Deaf Funny. Image shows from L to R: Charlie Swinbourne, Rebecca Withey, Ben Rufus Green, Jean St. Clair, John Smith.

Deaf Funny

Community Channel sketch show featuring deaf actors. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Stars Matt Kirby, John Smith, Jean St. Clair, Ben Rufus Green and others.

Series 1

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 18th May 2017

Sketch comedy in sign language (with subtitles for the sign-impaired). This episode features a fitness instructor, a cowboy interpreter, a man who thinks he is 'Facebook Famous', a Deaf hugger, a policewoman protecting the standard of BSL, and a Deaf spy with a novel way of eavesdropping.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 25th May 2017

Sketch comedy in sign language (with subtitles for the sign-impaired). This episode features a Deaf man who loves Wetherspoons, an angry football manager, a hearing boyfriend who offends his girlfriend's Deaf parents, and a Deaf man who uses the 'thumbs up' gesture to get out of various scrapes.

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