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 6

Joining Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis this week are Geoff Norcott and Laura Lexx, with music from Huge Davies.

Broadcast details

Friday 2nd April 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 1st April 2021, 15:30 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 3rd April 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 5th April 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 6th April 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Geoff Norcott Guest
Huge Davies Guest
Laura Lexx Guest
Emily Lloyd-Saini Ensemble Actor
Kieran Hodgson Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Geoff Norcott Writer
Huge Davies Writer
Emily Lloyd-Saini Writer
Kieran Hodgson Writer
Laura Lexx Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Kealy Writer (Additional Material)
Rajiv Karia Writer (Additional Material)
Tasha Dhanraj Writer (Additional Material)
Stella Ajayi Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Pete Strauss Producer
David Thomas Editor

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