The Now Show. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Steve Punt. Copyright: BBC.

The Now Show

BBC Radio 4 comedy / stand-up about the week's news. Broadcast, 1998 - 2019. Stars Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis, Jon Culshaw, Marcus Brigstocke and others.

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Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches, joined by contributors including Lucy Porter, Ian Smith, Gemma Arrowsmith, Barney Fishwick and Will Hislop.

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Friday 8th November 2019
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Steve Punt Host / Presenter
    Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Lucy Porter Guest
    Ian Smith Guest
    Gemma Arrowsmith Guest
    Barney Fishwick Guest
    Will Hislop Guest
    Writing team
    Steve Punt Writer
    Hugh Dennis Writer
    Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
    Lucy Porter Writer
    Ian Smith Writer
    Barney Fishwick Writer
    Will Hislop Writer
    Jenny Laville Writer (Additional Material)
    Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
    Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
    Amy Mason Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Matt Stronge Producer

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