Rob And Romesh Vs. Image shows from L to R: Romesh Ranganathan, Rob Beckett. Copyright: CPL Productions.

Rob And Romesh Vs

Sky One factual series with Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Features Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan.

Rob And Romesh Vs. Image shows from L to R: Rob Beckett, Usain Bolt, Romesh Ranganathan. Copyright: CPL Productions.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Usain Bolt

In the first episode, Rob and Romesh hook up with legend Usain Bolt in his Jamaican homeland. But before they do, Rob takes Romesh on a Lightning-Bolt themed trip around the island. Will their friendship survive the tour?

Further details

Comedians and long time friends Rob Beckett and Romesh Ranganathan head to Jamaica to meet the greatest athlete of his generation Usain Bolt. But before they meet the great man himself, Rob takes Romesh on his very own tour of the island as they learn all about Usain's life. They train like Olympic sprinters, watch the track and field stars of the future compete at the national stadium and they even learn to dance to the local music. Will their friendship last the trip?

Broadcast details

Friday 25th January 2019
Sky One
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Rob Beckett Host / Presenter
    Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Usain Bolt Self
    Production team
    Graham Proud Director
    Jack Shillaker Series Producer
    Amy Billing Producer
    Bill Righton (as Billy Righton) Producer
    Barbara Lee Executive Producer
    Murray Boland Executive Producer
    Danielle Lux Executive Producer
    David Taylor Executive Producer
    Kate Brooks Line Producer
    Paul Bussey Editor
    Jennifer Ford Editor
    Sam Turner Editor
    Justin James Editor
    Luke Price Editor
    Nigel Williams Editor
    Dave Wilson Editor
    Toby Wilkinson Director of Photography


    Rob Beckett thinks Usain Bolt is lazy

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    Featuring: Rob Beckett, Romesh Ranganathan.


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