Have I Got News For You. Image shows from L to R: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton
Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1990 - 2021
  • 553 episodes (62 series)

Long-running topical panel game with a strong political slant, featuring team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Also features Angus Deayton.

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Series 16, Episode 1

With John Simpson on Ian's side and Magnus Magnusson on Paul's.

Further details

Paul and Magnús are the winners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 23rd October 1998
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Angus Deayton Host / Presenter
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
John Simpson Guest
Magnus Magnusson Guest
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Jimmy Mulville Series Producer
Colin Swash Producer

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