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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 49, Episode 5

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Nish Kumar, Dane Baptiste, Rachel Parris, Luke Kempner and Jess Ransom to look at Trump, Ed Balls, the current state of Brexit negotiations and UKIP's new leader.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd December 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Matthew Goodwin Guest
Nish Kumar Self
Dane Baptiste Self
Rachel Parris Self
Jessica Ransom Ensemble Actor
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Jane Lamacraft Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Nish Kumar Writer
Jessica Ransom Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Dane Baptiste Writer
Rachel Parris Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Sophie Duker Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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