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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 7

Tiff Stevenson on the discovery of DNA, James Acaster talks Henry II and Thomas Beckett, and Romesh Ranganathan chats William the Conqueror.

Broadcast details

Monday 23rd February 2015
Comedy Central
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 25th February 2015 12:00am Comedy Central
Thursday 26th February 2015 12:00am CC Extra
Thursday 26th February 2015 1:35am Comedy Central
Friday 27th February 2015 12:05am Comedy Central
Friday 27th February 2015 10:00pm Comedy Central
Saturday 28th February 2015 12:00am CC Extra
Sunday 1st March 2015 2:10am CC Extra
Monday 2nd March 2015 1:00am Comedy Central
Monday 6th April 2015 11:20pm CC Extra
Thursday 23rd April 2015 2:00am Comedy Central
Saturday 25th April 2015 2:30am Comedy Central
Monday 28th December 2015 1:00am CC Extra
Wednesday 3rd August 2016 2:30am Comedy Central
Sunday 25th December 2016 2:00am Comedy Central
Wednesday 28th December 2016 2:00am CC Extra
Sunday 15th January 2017 1:35am Comedy Central
Friday 10th August 2018 3:25am CC Extra
Tuesday 2nd April 2019 3:00am CC Extra
Friday 17th January 2020 12:00am Comedy Central
Tuesday 27th October 2020 1:00am CC Extra
Friday 30th October 2020 1:00am CC Extra
Saturday 4th September 2021 2:00am CC Extra

Cast & crew

Jimmy Carr Narrator
Guest cast
Ralph Ineson King Henry II
Steve Oram Thomas Becket
Marek Larwood Knight
Adam Riches James Watson
Joseph Morpurgo Francis Crick
Lisa McAllister Boss 1
Nathan Stewart-Jarrett Maurice Wilkins
Alice Lowe Rosalind Franklin
Joe Varley (as Joseph Varley) Knight
Richard Rycroft Boss 2
Romesh Ranganathan Self
Tiffany Stevenson (as Tiff Stevenson) 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
Jim Holloway Production Designer
Nick Murray Willis Animation

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