Utterly Outrageous Comedy. Abigoliah Schamaun. Copyright: Spelthorne Community Television.

Utterly Outrageous Comedy

Channel 5 documentary series exploring boundary-pushing comedy. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Features Abigoliah Schamaun, David Quantick, Grace Dent, Jamie East and Jennifer Saunders.

Utterly Outrageous Comedy. Jamie East. Copyright: Spelthorne Community Television.

Utterly Outrageous Comedy

Jennifer Saunders narrates a look at the most shocking, controversial and outlandish comedy of the last 50 years

Genre
Documentary
Broadcast
2019
Channel
Channel 5
Episodes
4   (1 series)
Features
Abigoliah Schamaun, David Quantick, Grace Dent, Jamie East and Jennifer Saunders
Producers
Kate Staples and Richard Ward

Jennifer Saunders narrates a six-part series looking at the most shocking, controversial and outlandish comedy of the last 50 years, from Billy Connolly to The Inbetweeners.

The series explores near-the-knuckle moments and characters from sketch, sitcom and stand-up. With contributions from comic legends and new comedians, journalists, critics, politicians and commentators. Herself a legend of outrageous comedy thanks to the immortal Absolutely Fabulous, Jennifer Saunders brings her celebrity friends together to reflect on what makes Brits laugh and shriek at the same time.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Really, Really Rude Comedy (Other official name)
  • Utterly Outrageous Comedy (Omnibus episodes 2 & 4 retitle)
  • You Can't Say That! Outrageous Comedy (Omnibus episodes 5 & 6 retitle)
  • Utterly Outrageous X-Rated Comedy (Original billed series title)
  • Naughty Naughty!: Utterly Outrageous Comedy (Episode 6 title)

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Sunday 9th June 2019 on Channel 5 at 11:05pm
Last new broadcast
Sunday 14th July 2019 on Channel 5 at 10pm
Last repeat
Friday 19th July 2019 at 11:30pm