Wordaholics. Gyles Brandreth. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 panel show. 18 episodes (3 series), 2012 - 2014. Stars Gyles Brandreth and Natalie Haynes.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Monday 20th February 2012

Gyles Brandreth hosts the game about words, in which linguistic brainboxes vie for supremacy. With guests Stephen Fry, Natalie Haynes, Lloyd Langford and Milton Jones.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Monday 27th February 2012

This week linguistic brainbox Natalie Haynes and poet Michael Rosen vie for wordy supremacy with comedians Arthur Smith and Paul Sinha.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Monday 5th March 2012

Countdown's Susie Dent, writer Natalie Haynes and comedians Milton Jones and Jack Whitehall vie for supremacy in the panel game hosted by Gyles Brandreth.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Monday 12th March 2012

Michael Rosen, Arthur Smith, Paul Sinha and Natalie Haynes play the word-based panel game.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Monday 19th March 2012

Jack Whitehall, Milton Jones, Natalie Haynes and Susie Dent join Gyles Brandreth.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Monday 26th March 2012

Comedy panel game all about words, hosted by Gyles Brandreth. Featuring Richard Herring, Alex Horne, Jenny Eclair, Natalie Haynes and the Letter F.


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Wordaholics - Series 1

Release date: Wednesday 2nd May 2012

Wordaholics is Radio 4's brand new comedy panel game all about words. Gyles is the longest-serving wordsmith in Countdown's Dictionary Corner and the author of numerous wordplay books. But now it's time for him to encourage other people to show off their knowledge of words and playfulness with language. Wordaholics...