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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 6

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Vikki Stone, Ellie Taylor, Luke Kempner and Lucy Porter as they present the week via topical stand-up and sketches. This week the team explore the Brexit legal challenge in the Supreme Court, hear Political Panto and take a trip to a cat cafe...

Broadcast details

Friday 9th December 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Joe Murkens Guest
Vikki Stone Self
Ellie Taylor Self
Lucy Porter Self
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Vikki Stone Writer
Lucy Porter Writer
Ellie Taylor Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Jenny Laville Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Channon Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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