The Funny Thing About....

The Funny Thing About...

Channel 5 comedy featuring talking heads. 6 episodes (1 series), 2016 - 2017. Stars Johnny Vegas.

An episode is repeated on CC Extra on Saturday at 1am.

The Funny Thing About.... Image shows from L to R: Kate Lucas, Tez Ilyas.

Series 1, Episode 4 - Christmas

Johnny Vegas illuminates the minefield of Christmas rituals and traditions. Is it a fortnight of goodwill and festive cheer or just two days and a roast? Familiar faces offering their Christmas confessions include Anthea Turner, Vanessa Feltz, Carl Fogarty, Nina Wadia and Matt Richardson.

Broadcast details

Saturday 17th December 2016
Channel 5
60 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Johnny Vegas Narrator
    Guest cast
    Jessie Cave Guest
    Daniel Audritt Guest
    Anthea Turner Guest
    Jason Cook Guest
    Iain Stirling Guest
    Alfie Brown Guest
    Tom Price Guest
    Kerry Godliman Guest
    Nina Wadia Guest
    Suzanne Shaw Guest
    Jarred Christmas Guest
    James Acaster Guest
    Vanessa Feltz Guest
    Sam Nixon Guest
    Mark Rhodes Guest
    Nish Kumar Guest
    David Morgan Guest
    Ian Smith Guest
    Stephen Bailey Guest
    Johnny Cochrane Guest
    Inel Tomlinson Guest
    Mark Dolan Guest
    Jamie Laing Guest
    Vikki Stone Guest
    Josie Gibson Guest
    Bec Hill Guest
    Kate Lucas Guest
    Tez Ilyas Guest
    Elis James Guest
    John Robins Guest
    Sian Welby Guest
    James Jordan Guest
    Ola Jordan Guest
    Louisa Lytton Guest
    Matt Richardson Guest
    James Argent (as James 'Arg' Argent) Guest
    Adam Hess Guest
    Jorgie Porter Guest
    Christopher Biggins Guest
    Writing team
    Will Maclean Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Jack Cheshire Series Director
    Jack Cheshire Series Producer
    Beren Money Executive Producer
    Andra Heritage Executive Producer
    Sarah Mills Edit Producer
    Adrian Brindle Editor

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