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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 2, Episode 4 - A Bit Racey

Comedian Jo Brand shares her thoughts on her Maltese holiday, Bernard Manning, and racist cabbies. The Drudge Squad investigate a murder in a village run by the Klu Klux Klan and Meera Syal tries to organise an arranged marriage for Jo.


This episode is also known by the titles Race and Race And Culture.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd February 1996
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jo Brand Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Davies Guest
Maria McErlane Ensemble Actor
Ian Bartholomew Ensemble Actor
Fiona Allen Ensemble Actor
Ann Hunt Ensemble Actor
Carolanne Lyme Ensemble Actor
Ursula Morris Ensemble Actor
Jenny Quille Ensemble Actor
Richard Standing Ensemble Actor
Sanjeev Bhaskar Ensemble Actor
Siobhan Burke Ensemble Actor
Ewen Cummings Ensemble Actor
Robbie Gee Ensemble Actor
Tanveer Ghani Ensemble Actor
Kulvinder Ghir Ensemble Actor
Jacqui Gordon-Lawrence Ensemble Actor
Meera Syal Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Jo Brand Writer
Jim Miller Writer (Additional Material)
Meera Syal Writer (Additional Material)
Kulvinder Ghir Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Declan Lowney Director
Geoff Atkinson Producer
Katie Lander Executive Producer

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