Cunk On.... Philomena Cunk (Diane Morgan). Copyright: House Of Tomorrow.

Cunk On...

BBC Two comedy starring Diane Morgan as Philomena Cunk. 7 episodes (1 series), 2016 - 2018. Stars Diane Morgan.

Cunk On.... Philomena Cunk (Diane Morgan). Copyright: House Of Tomorrow.

Cunk On...

Spin-off from Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe featuring Diane Morgan as Philomena Cunk

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2016 - 2018
Channel
BBC Two
Episodes
7   (1 series), plus 1 Comic Relief special
Star
Diane Morgan
Writers
Charlie Brooker, Jason Hazeley, Joel Morris and Ben Caudell
Director
Lorry Powles
Producers
Alison Marlow, Matt Hulme, Annabel Jones, Alex Moody and Charlie Brooker

Philomena Cunk (from Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe) knows absolutely nothing about anything, but that won't stop her attempting to present a ground-breaking documentary about it.

In the first special, she looks at William Shakespeare. Philomena said: "A bit like the tooth fairy, nobody's actually seen Shakespeare, and nobody knows if he's real or just made up for kids. So I'll be talking to some expert people to try and find out more about him and his films."

In the second special, Philomena looks at Christmas. On her festive mission she aims to track down the true meaning of Christmas, and find out "exactly what it is he wants".

Throughout the series, Cunk On Britain, she examines the history of Great Britain and how we got to where we are today.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Cunk On Shakespeare (Other official name)
  • Cunk On Christmas (Other official name)
  • Cunk On Britain (Other official name)
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 3rd April 2018 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 1st May 2018 on BBC Two at 10pm
Last repeat
Monday 18th March 2019 at 10:00pm

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