The Now Show. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Steve Punt. Copyright: BBC
The Now Show

The Now Show

  • Radio comedy / stand-up
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1998 - 2024
  • 466 episodes (64 series)

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present a mix of stand-up, sketches and songs in this popular topical comedy show for Radio 4. Also features Jon Culshaw, Marcus Brigstocke, Jon Holmes, Mitch Benn, David Quantick and more.

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Series 18, Episode 1

Steve Punt and Laura Shavin rifle through the knicker drawer of the topical and the current, with humorous help from Mitch Benn , Jon Holmes and the ever-angry Marcus Brigstocke.

Broadcast details

Friday 7th April 2006
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Marcus Brigstocke Self
Jon Holmes Self
Mitch Benn Self
Guest cast
Laura Shavin Host / Presenter
Writing team
Marcus Brigstocke Writer
Jon Holmes Writer
Laura Shavin Writer
Mitch Benn Writer
Paul Powell Writer (Additional Material)
John Finnemore Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Colin Anderson Producer

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