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. 543 episodes (61 series), 1990 - 2021. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

Series 58, Episode 4 is repeated on Dave today at 10pm.

Series 47, Episode 1

Chaired by Jennifer Saunders, Ian and Paul return to pick over the week's news. The guests are Sadiq Khan and Richard Osman.

Further details

Have I Got News For You. Jennifer Saunders. Copyright: BBC / Hat Trick Productions.

Talking about hosting, Jennifer Saunders says: "It's thrilling to have worked up the courage to take on Have I Got News For You and I shall pitch myself somewhere safely between Kirsty Young and Kathy Burke."

Broadcast details

Friday 4th April 2014
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Jennifer Saunders Host / Presenter
Richard Osman Guest
Sadiq Khan (as Sadiq Khan MP) 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)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
John-Luke Roberts Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Jo Bunting Series Producer
Ben Wicks Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Pinki Chambers Executive Producer


Ed Miliband's 'media person'

The panel discuss the job advert for Ed Miliband's new 'media person'.

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Richard Osman, Jennifer Saunders, Sadiq Khan MP.


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