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 - 2022
  • 562 episodes (63 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 42, Episode 5

David Mitchell hosts the topical comedy quiz. Roisin Conaty and Andy Hamilton are the guests joining Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th November 2011
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 13th November 2011 10:25pm
45 minute version
Monday 6th August 2012 10:00pm
60 minute version
Tuesday 7th August 2012 1:45am
45 minute version
Sunday 25th November 2012 9:00pm Dave
Friday 21st December 2012 3:20pm Dave
Sunday 13th January 2013 1:40pm Dave
Sunday 13th January 2013 5:40pm Dave
Sunday 24th March 2013 8:40pm Dave
Saturday 1st June 2013 10:15pm Dave
Sunday 4th August 2013 10:00pm Dave
Sunday 10th November 2013 9:20pm Dave
Sunday 5th January 2014 10:00pm Dave
Sunday 9th March 2014 11:40am Dave
Sunday 9th March 2014 6:40pm Dave
Wednesday 17th September 2014 11:30pm Dave
Thursday 18th September 2014 2:30am Dave
Tuesday 23rd December 2014 9:40pm Dave
Sunday 21st June 2015 12:00am Dave

Cast & crew

Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
David Mitchell Host / Presenter
Andy Hamilton Guest
Roisin Conaty Guest
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Lissa Evans Director
Nick Martin Producer
Mark Barrett Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Jon Ellis Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer

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