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The Graham Norton Show

BBC One and BBC Two chat show hosted by Graham Norton. 433 episodes (28 series), 2007 - 2021. Stars Graham Norton.

Next new episode is on Friday at 10:45pm. Series 28, Episode 8
Catch-up on Episode 7 on BBC iPlayer
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Series 8

1. Charlotte Church, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Russell Howard

First broadcast: Friday 22nd October 2010

Graham Norton brings his unique talk show to Friday nights on BBC One. This week he chats to singer Charlotte Church, Hollywood actress Maggie Gyllenhaal and comedian Russell Howard.

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2. Alan Sugar, Pamela Stephenson, Lee Mack, James Blunt

First broadcast: Friday 29th October 2010

Apprentice star Lord Alan Sugar; comedienne, psychologist, Mrs Billy Connolly and now star of Strictly Come Dancing, Pamela Stephenson; comic and star of Not Going Out, Lee Mack; and singer-songwriter James Blunt join Graham Norton.

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3. Joan Rivers, Johnny Knoxville, Catherine Tate, Pet Shop Boys

First broadcast: Friday 5th November 2010

Graham is joined by Hollywood hell-raiser Johnny Knoxville to talk about Jackass 3D; veteran comedienne Joan Rivers, who talks about having a year of her life documented in the award-winning Joan Rivers: a Piece of Work; and everyone's favourite 'Nan', actress Catherine Tate. Plus the Pet Shop Boys chat and perform one of their greatest hits.

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4. Colin Farrell, Daniel Radcliffe, Rhod Gilbert, Rihanna

First broadcast: Friday 12th November 2010

Graham is joined by Hollywood heart-throb Colin Farrell, in his first visit to Graham's sofa; actor Daniel Radcliffe, talking about the new Harry Potter movie; top Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert; and R&B star Rihanna, chatting and singing her new single.

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5. Stephen Fry, Bette Midler, David Haye

First broadcast: Friday 26th November 2010

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as Graham is joined by Stephen Fry, David Haye and Bette Midler.


6. Jack Black, Miranda Hart, John Waters, Justin Bieber

First broadcast: Friday 3rd December 2010

Graham is joined by Hollywood star Jack Black, talking about his new film Gulliver's Travels; comedian Miranda Hart, who talks sitcoms and pratfalls; maverick film-maker and Hairspray creator John Waters; and pop sensation Justin Bieber, who sings his latest single.

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7. Barry Manilow, Katherine Jenkins, Sean Lock, Ann Widdecombe, KT Tunstall

First broadcast: Friday 10th December 2010

Graham is joined by music legend Barry Manilow, classical superstar Katherine Jenkins, comedian Sean Lock and hotfoot from Strictly, the Dancing Queen herself, Ann Widdecombe. Plus music from Scottish songstress KT Tunstall.


8. Cher, Dawn French

First broadcast: Friday 17th December 2010

Graham meets Hollywood superstar Cher and actress and comedian Dawn French, while The Script perform their new single, Nothing.


Special: Kara Tointon, Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Matt Smith

First broadcast: Friday 24th December 2010

The award-winning host gets into the festive spirit with a Christmas edition of his anarchic talk show. Graham's guests include funnymen Matt Lucas and David Walliams, Strictly Come Dancing winner Kara Tointon and The Doctor himself - Matt Smith.


New Year Special: The Graham Norton New Year's Eve Show

First broadcast: Friday 31st December 2010

The award-winning host gets into the Hogmanay spirit with a New Year's Eve edition of his talk show. The guests are singer Eliza Doolittle, Downton Abbey star Elizabeth McGovern, comedian Alan Davies and X Factor judge Louis Walsh.


11. Keanu Reeves, Emilia Fox, Marcus Brigstocke, Imelda May

First broadcast: Friday 7th January 2011

On the sofa: Hollywood superstar Keanu Reeves talking about his new film Henry's Crime; the star of Silent Witness, actress Emilia Fox; comedian and satirist Marcus Brigstocke; and singer Imelda May performing her new single Inside Out.


12. Matt Le Blanc, Mary Portas, Donald Sutherland, David Mitchell

First broadcast: Friday 14th January 2011

Graham Norton is joined by actor Matt LeBlanc, retail guru Mary Portas, Hollywood legend Donald Sutherland and comedian David Mitchell.

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13. Vince Vaughn, Sarah Millican, Diddy

First broadcast: Friday 21st January 2011

Vince Vaughn talks about his new movie The Dilemma, and hot comic Sarah Millican is also on the sofa. Plus actor, designer and music superstar Diddy chats and performs live in the studio.


14. Kate Hudson, Russell Kane, Tinie Tempah

First broadcast: Friday 28th January 2011

Hollywood star Kate Hudson talks about her new film A Little Bit Of Heaven; Edinburgh award winner Russell Kane drops by; and there is music from multi-Brits-nominated Tinie Tempah.

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15. Helen Mirren, Emily Blunt, Ed Byrne, The Wanted

First broadcast: Friday 4th February 2011

Graham is joined by Dame Helen Mirren, talking about her new film Brighton Rock; The Devil Wears Prada actress Emily Blunt; top comedian Ed Byrne; and The Wanted, who perform in the studio.

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16. Sigourney Weaver, Brian Cox, Sandi Toksvig

First broadcast: Friday 11th February 2011

Graham is joined by Hollywood star Sigourney Weaver, who talks about her new film Paul, TV's favourite physicist, Professor Brian Cox, and comedienne Sandi Toksvig. There's also music from US pop sensation Sugarland.

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17. Ashton Kutcher, Heston Blumenthal, Greg Davies

First broadcast: Friday 18th February 2011

Graham is joined by Hollywood star and Mr Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher; gastro-scientist/chef Heston Blumenthal; comedian and Inbetweeners star Greg Davies; and there is music from Hurts.


18. Matthew Fox, Diane Kruger, Jessie J

First broadcast: Friday 25th February 2011

Graham is joined by handsome Lost star Matthew Fox; Hollywood actress Diane Kruger; and Jessie J, winner of the Critics' Choice Award at the Brits.

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19. Stanley Tucci, Jimmy Carr, Miriam Margolyes, Bruno Mars

First broadcast: Friday 4th March 2011

Graham is joined by Oscar-nominated actor Stanley Tucci; Jimmy Carr; Harry Potter actress Miriam Margolyes; and multi-Grammy nominated Bruno Mars.

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20. Liam Neeson, Bradley Cooper, Jo Brand, Stephen Merchant, Blue

First broadcast: Friday 11th March 2011

Graham Norton is joined by Hollywood great Liam Neeson, Hangover star Bradley Cooper, comedian Stephen Merchant, actress and writer Jo Brand and pop band Blue.

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