Crackanory. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions


  • TV comedy
  • Dave
  • 2013 - 2017
  • 26 episodes (4 series)

Series featuring stories from comedy writers, read out by well known comedians. The tales are accompanied by live action and animation.

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Series 2, Episode 2 - Man's Best Friend & Return To Sender

Crackanory. Sue Perkins. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions
Ben Miller and Sue Perkins read two superbly twisted tales. A scientist creates the perfect wife using his dog's brain and a convict escapes from jail by mailing herself out!

Broadcast details

Wednesday 1st October 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 2nd October 2014 1:30am Dave
Thursday 2nd October 2014 11:00pm Dave
Sunday 5th October 2014 10:40pm Dave
Monday 7th September 2015 2:50am Dave
Tuesday 6th October 2015 3:25am Dave
Sunday 15th January 2017 11:00pm Dave
Monday 16th January 2017 1:40am Dave
Tuesday 6th November 2018 3:05am Dave
Sunday 21st April 2019 2:40am Dave

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Sue Perkins Host / Presenter
Ben Miller Host / Presenter
Kevin Eldon Neville
Alexandra Roach Montserrat
Alice Lowe Daisy
Katy Wix Zara
Writing team
Alexander Kirk Writer
Melissa Bubnic Writer
Production team
Richard Pengelley Director
Arnold Widdowson Producer
Hilary Rosen Executive Producer
Tanya Qureshi Executive Producer
Ben Cavey Executive Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Mark Sangster Editor
Mo Holden Production Designer
Waen Shepherd Composer

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