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Jo Brand Through The Cakehole

Channel 4 stand-up from Jo Brand. 14 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 1993 - 1996. Stars Jo Brand.

Series 1, Episode 1

Deadpan comedienne Jo Brand questions the phenomenon of the 'new man', and airs her displeasure of the interlopers to the glorious world of cake, such as rice, Jaffa, and Pontefract.

Broadcast details

Friday 8th April 1994
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jo Brand Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Gary Webster Ensemble Actor
Maria McErlane Ensemble Actor
Brenda Gilhooly Ensemble Actor
Joanna Brookes Ensemble Actor
Andy Linden Ensemble Actor
Luke Nugent Ensemble Actor
Peggy Shields Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Jo Brand Writer
Jim Miller Writer
Jeff Green Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Mike Adams Director
Geoff Atkinson Producer
Katie Lander Executive Producer

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