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Lee Nelson's Well Funny People

Lee Nelson's Well Funny People

  • TV sketch show
  • BBC Three
  • 2013
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Brand new character comedy sketch show for BBC Three from Simon Brodkin, aka Lee Nelson. Stars Simon Brodkin, Lewis Reeves, Duncan Duff, Mark Burdis, Katie Males and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

Irrepressible south London tearaway Lee Nelson discovers the benefits of living in the dark, Premier League footballer Jason Bent meets his team's new Spanish manager and Dr Bob's GP surgery opens its doors.

Preview clips

Further details

A bunch of newly-created characters are introduced - the Geordie Chef prepares an unconventional duck a l'orange; pastor Daniel Doolay delivers his weekly sermon on Praise Be to Jesus TV; holiday rep Chris welcomes a new group to the island for an unforgettable week in Kicking off in Kavos; Manchester's toughest gang M21 reveal their hidden talents; DJ Sick Choonz provides a mixing masterclass; and the Gangster Headmaster delivers a motivational assembly as he introduces himself to a new school.

Broadcast details

Thursday 14th March 2013
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 15th March 2013 12:30am BBC3
Friday 15th March 2013 10:30pm BBC3
Saturday 16th March 2013 2:45am BBC3
Sunday 17th March 2013 1:25am BBC3
Tuesday 19th March 2013 2:10am BBC3
Wednesday 26th June 2013 1:30am BBC3
Sunday 30th June 2013 3:00am BBC3

Cast & crew

Simon Brodkin Lee Nelson
Simon Brodkin Various
Lewis Reeves Damo
Duncan Duff Football Team Manager
Mark Burdis Eddie
Katie Males Chloe
Lola Buckley Kicking Off In Kavos Voice Over (Voice)
Georgie Ainslie (as Georgie Thompson) More Bent Than Ever Voice Over (Voice)
Guest cast
Tony Heirs Patient
Hannah John-Kamen Girl in Street
Nathan Caton Pool Player
Writing team
Simon Brodkin Writer
Anil Gupta Writer (Additional Material)
George Jeffrie Writer (Additional Material)
Bert Tyler-Moore Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Rebecca Rycroft Director
Cameron Banks Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Rob Aslett Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Chris Sussman Executive Producer
Dan Nelson Editor
Nigel Williams Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Wiley Composer


Duck a l'Orange with the Geordie Chef

The Geordie Chef gives us a unique recipe for Duck a l'Orange.

Featuring: Simon Brodkin.

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