Rory McGrath

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Radio

Presenter 

Production Company Terrier Productions
Broadcaster BBC Radio 4

TV

Assistant Director & Writer 

Badvoc 
Producer Denise O'Donoghue
Director John Stroud
Starring
  • Howard Lew Lewis
  • Jimmy Mulville
  • Neil Pearson
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    Popular sitcom charting the power struggle between the Brits and the Romans in AD 123.
    Hat Trick Productions for Channel 4

    Presenter 

    Contributor 
    Raise The Roof Productions
    Producer Michael Waterhouse
    Director Will Aspinall
    Starring
  •  

    Documentary exploring 50 of the UK's most intriguing homes.

    Potato for ITV 1
    Producer Hamish Barbour
    Starring
  • Will Mellor
  •  
    Entertainment series: Rory and Will Mellor explore the nations competing in the weird and wonderful events on offer.
    IWC Media for Channel 5
    Producer Zoe Timmers
    Director Andrew Fettis
    Starring
  • Griff Rhys Jones
  • Dara O'Briain
  •  
    Factual entertainment series following Rory McGrath, Griff Rhys Jones and Dara O'Briain as they sail through New England.
    Liberty Bell for BBC2
    Starring
  • Paddy McGuinness
  •  
    Well received entertainment series following Rory McGrath and Paddy McGuinness as they try some of the nations more bizarre pastimes.
    IWC Media for Channel Five
    Producer Sophie Theunissen
    Director Peter Boyd Maclean & Emma Sayce
    Starring
  • Geoffrey Abbott
  • Paul Denney
  • Professor Chris Milroy
  •  
    Discovery Channel UK
    Producer Nick Powell
    Director Peter Jamieson
    Starring
  • Lindsay MacRae
  •  
    Channel 4 for Channel 4
    Producer Andrew Fettis & Michael Massey
    Director Andrew Fettis & Michael Massey
    Starring
  • Dara O'Briain
  • Griff Rhys-Jones
  •  
    Well received entertainment show following three comics' attempts to prepare for a yacht race off Cowes.
    Liberty Bell Productions for BBC 2
    Producer Andrew Fettis
    Starring
  • Dara O'Briain
  • Griff Rhys-Jones
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    Liberty Bell Productions for BBC 2
    Producer Sue Fox
    Director Patricia Mordecai
    Starring
  •  
    BBC Television for BBC 1
    Producer Nickie Lister
    Director Louise Ireland & Lyndon Saunders
    Starring
  •  
    Hit documentary series. Rory McGrath explores the Lake District and life in one of the country's most admired landscapes.
    Shiver for ITV1
    Producer Marc Heffernan
    Director Marc Heffernan
    Starring
  • Patrick McGuinness
  •  
    Entertaiment series. Comedians Rory McGrath and Patrick McGuinness explore Britain, trying their hands at a variety of bizarre national sports.
    IWC Media for Channel Five
    Producer Ed Crick
    Director Ed Crick
    Starring
  •  
    Critically acclaimed documentary series charting the lives of five very different female monarchs in British History.
    Imago Productions for ITV 1
    Producer Charlotte Wyatt
    Director Michael Massey
    Starring
  • Edward Barker
  • Diana Cook
  • Dara O'Briain
  •  
    Popular entertainment show following three comedians as they sail the Thames from Kingston to Oxford.
    BBC Television for BBC 2
    Producer Harry Thompson
    Director Steve Smith
    Starring
  • Rory Bremner
  • David Gower
  • Nick Hancock
  • Gary Lineker
  •  
    Hit comedy quiz show. Comedians and sportsmen join forces to showcase their knowledge (or lack thereof) of the sporting world.
    TalkBack Thames for BBC 1

    Executive Producer 

    Producer Andrew Fettis
    Director Andrew Fettis
    Starring
  • Jack Dee
  • Jodie Kidd
  •  
    Entertainment series following three celebrity couples as they race from London to Monte Carlo to discover the essence of France.
    ITV Studios and Modern Television for ITV1
    Producer John Lloyd
    Director Ian Lorimer
    Starring
  • Jimmy Carr
  • Alan Davis
  • Stephen Fry
  • Sean Lock
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    Talkback Thames for BBC1