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 56, Episode 3

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches, with special guests Rosie Jones, Andy Zaltzman and Gemma Arrowsmith.

Broadcast details

Friday 20th March 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 19th March 2020, 20:00 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 21st March 2020 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 23rd March 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 24th March 2020 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rosie Jones Guest
Andy Zaltzman Self
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Rosie Jones Writer
Jonny Donahoe Writer
Paddy Gervers Writer
Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Dinkin Writer (Additional Material)
Mo Omar Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Julia McKenzie Producer

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