Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar. Nish Kumar. Copyright: BBC.

Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar

BBC Radio 4 stand-up / sketch show show looking at the news. 9 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2016 - 2017. Stars Nish Kumar, Kieran Hodgson, Sarah Campbell and George Fouracres.

Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar. Nish Kumar. Copyright: BBC.

Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar

Nish Kumar hosts this topical comedy show for BBC Radio 4

Genres
Stand-Up, Sketch Show
Broadcast
2016 - 2017
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Episodes
9   (1 pilot + 2 series)
Starring
Nish Kumar, Kieran Hodgson, Sarah Campbell and George Fouracres
Writers
Sarah Campbell, Max Davis, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch, Tom Neenan and Nish Kumar
Producer
Matt Stronge

We all like to think we know about the news and yet, whilst jokes about Donald Trump's hair are all well and good, do you still have that nagging suspicion there's important things going on beneath the headlines you'd like to know about?

Well, help is at hand! Nish Kumar is here to cast his spotlight on the week's most talked about news items, taking an in-depth look at the biggest stories from the past seven days to scrutinise what's actually going on beneath the bluster.

Production Details

Production company
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Tuesday 24th May 2016 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 10th October 2017 on BBC Radio 4 at 11pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Wednesday 11th October 2017 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra
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