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Jack and Michael Whitehall

In a first for the series, father-and-son comedy double-act Jack and Michael Whitehall join forces to investigate their family tree.

In a first for the series, father-and-son comedy double-act Jack and Michael Whitehall join forces to investigate their family tree. They discover the tragedy that left Jack’s great grandfather (Michael’s grandfather) an orphan. And tracing their line back to Wales in the 1830s, they find out about a Tory ancestor's role in opposing the Chartist movement for wider voting rights.

58 minutes

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Jack Whitehall
Presenter Michael Whitehall
Director Eleanor Scoones
Series Producer Sarah Feltes
Executive Producer Colette Flight
Production Company Wall to Wall Media

Broadcasts

  • Mon 5 Aug 2019 21:00
  • Thu 8 Aug 2019 23:50
  • Fri 9 Aug 2019 00:20
  • Fri 9 Aug 2019 00:30
  • Mon 2 Sep 2019 00:55
  • Sun 21 Jun 2020 19:00

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