iPlayer Radio What's New?
On Now : Inside Science
Behavioural profiling at airports; Light and colour in art; Hadrian's Wall; Cassini
Image for Role Models

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Role Models

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 17 January 2013

Series two of Life: An Idiot's guide again sees Stephen K Amos investigate a series of themes using guest stand-ups and the hilarious audience interaction that he's become famous for.

In episode 1, Stephen tackles "Role Models": Who are our role models? What does it mean to be a role model? And why did Stephen's parents made him impersonate Trevor McDonald around the house?

Guests Sarah Kendall, GrĂ¡inne Maguire and James Acaster all offer their own perspectives.
Additional material by Christine Rose and Hugh Sington. Produced by Colin Anderson.


Comedy selection

Showing off

A selection of clips from recent and upcoming comedy programmes.

Buy online

Available on: Audio download

From suppliers: Audible.co.uk, iTunes

Where to buy

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss