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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 1 is repeated on Comedy Central on Thursday at 12am.

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

Cast & crew

Regular cast
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

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