Welcome To My World: Funny Business
Comedy agent Ian Franklin wants a piece of the action, but dealing with the egos of comedians has led him to the verge of having a nervous breakdown
Documentary about agent Ian Franklin's attempts to get involved in the lucrative stand-up comedy market.
Ian is permanently on the verge of a nervous breakdown, dealing with comic egos, acts getting lost, turning up at the wrong clubs and awful venues. But he's the daddy to his acts, the man striving for their success and nothing is going to stop him.
This was the third in a series of six episodes, each looking at a different person and subject.
- First broadcast
- Thursday 3rd August 2006 on BBC Three at 10:30pm
- Episode length
- 55 minutes