Crackanory. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.


Dave comedy storytelling show. 26 episodes (4 series), 2013 - 2017.

Crackanory. Tamsin Greig. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 3, Episode 6 - Unlucky For Sam & Bob's House

First up is the story of a young student who tries to convince his extremely superstitious elderly landlady that her beliefs are unfounded. In the last tale of the series a man attempts to hide the CIA agent living under his house from his girlfriend. Is he really tracking an imminent alien invasion? Read by Simon Bird and Tamsin Greig.

Broadcast details

Saturday 12th December 2015
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Simon Bird Host / Presenter
Tamsin Greig Host / Presenter
Marcia Warren Dolly
Tom Bell Sam
Steve Oram Flynn
Kerry Godliman Connie
Kenneth Collard Bob (CIA Man)
Writing team
Holly Walsh Writer
Kevin Eldon Writer
Production team
Richard Pengelley Director
Arnold Widdowson Producer
Hilary Rosen Executive Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer


Unlucky For Same clip

Dolly is extremely superstitious.

Featuring: Simon Bird, Marcia Warren (Dolly).

Simon Bird interview

Simon Bird talks about the art of storytelling.

Featuring: Simon Bird.

Tamsin Greig interview

Tamsin Greig talks about storytelling ahead of her turn in the Crackanory chair.

Featuring: Tamsin Greig.

A clip from Tamsin Greig's episode

Flynn discovers Bob in his basement.

Featuring: Tamsin Greig, Steve Oram (Flynn), Kenneth Collard (Bob).


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