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Evil Genius with Russell Kane

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It’s good, bad, ugly - and very very funny. Changing the way we see heroes and villains in history.

It’s good, bad, ugly - and very very funny. Changing the way we see heroes and villains in history.

Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

BBC

Description:

It’s good, bad, ugly - and very very funny. Changing the way we see heroes and villains in history.

Language:

English


Episodes

James Bond

4/1/2021
Rob Beckett, Athena Kugblenu & Heidi Regan decide whether to use the ejector seat on Bond

Duration:00:43:40

Diego Maradona

3/25/2021
Will Jon Richardson, Johnny Cochrane and Susie McCabe give Maradona the red card?

Duration:00:46:28

Che Guevara

3/19/2021
Comrades Ria Lina, Esther Manito and Michael Odewale dissect the Argentine revolutionary.

Duration:00:47:50

Che Guevara

3/19/2021
Comrades Ria Lina, Esther Manito and Michael Odewale dissect the Argentine revolutionary.

Duration:00:53:58

Dr Seuss

3/12/2021
The controversial children's author.How will Josh Jones, Ola Labib & Joanne McNally vote?

Duration:00:46:23

Billie Holiday

3/4/2021
Sophie Duker, Daliso Chaponda and Kemah Bob riff over jazz singer Billie Holiday, who sang Strange Fruit.

Duration:00:42:46

Kellogg

2/25/2021
Fern Brady, Alison Spittle and Alex Edelman on John Harvey Kellogg, man of cornflakes.

Duration:00:42:29

Boudicca

2/18/2021
Grainne Maguire Athena Kugblenu and Tony Law assess the Queen of East Anglia AKA Boudicca

Duration:00:38:01

Charles Darwin

2/11/2021
Jayde Adams, Angela Barnes and Neil Delamere on the scientist who came up with evolution and explained how life works. No biggie.

Duration:00:40:40

Alfred Hitchcock

2/4/2021
Catherine Bohart, Tom Parry & Heidi Regan keep you in suspense. Hitchcock:evil or genius?

Duration:00:48:54

Henry VIII

1/28/2021
Grainne Maguire, Felicity Ward and Alex Kealy decide, was Henry more monarch or murderer?

Duration:00:41:01

Malcolm X

1/21/2021
Darren Harriott, Sikisa and Johnny Cochrane examine the civil rights leader.

Duration:00:46:15

Alexander Hamilton (from the musical)

1/14/2021
Sara Barron, Ivo Graham & Jenny Bede on the American Founding Father, the real man behind the hit musical Hamilton.

Duration:00:42:13

Evil Genius returns Thursday 14 January!

1/8/2021
Russell and panel take on US Founding Father Alexander Hamilton - of the musical fame..

Duration:00:01:53

The Joe Wicks Podcast: Teaser Episode

9/28/2020
Joe Wicks wants to know: What’s the one thing that makes life better? Joe loves finding ways to boost his mental and physical health, so he’s asking some of his inspiring mates about their secret to physical and mental happiness. Whether it’s a high-intensity cycle, a freezing cold shower or a cheeky power nap, every guest will share the one thing that works for them. This is sunshine in a podcast. Joe Wicks is here for you, and he won’t stop until you’re fit and happy. Subscribe to The Joe...

Duration:00:10:54

Karl Marx

6/17/2020
Olga Koch, Eshaan Akbar and Geoff Norcott give the political thinker Marx out of ten.

Duration:00:49:49

Charlie Chaplin

6/11/2020
Jon Richardson, Catherine Bohart & Shappi Khorsandi look at the film star in close-up.

Duration:00:40:11

Introducing You'll Do

6/9/2020
Comedians and real-life couple Catherine Bohart and Sarah Keyworth bring highlights from their podcast that asks what makes relationships work. Forget the idealised romance of Hollywood movies, relationships are complex and unpredictable. And someone they're just really, really hard. You'll Do celebrates the nitty gritty, the ups and the downs, and the peculiarities of building a life with other people. Subscribe now and discover how the likes of Nish Kumar, Deborah Frances-White, Joe Lycett...

Duration:00:09:49

we're taking a break

4/23/2020
a message from Russell Kane

Duration:00:00:47

Freddie Mercury

4/16/2020
Tom Allen, Evelyn Mok and Isma Almas share what Queen's singing superstar means to them.

Duration:00:44:15