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. 515 episodes (58 series), 1990 - 2019. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

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Series 40 - Highlights Special

Have I Got News For You. Image shows from L to R: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton. Copyright: BBC / Hat Trick Productions.
In this special edition we have a look back at 2010, a year which saw the fall of Gordon Brown, a Con-Dem Coalition, the raise of the Tea Party Movement, and Hislop and Merton satirising it all.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th December 2010
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ian Hislop Team Captain
    Paul Merton Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Jeremy Clarkson Host / Presenter
    Martin Clunes Host / Presenter
    Alexander Armstrong Host / Presenter
    Bruce Forsyth Host / Presenter
    Damian Lewis Host / Presenter
    Jo Brand Host / Presenter
    Lee Mack Host / Presenter
    Frank Skinner Host / Presenter
    Miranda Hart Host / Presenter
    Robert Webb Host / Presenter
    John Prescott Host / Presenter
    Benedict Cumberbatch Host / Presenter
    Chris Addison Host / Presenter
    John Bishop Host / Presenter
    Ken Livingstone (as Ken Livingstone MP) Guest
    Clive Anderson Guest
    Janet Street-Porter Guest
    Lembit Öpik Guest
    Penny Smith Guest
    Nick Robinson Guest
    Marcus Brigstocke Guest
    Clare Balding Guest
    Julia Hartley-Brewer Guest
    Chris Addison Guest
    Armando Iannucci Guest
    Andy Hamilton Guest
    Reginald D Hunter Guest
    Charlie Higson Guest
    Jon Richardson Guest
    Kevin Bridges Guest
    Victoria Coren Mitchell (as Victoria Coren) Guest
    Richard Herring Guest
    David Threlfall Guest
    Robert Peston Guest
    John Bishop Guest
    James Blunt Guest
    Greg Davies Guest
    Sally Bercow Guest
    Writing team
    Mark Burton Writer (Additional Material)
    Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
    Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
    Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
    Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
    Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
    Dave Cohen Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
    Paul Powell Writer (Additional Material)
    Will Ing Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Paul Wheeler Director
    Lissa Evans Director
    Nick Martin Producer
    Jo Bunting Producer
    Mark Barrett Producer
    Richard Wilson Executive Producer
    Jonathan Harvey Producer
    Simon Brook Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Mikki Rain Production Designer

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