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

Have I Got News For You

BBC One and BBC Two panel show about the news. 505 episodes (57 series), 1990 - 2019. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

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Series 36, Episode 5

Have I Got News For You. Jack Dee. Copyright: BBC / Hat Trick Productions.
Jack Dee acts as host, with Miranda Hart on Ian's side and Quentin Letts with guest team captain Frank Skinner, who replaces Paul Merton is ill with a kidney infection.


Paul did not appear in this episode because of a kidney infection. It was Merton's first sick day off from the show ever.

Ian and Miranda are the winners.

Broadcast details

Friday 21st November 2008
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ian Hislop Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Jack Dee Host / Presenter
    Frank Skinner Team Captain
    Quentin Letts Guest
    Miranda Hart Guest
    Writing team
    Mark Burton Writer (Additional Material)
    Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
    Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
    Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
    Dave Cohen Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Paul Powell Writer (Additional Material)
    Jack Dee Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    John L Spencer Director
    Nick Martin Producer
    Jo Bunting Producer
    Richard Wilson Executive Producer
    Simon Brook Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Mikki Rain Production Designer

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