Factual Specials

Word of the Year 2017

Narrated by JANE HORROCKS, this fascinating documentary explores our favourite words of 2017 and reveals Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year, announced by SUSIE DENT. With JO BRAND and SARA PASCOE in conversation about words on politics and men; NISH KUMAR and AISLING BEA on words springing from Donald Trump’s first year in the White House; JAMIE LAING and RICK EDWARDS on words about food, fashion, social media and dating; EMMA DABIRI and JUNE SARPONG on words about race; and MAE MARTIN discussing happiness words with BRONTE AURELL and words about gender with JACK MONROE.

Broadcaster:Channel 4
Genre:Factual Specials
Format:1 x 60
Production year:2017
TX Date:16/12/2017 at 6pm
Executive Producer:Donna Clark
Produced by:Emily Kennedy
Directed by:Emily Kennedy