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My Favourite Joke

My Favourite Joke

  • TV documentary
  • BBC One
  • 2011
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Documentary series in which comedians discuss and describe their favourite jokes of all time, and how they have been influenced by them. Features Jonathan Ross, Jack Dee, Jo Brand, Joan Rivers, Alan Carr and more.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

In the first show, contributors include Jack Dee, Jo Brand, Rhod Gilbert and Joan Rivers.

Comedy Moments

Billy Connolly: "Somewhere to park me bike"

French & Saunders: The Dirty Old Men Sketch

Eddie Izzard: Learning French

Max Miller: The joke that was never told...

Les Dawson: The mother-in-law

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd July 2011
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 4th September 2011 10:25pm BBC1
Sunday 4th September 2011 11:25pm BBC1 Wales

Cast & crew

Jonathan Ross Self
Jack Dee Self
Jo Brand Self
Joan Rivers Self
Alan Carr Self
Jason Manford Self
Micky Flanagan Self
Jimmy Tarbuck Self
Jon Culshaw Self
Paddy McGuinness Self
Ronni Ancona Self
Jon Richardson Self
Rhod Gilbert Self
Andi Osho Self
Ken Dodd Self
Frank Carson Self
Barbara Windsor Narrator
Guest cast
Dara O Briain Self
Kevin Bridges Self
Billy Connolly Self (Archive Material)
Dawn French Self (Archive Material)
Jennifer Saunders Self (Archive Material)
Eddie Izzard Self (Archive Material)
Max Miller Self (Archive Material)
Les Dawson Self (Archive Material)
Writing team
Stephen Joel Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Stephanie Dennis Director
Stephanie Dennis Producer
Addison Cresswell Executive Producer
Anthony Caveney Executive Producer
Andrew Beint Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Mark Henson Editor
Paul Frost Editor
Damian Coldwell Composer

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