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 62, Episode 2

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis present the week via topical stand-up and sketches. They're joined by Ian Smith, Sarah Keyworth, Huge Davies, Gemma Arrowsmith & Luke Kempner.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th March 2023
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 23rd March 2023, 19:30 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 25th March 2023 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 27th March 2023 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Steve Punt Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Ian Smith Guest
Huge Davies Guest
Sarah Keyworth Guest
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Luke Kempner Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Steve Punt Writer
Hugh Dennis Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
Luke Kempner Writer
Ian Smith Writer
Huge Davies Writer
Sarah Keyworth Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Jade Gebbie Writer (Additional Material)
Christina Riggs Writer (Additional Material)
Cody Dahler Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sasha Bobak Producer
Pete Strauss Executive Producer
James Robinson Executive Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer
John Hemingway Sound Designer

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