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 59, Episode 2

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by guests Glenn Moore, Daliso Chaponda & Stiff and Kitsch, as well as regulars Luke Kempner and Katie Norris.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th November 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 4th November 2021, 19:30 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

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

Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Glenn Moore Guest
Daliso Chaponda Guest
Rhiannon Neads (as Stiff and Kitsch) Guest
Sally O'Leary (as Stiff and Kitsch) Guest
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Katie Norris Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Daliso Chaponda Writer
Glenn Moore Writer
Katie Norris Writer
Rhiannon Neads (as Stiff and Kitsch) Writer
Sally O'Leary (as Stiff and Kitsch) Writer
Jenny Laville Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Tasha Dhanraj Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Pete Strauss Producer

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