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 35, Episode 2

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis dissect the week's news with the assistance of Jon Holmes, Henning Wehn, Pippa Evans and Mitch Benn.

Broadcast details

Friday 18th November 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 19th November 2011 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 21st November 2011 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 22nd November 2011 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 23rd November 2011 2:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Jon Holmes Self
Mitch Benn Self
Guest cast
Henning Wehn Self
Pippa Evans Self
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Jon Holmes Writer
Mitch Benn Writer
Jane Lamacraft Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Wolton Writer (Additional Material)
Henning Wehn Writer
Pippa Evans Writer
Juliet Meyers Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Lyndsay Fenner Producer
Katie Tyrrell Producer

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