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A League Of Their Own. Image shows left to right: Jill Scott, Romesh Ranganathan, Micah Richards, Mo Gilligan, Jamie Redknapp
A League Of Their Own

A League Of Their Own

  • TV panel show
  • Sky Max / Sky One
  • 2010 - 2024
  • 158 episodes (17 series)

Sports-based panel show fronted by comedians, with a host of sport and celebrity stars. Stars Romesh Ranganathan, James Corden, Jamie Redknapp, Andrew Flintoff, Jill Scott and more.

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Series 10, Episode 1

A League Of Their Own. Image shows from L to R: Andrew Flintoff, Melanie Chisholm, Andy Carroll, James Corden, Jack Whitehall, David Walliams, Jamie Redknapp. Copyright: CPL Productions
The boys are joined by West Ham striker Andy Carroll, comedian David Walliams and former Spice Girl Melanie C.

Further details

In honour of Walliams, the gang welcomes the return of Britain's Got Sporting Talent and the Blue team led by Freddie predict David's judging decisions as former heptathlete Denise Lewis showcases her tap dancing moves, ex-Liverpool defender and TV pundit Mark Lawrenson tries stand-up and Flintoff gives a show-stopping Elvis impersonation.

Following two more riotous challenges, the show culminates in a heroic assault course featuring a terrifying leap from the highest-ever starting point in the history of ALOTO. As they face increasingly punishing obstacles, will things prove too much for team captains Freddie and Jamie?

Notes

This episode is dedicated to Jim Pullin.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 7th January 2016
Time
9pm
Channel
Sky One
Length
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
James Corden Host / Presenter
Jamie Redknapp Team Captain
Andrew Flintoff Team Captain
Jack Whitehall Regular Panellist
Guest cast
David Walliams Guest
Melanie Chisholm (as Melanie C) Guest
Andy Carroll Guest
Denise Lewis Self
Mark Lawrenson Self
Scott Young Self
Writing team
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Swimer Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Van't Riet Director
David Taylor Series Producer
Ish Kalia Producer
Andrew Norgate Producer
Bill Righton Producer
Jack Shillaker Producer
Danielle Lux Executive Producer
Murray Boland Executive Producer
Jim Pullin Executive Producer
Barbara Lee Executive Producer
Sam Turner Editor
Julien Wilcock Editor
Nick Meddings Editor
Jon Ellis Editor
Andrew Gates Production Designer
Will Slater Composer

Press

James Corden and Jack Whitehall on being back together

The duo talk about whether Corden's changed since rubbing shoulders with Hollywood stars, the future of the BBC -- and how easy it is to get Wotsits across the pond...

Susanna Lazarus, Radio Times, 7th January 2016

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