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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.

Episode 2 is repeated on Comedy Central on Thursday at 12am.

Series 1, Episode 1 - Sex

The first episode looks back on Little Britain, Lily Savage, and an infamous Christmas episode of Men Behaving Badly, as well as stand-up performances by Sarah Millican and Steve Coogan. Featuring contributions from comedian Katy Brand, columnist Grace Dent, and Rev Richard Coles.


After this episode aired, the rest of the series was pulled and re-edited into two-hour, back-to-back episode blocks. Sex was rebroadcast as the latter half of the final episode, after new first half Women.

Broadcast details

Sunday 9th June 2019
Channel 5
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Abigoliah Schamaun Self
David Quantick Self
Grace Dent Self
Jamie East Self
Jennifer Saunders Narrator
Guest cast
Evelyn Mok Self
Boyd Hilton Self
Kathryn Flett Self
Fin Taylor Self
Paul Putner Self
Steve Furst Self
Richard Coles (as Rev. Richard Coles) Self
Joe Sutherland Self
Alun Cochrane Self
Julia Hartley-Brewer Self
Jayde Adams Self
Stephen Bailey Self
Katy Brand Self
Gina Yashere Self
Tom Stade Self
Tim Renkow Self
Dom Joly Self
Barry Cryer Self
Production team
Kate Staples Series Producer
Richard Ward Producer
Matt Edmonds Executive Producer
Andrew Newman Executive Producer
Greg Barnett Executive Producer

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