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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 5 - Unhappy Families

Jo Brand shares her views on children, parents and the perils of a strict upbringing - something put to the test by going to see Last Tango In Paris and producing a black boyfriend.


This episode is also known by the title The Family.

Broadcast details

Friday 9th February 1996
Channel 4
35 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jo Brand Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Davies Guest
Lynne Franks Self
Maria McErlane Ensemble Actor
Simon Clayton Ensemble Actor
Alistair McGowan Ensemble Actor
Ann Hunt Ensemble Actor
Danny Lowney Ensemble Actor
Carolanne Lyme Ensemble Actor
Ursula Morris Ensemble Actor
Jenny Quille Ensemble Actor
Julie T. Wallace Ensemble Actor
Michael Wearn Ensemble Actor
Anna Wing Ensemble Actor
Morwenna Banks Ensemble Actor
Albey Brookes Ensemble Actor
Jim Carter Ensemble Actor
Felix Dexter Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Jo Brand Writer
Georgia Pritchett Writer (Additional Material)
Jim Miller Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Declan Lowney Director
Geoff Atkinson Producer
Katie Lander Executive Producer

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