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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 4

Ed Byrne and Lucy Porter take a look the world of comedy. Guests this week include Isy Suttie and Ian Stone.

Further details


- Interview with Isy Suttie and Ian Stone.
- Reviews: Noel Fielding's Luxury Comedy; Roger and Val Have Just Got In.
- Conversation of the Week: Lorna Watson and Ingrid Oliver.
- Red Carpet News with Rachel Tregenza: The National Television Awards, with Alan Carr and David Walliams.
- Dressing Room Interview with Lucy Porter: Henning Wehn about working in a second language.
- Review: Mr and Mrs Smith.

Broadcast details

Friday 27th January 2012
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 27th January 2012 10:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Saturday 28th January 2012 5:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Sunday 29th January 2012 5:30am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Ed Byrne Host / Presenter
Lucy Porter Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rachel Tregenza Host / Presenter
Isy Suttie Guest
Ian Stone Guest
Alan Carr Guest
Lorna Watson Guest
Ingrid Oliver Guest
David Walliams Guest
Henning Wehn Guest
Production team
Ruth Fitzsimons Producer
Anna Harrison Producer

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