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 58, Episode 2

Joining Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis this week are Chris McCausland and Zoe Lyons with music supplied by Tim Sutton and Sooz Kempner.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th March 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 4th March 2021, 15:30 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 6th March 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 8th March 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 9th March 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Zoe Lyons Self
Tim Sutton Self
Sooz Kempner Self
Chris McCausland Self
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Karen Bartke Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Zoe Lyons Writer
George Fouracres Writer
Karen Bartke Writer
Chris McCausland Writer
Tim Sutton Writer
Sooz Kempner Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
Alfie Packham Writer (Additional Material)
Tasha Dhanraj Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
David Thomas Editor

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