The Trap Door
By The Trap Door
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Funny people talk about having children. Comedians, actors, writers and other interesting people talk about the emotional impact of having children and how it has altered the relationships with their partners, families, careers and sense of self. Presented by writer and podcaster Sophie Black who, in a former life, performed sketch comedy at the Edinburgh Festival and on TV. Now she produces several regular podcast series including Nick Clegg's Anger Management and lives in South London with two toddlers and a fully grown adult. Artwork by Henry Petrides Music by Komiku Special thanks to Sarah Bateson & David Babani.
||Explicit5: The Trap Door - Sarah Solemani||Sophie talks to actress, screenwriter and massively untidy person Sarah Solemani. Sarah is best known for being 'her' from Him & Her and Renee Zellweger's best friend in Bridget Jones' Baby. She also wrote Episode 4 of the Emmy-nominated HBO show Ba...||11/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit4: The Trap Door - Margaret Cabourn-Smith||Sophie talks to comedy actress, writer and carrot mother Margaret Cabourn-Smith. Margaret has had a prolific comedy career appearing on TV and radio including shows like Catastrophe, Peep Show and John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme. She is also one||10/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit3: The Trap Door - Fergus Craig||Sophie talks to actor, writer and lonely alcoholic Fergus Craig. Fergus has appeared in numerous shows on radio and TV including Star Stories, Hoff the Record, Stath Lets Flats and Extras. He's also known for his highly successful twitter feed @T.||10/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit2: The Trap Door - Daisy Haggard||Sophie talks to actor, writer and wee-catcher Daisy Haggard. Daisy is best known for her roles in Uncle and Episodes and is just about to star in Back to Life on BBC Three which she also co-wrote.||10/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit1: The Trap Door - Anna Crilly||Sophie talks to actor, comedian and potential stroke victim Anna Crilly. Anna is best known for her Channel 4 sketch show Anna & Katy and for playing Magda in Lead Balloon. She recently starred in Danielle Ward's critically acclaimed play The Half a...||9/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Great honest funny chatting about parenting. Deals with issues that (some) friends (esp female!) will tend to gloss over and make you feel like you’re the only one going through.