Drunk History. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Drunk History

Comedy Central comedy in which drunk comedians tell stories. 29 episodes (3 series), 2014 - 2017. Stars Jimmy Carr.

Series 1, Episode 1

Drunk History. King Henry VIII (Tom Davis). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.
Tonight Rob Beckett on Henry VIII, Kerry Howard talks Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, and James Acaster on The Black Death.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 12th January 2015
Time
10pm
Channel
Comedy Central
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Narrator
Guest cast
Tom Davis King Henry VIII
Mathew Horne Thomas Cromwell
Marek Larwood Hans Holbein
Dustin Demri-Burns Sir Anthony Browne
Tony Way Anne of Cleves
Rebecca Front Queen Victoria
Joel Fry Prince Albert
Lisa McAllister Courtier
Richard Rycroft Albert's Friend
Mark Davison Royal Doctor
Rob Beckett Self
Kerry Howard Self
James Acaster Self
Writing team
Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Tom McKay Director
Ben Rogers Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer
Jill Offman Executive Producer
Lourdes Diaz Executive Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer
Stuart Lutes Editor
Guy Tetzner Editor
Andy Kinnear Editor
Jim Holloway Production Designer
Nick Murray Willis Animation
Charlotte Pearson Production Designer

Videos

Henry VIII - Part 1

A smashed Rob Beckett tries to tell the story of Henry VIII.

Featuring: Rob Beckett.

Henry VIII - Part 2

The second part of the story from Rob Beckett.

Featuring: Rob Beckett, Tom Davis (King Henry VIII), Dustin Demri-Burns (Sir Anthony Browne), Tony Way (Anne of Cleves).

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