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 3

Joining Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis this week are Ellie Taylor and Darren Harriott, with music from Huge Davies.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th March 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 11th March 2021, 15:30 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 13th March 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 15th March 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 16th March 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Huge Davies Guest
Darren Harriott Guest
Ellie Taylor Guest
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Ellie Taylor Writer
Darren Harriott Writer
George Fouracres Writer
Huge Davies Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Alcock Writer (Additional Material)
Rajiv Karia Writer (Additional Material)
Hari Kanth Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Pete Strauss Producer
David Thomas Editor

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