Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 127 episodes (pilot + 21 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Series 21, Episode 6

Newsjack returns to satirise another week's news and events. This week, a look at what would happen with Nobel Prize got extended to ordinary people, the church using social media, and how the government would use ID to check on voters.

Broadcast details

Thursday 17th October 2019
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Kiri Pritchard-McLean Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Jason Forbes Ensemble Actor
    Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
    Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Sean Lindsay Writer
    Edward DeCesare Writer
    Liam Beirne Writer
    Tom Little Writer
    John Samson Writer
    Emma Cahill Writer
    Cameron Loxdale Writer
    Will Adnams Writer
    Charlotte Alyss Writer
    Scott Lyons Writer
    William Stone Writer
    Jon Bounds Writer
    John Hickman Writer
    Jeffrey Adu Writer
    Haydn Jenkins Writer
    Kat Sadler Writer
    Jonny Grunwald Writer
    Offerle Hockhard Writer
    George Lockett Writer
    Anna Bassu Writer
    Amber Marshall Writer
    Harmony Hewlett Writer
    Joe Legg Writer
    Ali Hancock Writer
    Monroe Gascoigne Writer
    Anna Morley Writer
    Ryan Rochford Writer
    Alex Smith Writer
    Alison Spittle Writer
    Robin Morgan Script Editor
    Jenny Laville Script Editor
    Production team
    Hayley Sterling Producer
    Ben Sutton Producer

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