Backchat. Image shows from L to R: Jack Whitehall, Michael Whitehall. Copyright: Tiger Aspect Productions.


BBC Two and BBC Three chat show with Jack Whitehall and his dad. 13 episodes (2 series), 2013 - 2015. Stars Jack Whitehall and Michael Whitehall.

Series 1, Episode 4

Join Jack Whitehall and his real father Michael as they co-host the chat show with a twist. Guests on the sofa are Bear Grylls, Rylan Clark and Louie Spence.


David Walliams had been due to appear on this episode but had to pull out due to a back operation.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th December 2013
BBC Three
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jack Whitehall Host / Presenter
Michael Whitehall Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rylan Clark-Neal (as Rylan Clark) Guest
Bear Grylls Guest
Louie Spence Guest
Writing team
Dan Swimer Writer (Additional Material)
Freddy Syborn Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Dave Skinner Director
Suzi Aplin Series Producer
Russell Balkind Producer
Ben Cavey Executive Producer
Andy Brereton Executive Producer

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