Miles Jupp stars as fussy food writer Damien Trench in three series of the much-loved BBC Radio 4 sitcom. Well-known cookery writer Damien Trench is famous for his book A Year in the Kitchen, a diary of everything he cooked and ate over the course of 12 months. Now, for the follow-up volume, In and Out of the Kitchen, Damien undertakes to open up the doors "not only to my kitchen, but also to my life". But is Damien’s life as idyllic as his listeners might suppose?
"Miles Jupp at his best"
Miles Jupp presents eight episodes of the topical BBC Radio 4 panel game, also featuring Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists. Duration: four hours approx.
The hilarious sitcom written by and starring Miles Jupp, featuring the entries and recipes from the kitchen diary of cookery writer Damien Trench. In these four episodes, Damien decides to do a radio programme about the French bean, accepts a job for a supermarket's online magazine, deals with a crisis affecting his Umbrian holiday villa and is offered a chance to front his own TV show.
"The Most Boring Purchase Ever on Audible"
Fanatical about cricket since he was a boy, Miles Jupp would do anything to see his heroes play. But perhaps deciding to bluff his way into the press corps during England's Test series in India wasn't his best idea. By claiming to be the cricket correspondent for BBC Scotland and getting a job with the (Welsh) Western Mail, Miles lands the press pass that will surely be the ticket to his dreams. Soon, he finds himself in cricket heaven - drinking with David Gower and Beefy, and sharing bar room banter with Nasser Hussain.
"Bailed out after 2 chapters -- nothin' happening"
Here is the award winning, surprisingly angry, but slightly reluctant comedian in his third solo show, all about his little tantrums and snatches of dinner party conversation.
Miles Jupp stars as cookery writer Damien Trench in all six episodes of the second BBC Radio 4 series. 1/6. The Review: It's a new year and Damien is asked to write a restaurant review for Pink Floyd. 2/6. Valentine's Day: Anthony bans Damien from the kitchen so he can cook a surprise Valentine's Day meal. 3/6. The Dinner Party: Damien and Anthony both have news to celebrate. 4/6. The Wedding: Anthony is asked to be best man by a friend he hasn't seen since school. 5/6.
Miles Jupp stars as fussy food writer Damien Trench in six episodes of the much-loved BBC Radio 4 sitcom. Well-known cookery writer Damien Trench is famous for his book A Year in the Kitchen and is now writing its follow-up volume, In and Out of the Kitchen, in which he opens up the doors “not only to my kitchen, but also to my life”.
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