The Funny Thing About ...
‘The Funny Thing About…’ is a scripted comedy series commissioned for the BBC Ideas platform. Each episode sees a different comedian tackle a different serious/taboo topic in a humorous way.
From Russell Kane on Bigorexia to Sophie Duker on Privilege, these comedians use their skills to shed light on some important issues and have accumulated hundreds of thousands of views online.
A second series will go live in April 2019.