Unzipped. Image shows from L to R: Greg James, Russell Kane. Copyright: Talkback.


BBC Three chat show. 14 episodes (2 series) in 2012. Stars Russell Kane and Greg James.

Series 1, Episode 5

Greg James and Russell Kane are joined by EastEnders actress Charlie Brooks and music artist Tinchy Stryder to look into the nation's deepest secrets.


No episode was broadcast on Tuesday 22nd May due to coverage of the Eurovision Song Contest.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 29th May 2012
BBC Three
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Kane Host / Presenter
Greg James Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Charlie Brooks Guest
Tinchy Stryder Guest
Joe Swash Self
Fearne Cotton Self
Jeff Brazier Self
Production team
Graham Proud Director
Jeanette Goulbourn Director
Jamie Rea Series Producer
Natalie Green Producer
Leon Wilson Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Phil Lepherd Editor
Graham Barker Editor
Adrian Conway Editor
Huong Ha Editor
Dominic Tolfts Production Designer
Mathieu Karsenti Composer


Britain Unzipped's Guide to Basic Spoken 'Essex'

Greg & Russell provide a helpful guide to understanding conversational 'Essex'.

Featuring: Russell Kane, Greg James.


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