What's So Funny?

News, reviews, and previous of what's happening in comedy this week.

Episodes

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Ed Byrne and guests preview the best Christmas comedy.

Ed Byrne and guests preview the best Christmas comedy, with inside knowledge on TV and radio specials, best pantos and theatre.

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Dom Joly

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Rufus Hound and guest Gina Yashere preview and review what's happening in comedy this week.

Features include a day in the studio with comedy boyband Midnight Beast.

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Comedian Joe Wilkinson with guests and music from Edinburgh's Comedy Festival.

News, reviews and gossip on front runners for the prestigious comedy award.

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Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy from radio, screen and the stage.

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Ed Byrne, Lucy Porter and Zoe Lyons review sitcoms, and Stephen K Amos talks about reviews

Ed Byrne, Lucy Porter and Zoe Lyons review long-running sitcoms, comedians on audiences and Stephen K Amos talks about reviews.

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Ed Byrne, Danny Robins and Stephen Armstrong review some controversial comedy and David Quantick on life as a comedy muse.

Ed Byrne, Danny Robins and Stephen Armstrong review some controversial comedy.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy from radio, screen and the stage.

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Ed Byrne speaks to Milton Jones, and Lucy Porter learns about Lloyd Langford's pessimism.

With Danielle Ward and Bruce Dessau.

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Ed Byrne is joined by Lucy Porter and Steve Punt to discuss the comedy scene.

Ed Byrne is joined by Lucy Porter and Steve Punt to discuss the comedy scene, plus Omid Djalili's Conversation of the Week.

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Ed Byrne, Sarah Millican, Alex Horne and Rich Fulcher discuss the best of upcoming British comedy from radio, screen and stage.

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Ed Byrne catches up with Graham Linehan, while Scott Capurro and Stephen Armstrong review some Christmas comedy offerings.

Ed Byrne catches up with Graham Linehan, plus reviews of Christmas comedy offerings.

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Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy from radio, screen and the stage.

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Ed Byrne is joined by Sandi Toksvig, Andrew Maxwell and Alex Lowe.

Ed Byrne is joined by Sandi Toksvig, Andrew Maxwell and Alex Lowe to discuss the best of the week in British comedy.

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Ed Byrne is joined by Justin Edwards and Veronica Lee.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy from radio, screen and the stage.

Ed Byrne and his guests review the best of current British comedy.

Ed Byrne is joined by Justin Edwards and Veronica Lee to take in the best of British comedy.

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Lucy Porter takes control of the best of British comedy, while Ed Byrne quizzes Ian Hislop

Lucy Porter takes the helm of the show which takes in the best of British comedy, while Ed Byrne quizzes Ian Hislop.

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Ed Byrne, Tim Minchin and Marcus Brigstocke from the Alps, plus reviews from Lucy Porter, Scott Capurro and Dave Gorman.

Ed Byrne, Tim Minchin and Marcus Brigstocke from the Alps, plus reviews.

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Ed Byrne is joined by Lucy Porter and friends to take a look at the best of British comedy

Ed Byrne is joined by Lucy Porter and friends to take a look at the best of British comedy from radio, screen and stage.

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Ed Byrne returns. With Alan Davies, Craig Campbell and Jo Caulfield.

Ed Byrne returns. Alan Davies, Craig Campbell and Jo Caulfield discuss the Edinburgh Festival's impact on their national tours.