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 - 2023
  • 460 episodes (63 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 61, Episode 2

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by joined by Anna Mann (Colin Hoult), Laura Lexx and Jordan Gray, plus Luke Kempner and Katie Norris.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th November 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 3rd November 2022, 19:30 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 5th November 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 7th November 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th November 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Laura Lexx Guest
Colin Hoult Anna Mann
Jordan Gray Guest
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Emma Sidi Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Emma Sidi Writer
Laura Lexx Writer
Colin Hoult Writer
Jordan Gray Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain Writer (Additional Material)
Jade Gebbie Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan Cowley Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Rajiv Karia Producer
James Robinson Executive Producer
Jordan Gray Composer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer
Gary Newman Sound Designer

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