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Drunk History

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

Series 1, Episode 3

Romesh Ranganathan talks Tutankhamun, Joe Lycett on highway man Dick Turpin, and Tom Rosenthal explains how Byron had a pet bear!

Broadcast details

Monday 26th January 2015
Comedy Central
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Narrator
    Guest cast
    Mathew Horne Howard Carter
    Simon Day Lord Carnarvon
    Joseph Varley Arthur Weigall
    Alan Williams Weigall's Journalist Colleague
    Pippa Evans Conspiring Journalist
    Jamie Demetriou Conspiring Journalist
    Luke Pasqualino Dick Turpin
    Matthew Steer Victim 1
    Tony Way Tom King
    Joseph Varley Victim 2 (Coachman)
    Joseph Varley Pub Punter
    Mike Wozniak Post Master James Smith
    Matthew Tait Policeman
    Matthew Steer Hangman
    Ben Rogers Times Journalist
    Romesh Ranganathan Self
    Tom Rosenthal Self
    Joe Lycett 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
    Jim Holloway Production Designer
    Nick Murray Willis Animation


    Joe Lycett tells the story of Dick Turpin

    Joe Lycett explains about how Dick Turpin has a very solid brand.

    Featuring: Joe Lycett, Luke Pasqualino (Dick Turpin), Matthew Steer (Victim 1), Tony Way (Tom King), Joseph Varley (Victim 2).

    Romesh Ranganathan on Tutankhamun

    Romesh Ranganathan explains the curse related to Tutankhamun.

    Featuring: Romesh Ranganathan, Mathew Horne (Howard Carter), Simon Day (Lord Carnarvon), Joseph Varley (Arthur Weigall), Alan Williams (Weigall's Journalist Colleague), Pippa Evans (Conspiring Journalist), Jamie Demetriou (Conspiring Journalist).

    Joe Lycett on Dick Turpin

    Joe Lycett tells the story of the famous highwayman.

    Featuring: Joe Lycett, Luke Pasqualino (Dick Turpin), Matthew Steer (Victim 1).


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