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.

Christmas Special is repeated on Monday 23rd December at 11pm.

Drunk History. Image shows from L to R: Gordon Selfridge (Jamie Laing), John Logie Baird (Paul Kaye). Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.

Series 3, Episode 7

Jamie Laing and Paul Kaye star in Tom Parry's trollied take on John Logie Baird's big invention, while Stephen Mangan is in the trenches for Rick Edwards' story of the Christmas Truce.


A differently edited version of the Christmas Truce story was broadcast in the 2016 Christmas Special.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 19th April 2017
Comedy Central
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Narrator
    Guest cast
    Dustin Demri-Burns British Soldier
    Stephen Mangan Lieutenant Sir Edward Hulse
    Dominic Coleman Adolf Hitler
    Liam Williams Clapping Soldier
    Theo Barklem-Biggs Leslie Walkington
    Arron Crascall British Soldier
    CiarĂ¡n Dowd German Soldier
    Tomi May German Soldier
    Paul Kaye John Logie Baird
    David Earl Mr Twigg
    Dane Baptiste Londoner
    Lloyd Griffith Londoner
    Jamie Laing Gordon Selfridge
    Neil Ashton Pope Benedict XV
    Tamer Hassan Sir John French
    Tom Parry Self
    Rick Edwards Self
    Writing team
    Dominic English Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Tom McKay Director
    Adam Morris 1st Assistant Director
    Ben Rogers Producer
    Andy Brereton Executive Producer
    Louise Holmes Executive Producer
    Matt Tiller Executive Producer
    Stuart Lutes Editor
    Rachel Spann Editor
    Jo Sutherland Production Designer
    Sally Broome Casting Director
    Lucy Williams Costume Designer
    Ben Bee Director of Photography
    Juliette Tomes Make-up Designer
    Nick Murray Willis Animation


    The invention of television

    Tom Parry explains how television was invented.

    Featuring: Tom Parry, Paul Kaye (John Logie Baird), David Earl (Mr Twigg).


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