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 39, Episode 3

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st March 2013
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd March 2013 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 4th March 2013 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 5th March 2013 9:00am Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 6th March 2013 2:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Jon Holmes Self
Mitch Benn Self
Laura Shavin Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Andy Zaltzman Self
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Jon Holmes Writer
Laura Shavin Writer
Mitch Benn Writer
Jane Lamacraft Writer (Additional Material)
Jon Hunter Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Neenan Writer (Additional Material)
Jack Bernhardt Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Tony Cowards Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Colin Anderson Producer

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