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

Cunk On...

BBC Two comedy starring Diane Morgan as Philomena Cunk. 13 episodes (1 series), 2016 - 2019. Stars Diane Morgan.

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

Cunk On Britain, Episode 1 - Beginnings

Philomena takes us right back to the beginning with the Big Bang and interviews Robert Peston about British politics.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 3rd April 2018
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Diane Morgan Philomena Cunk
Guest cast
Tom Holland Self
Ronald Hutton (as Professor Ronald Hutton) Self
Francis Pryor (as Professor Francis Pryor MBE) Self
Neil Oliver Self
Laura Ashe (as Dr. Laura Ashe) Self
Jessica Nelson (as Dr. Jessica Nelson) Self
Robert Peston Self
Vanessa Harding (as Professor Vanessa Harding) Self
Writing team
Charlie Brooker Writer
Jason Hazeley Writer
Joel Morris Writer
Ben Caudell Writer
Production team
Lorry Powles Director
Alison Marlow (as Ali Marlow) Series Producer
Matt Hulme Producer
Annabel Jones Executive Producer
Alex Moody Executive Producer
Charlie Brooker Executive Producer


Who's this penis?

Philomena Cunk's landmark mockumentary series taking us through Britain's history, journeying from the Big Bang to Brexit.

Featuring: Diane Morgan (Philomena Cunk), Tom Holland.

How did dinosaurs become extinct?

Philomena Cunk's theory on why the dinosaurs might have become extinct.

Featuring: Diane Morgan (Philomena Cunk).


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