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Live At The Electric

Live At The Electric

  • TV variety / stand-up / sketch show
  • BBC Three
  • 2012 - 2014
  • 24 episodes (3 series)

Russell Kane hosts a showcase of up-and-coming comic talent. The show features a mix of sketch acts and character comedians. Also features Joe Wilkinson, Diane Morgan, Naz Osmanoglu, Kieran Boyd, Mark Cooper-Jones and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 3

Show blending stand-up from Russell Kane with short films, quick-fire sketches and music, taking the traditional live comedy show and wiring it to the mains.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Thursday 14th June 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 15th June 2012 12:45am BBC3
Friday 15th June 2012 12:45am BBC HD
Saturday 16th June 2012 1:15am BBC3
Saturday 16th June 2012 3:55am BBC3
Saturday 16th June 2012 10:00pm BBC3
Sunday 17th June 2012 2:00am BBC3
Monday 18th June 2012 12:00am BBC3
Monday 18th June 2012 3:25am BBC3
Tuesday 19th June 2012 10:30pm BBC3
Wednesday 20th June 2012 3:55am BBC3
Thursday 21st June 2012 2:00am BBC3
Friday 10th August 2012 2:00am BBC3
Monday 7th January 2013 1:35am BBC3
Monday 5th May 2014 11:00pm Dave
Tuesday 6th May 2014 1:40am Dave
Sunday 19th October 2014 3:35am Dave
Saturday 21st February 2015 2:50am Dave
Wednesday 12th August 2015 3:20am Dave
Monday 28th September 2015 3:30am Dave
Wednesday 21st October 2015 2:20am Dave
Monday 2nd November 2015 3:30am Dave

Cast & crew

Russell Kane Host / Presenter
Joe Wilkinson (as Two Episodes Of Mash) Joe
Diane Morgan (as Two Episodes Of Mash) Diane
Naz Osmanoglu WitTank
Kieran Boyd WitTank
Mark Cooper-Jones WitTank
Tom Palmer (as Totally Tom) Tom P
Tom Stourton (as Totally Tom) Tom S
Humphrey Ker Various
Dan Antopolski (as Jigsaw) Various
Tom Craine (as Jigsaw) Various
Nat Luurtsema (as Jigsaw) Various
Hannah Dodd (as Lady Garden) Various
Beattie Edmondson (as Lady Garden) Various
Rose Johnson (as Lady Garden) Various
Eleanor Thom (as Lady Garden) Various
Camille Ucan (as Lady Garden) Various
Nick Helm Self
Joe Wilkinson Self
Paul Sweeney (as The Helmettes) Musical Performer
David Trent (as The Helmettes) Musical Performer
Chris Boyd (as The Helmettes) Musical Performer
Guest cast
Isabel Fay Ensemble Actor
Jessica Knappett Ensemble Actor
Milo McCabe Ensemble Actor
Karl Minns Ensemble Actor
Tom Bell Ensemble Actor
Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
Mike Wozniak Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Stephen Grant Writer
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Craig Young Director
Will Thorne Director
Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
Dan Atkinson Producer
Beth Garrod Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Sean Hancock Executive Producer
Peter Hackett Line Producer
Steve Nayler Editor
James Collett Editor
Paul Machliss Editor
Nick Meddings Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Kate O'Farrell Costume Designer
Tim Sutton Director of Photography
Stuart Biddlecombe Director of Photography
Cat Crawford Make-up Designer
Chris Kempton Lighting Designer
Jim Imber 1st Assistant Director


The Essex Accent

Russell Kane looks at how people get the 'Essex Horn Voice'.

Featuring: Russell Kane.

The Van - 'No Going Back Now'

Welcome to the super serious world of ice cream sales.

Featuring: Humphrey Ker.

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