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Unspun With Matt Forde

Dave comedy about politics. 27 episodes (4 series), 2016 - 2018. Stars Matt Forde, Andy Zaltzman, Phil Wang, Aparna Nancherla and others.

Series 4, Episode 4

This week, Matt talks to Blairite spin doctor Alastair Campbell and introduces comedy from Jason Byrne.

Broadcast details

Sunday 18th February 2018
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Matt Forde Host / Presenter
Phil Wang Self
Kevin Brennan (as Kevin Brennan MP) Band
Ian Cawsey Band
Greg Knight (as The Rt Hon Sir Greg Knight MP) Band
Guest cast
Jason Byrne Guest
Alastair Campbell Guest
Jess Phillips (as Jess Phillips MP) Self
Tim Loughton (as Tim Loughton MP) Self
Baratunde Thurston Self
Stewart McDonald (as Stewart McDonald MP) Self
John Woodcock (as John Woodcock MP) Self
Paul Masterton (as Paul Masterton MP) Self
Loyiso Gola Self
David Duguid (as David Duguid MP) Band
Writing team
Matt Forde Writer
Karl Minns Writer
Nick Doody Writer
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Mark Iddon Series Producer
Dan Atkinson Producer
Simon Weekes Producer
Richard Garvin Producer
Tom Baker Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
Robyn O'Brien Executive Producer
Iain Coyle Executive Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer


Alastair Campbell rescued by a Birmingham fan

Alastair Campbell tells Matt Forde about a time he was rescued by a Birmingham fan on his way to a football match.

Featuring: Matt Forde, Alastair Campbell.


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