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Drunk History

Drunk History

  • TV comedy
  • Comedy Central
  • 2014 - 2017
  • 29 episodes (3 series)

British version of the hit US format in which an inebriated narrator attempts to recount an event from history. Stars Jimmy Carr.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 6

Kerry Howard on the pirate Blackbeard, Joel Dommett yaks Colonel Blood stealing the crown jewels, and Tiff Stevenson talks Henry VIII starting a war.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Monday 16th February 2015
Comedy Central
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 18th February 2015 12:30am Comedy Central
Thursday 19th February 2015 12:00am CC Extra
Thursday 19th February 2015 1:40am Comedy Central
Friday 20th February 2015 12:30am Comedy Central
Friday 20th February 2015 10:00pm Comedy Central
Saturday 21st February 2015 12:00am CC Extra
Sunday 22nd February 2015 2:25am CC Extra
Monday 23rd February 2015 1:00am Comedy Central
Sunday 5th April 2015 11:30pm CC Extra
Thursday 16th April 2015 2:00am Comedy Central
Saturday 18th April 2015 3:00am Comedy Central
Thursday 20th August 2015 10:30pm CC Extra
Sunday 13th December 2015 12:45am Comedy Central
Monday 28th December 2015 12:30am CC Extra
Friday 29th July 2016 2:30am Comedy Central
Friday 23rd December 2016 11:30pm Comedy Central
Saturday 24th December 2016 2:30am CC Extra
Monday 15th May 2017 2:30am CC Extra
Monday 24th July 2017 1:30am CC Extra
Friday 10th August 2018 3:00am CC Extra
Thursday 28th March 2019 2:50am CC Extra
Thursday 16th January 2020 12:30am Comedy Central
Thursday 22nd October 2020 1:30am CC Extra
Monday 26th October 2020 3:25am CC Extra
Saturday 4th September 2021 1:30am CC Extra
Wednesday 26th January 2022 3:25am CC Extra
Thursday 19th May 2022 12:30am CC Extra
Wednesday 25th May 2022 10:30pm CC Extra

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Narrator
Guest cast
Adam Buxton Edward 'Blackbeard' Teach
Andrew Buckley Lead Pirate
Tom Stourton Lieutenant Robert Maynard
Daisy Beaumont Frightened Local
Joe Varley (as Joseph Varley) Scotsman
Russell Tovey King Charles II
Ralf Little 'Colonel' Thomas Blood
Adam Riches Talbot Edwards
Steve Edge Blood's Accomplice
Harry Peacock Blood's Brother-in-Law/'Newphew'
Tiffany Stevenson (as Tiff Stevenson) Self
Kerry Howard Self
Joel Dommett 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
Jim Holloway Production Designer
Nick Murray Willis Animation


Adam Buxton as Blackbeard

Adam Buxton appears as the famous pirate.

Featuring: Adam Buxton (Edward 'Blackbeard' Teach).

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