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Utterly Outrageous Comedy

Utterly Outrageous Comedy

  • TV documentary
  • Channel 5
  • 2019
  • 4 episodes (1 series)

Jennifer Saunders narrates a look at the most shocking, controversial and outlandish comedy of the last 50 years. Also features Abigoliah Schamaun, David Quantick, Grace Dent and Jamie East.

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Series 1, Episode 4 - Women & Sex

Jennifer Saunders narrates a look at comedy involving women and sex.

Further details

This episode focuses on the role of women in outrageous comedy, as we hear from Kerry Godliman on The Royle Family, Katy Brand on Victoria Wood, Stephen Bailey on Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps, and Grace Dent on Mrs Doyle. Meanwhile there are clips from Miranda, Joan Rivers and Smack The Pony, with contributions from commentators David Quantick, Zoe Lyons and Robin Ince.


This episode also includes the first episode, edited into a compendium two-hour run. We have not re-credited those who only appear in the Sex segment of the programme.

Broadcast details

Sunday 14th July 2019
Channel 5
115 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 19th July 2019 11:30pm C5
Thursday 30th April 2020 11:00pm Comedy Central
Tuesday 5th May 2020 12:00am Comedy Central
Saturday 11th July 2020 12:00am Comedy Central
Saturday 2nd January 2021 12:20am C5
Tuesday 5th January 2021 3:20am C5
Monday 11th January 2021 2:00am Comedy Central
Thursday 10th June 2021 12:00am Comedy Central
Sunday 5th September 2021 4:25am C5
Sunday 20th February 2022 11:40pm Comedy Central
Thursday 10th March 2022 11:00pm Comedy Central

Cast & crew

Abigoliah Schamaun Self
David Quantick Self
Grace Dent Self
Jamie East Self
Jennifer Saunders Narrator
Guest cast
Evelyn Mok Self
Kathryn Flett Self
Fin Taylor Self
Joe Sutherland Self
Julia Hartley-Brewer Self
Jayde Adams Self
Stephen Bailey Self
Katy Brand Self
Gina Yashere Self
Caroline Frost Self
Ayesha Hazarika Self
London Hughes Self
Kerry Godliman Self
Pippa Evans Self
Ivo Graham Self
Zoe Lyons Self
Jen Brister Self
Robin Ince Self
Brendon Burns Self
Production team
Kate Staples Series Producer
Richard Ward Producer
Matt Edmonds Executive Producer
Andrew Newman Executive Producer
Greg Barnett Executive Producer
Grant Philpott (as Grant Phillpott) Edit Producer
Willy Norton Edit Producer
Simon Horobin Editor
Tim Waddell Editor

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