March 2012 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 25th March 2012 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rachel Tregenza Host / Presenter
Greg Proops Guest
Greg McHugh Guest
Ian Hislop Guest
Leigh Francis (as Keith Lemon) Guest
Production team
Ruth Fitzsimons Producer
Anna Harrison Producer

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