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 48, Episode 1

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Mae Martin, Marcus Brigstocke and Gemma Arrowsmith. This week the gang take a look at the impending EU Referendum and discuss the fallout from Super Tuesday with Channel 4 News' Chief Writer Felicity Spector.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th March 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 5th March 2016 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 7th March 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th March 2016 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mae Martin Guest
Felicity Spector Guest
Marcus Brigstocke Self
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Marcus Brigstocke Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Mae Martin Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer (Additional Material)
Hannah George Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Alexandra Smith Producer

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