Have I Got News For You. Image shows left to right: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton. Credit: Matt Crockett
Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1990 - 2024
  • 590 episodes (66 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 44, Episode 5

Have I Got News For You. Damian Lewis. Copyright: BBC / Hat Trick Productions
Damian Lewis hosts, with guest panellists Nigel Farage MEP and Harry Shearer.

Preview clips

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 9th November 2012
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 14th November 2012 10:45pm
40 minute version
BBC1
Wednesday 14th November 2012 11:25pm BBC1 Wales
Thursday 15th November 2012 12:15am BBC1 Scot
Friday 9th August 2013 10:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Saturday 10th August 2013 1:40am
50 minute version
Dave
Saturday 28th September 2013 8:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 20th December 2013 10:00pm
55 minute version
Dave
Saturday 21st December 2013 1:55am
40 minute version
Dave
Thursday 27th February 2014 10:00pm
55 minute version
Dave
Friday 28th February 2014 1:30am
45 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 17th June 2014 11:00pm
55 minute version
Dave
Wednesday 8th October 2014 11:40pm
55 minute version
Dave
Monday 22nd June 2015 11:05pm BBC1
Monday 22nd June 2015 11:50pm BBC1 Wales
Tuesday 23rd June 2015 12:05am BBC1 Scot

Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Damian Lewis Host / Presenter
Nigel Farage Guest
Harry Shearer Guest
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John L Spencer Director
Nick Martin Producer
Ben Wicks 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

Video

The US Election

The Panel discuss the US election result.

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Nigel Farage, Damian Lewis & Harry Shearer.

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