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 - 2020. Stars Steve Punt, Hugh Dennis, Jon Culshaw, Marcus Brigstocke and others.

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Series 56, Episode 5

More topical comedy from Punt and Dennis, with comedians Geoff Norcott and Robin Morgan plus music from Tim Sutton and Sooz Kempner. Additional voices from Luke Kempner and Gemma Arrowsmith.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd April 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Robin Morgan Self
Geoff Norcott Self
Tim Sutton Self
Sooz Kempner Self
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Geoff Norcott Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Tim Sutton Writer
Sooz Kempner Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Dinkin Writer (Additional Material)
Donald Alexander Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Danny Shaw Composer

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