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 - 2021
  • 553 episodes (62 series)

Long-running topical panel game with a strong political slant, featuring team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Also features Angus Deayton.

Episode menu

Series 52, Episode 8

Have I Got News For You. Tom Hollander
Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined by guest host Tom Hollander and guest panellists including Hal Cruttenden.

Preview clips

Notes

Paul and Suzanne won, 8 points to 6.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 2nd December 2016
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 5th December 2016 11:15pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Tuesday 6th December 2016 12:45am
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Sunday 1st October 2017 9:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 2nd October 2017 1:00am
60 minute version
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Tuesday 13th March 2018 12:15am BBC1
Wednesday 27th March 2019 12:00am
60 minute version
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Wednesday 24th April 2019 12:00am
60 minute version
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Wednesday 8th May 2019 2:45am
45 minute version
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Friday 10th May 2019 12:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 9th June 2019 9:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 10th June 2019 1:00am
70 minute version
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Saturday 16th May 2020 12:40am
60 minute version
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Wednesday 1st July 2020 12:20am
60 minute version
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Tuesday 27th October 2020 12:20am
60 minute version
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Sunday 27th December 2020 12:20am
60 minute version
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Thursday 12th August 2021 12:40am
60 minute version
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Thursday 7th October 2021 12:40am
65 minute version
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Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Tom Hollander Host / Presenter
Hal Cruttenden Guest
Suzanne Evans Guest
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Karl Minns Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Lissa Evans Director
Mark Barrett Series Producer
Ed Ryland Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Jon Ellis Editor
Rich Ellis (as Richard Ellis) Editor
Madhavan Raman Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
Karen Jackson Costume Designer
Peter Raby Lighting Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer

Video

Having the Brexit cake and eating it

The panellists discuss Boris Johnson's ever changing view on freedom of movement and Britain's access to the single market.

Featuring: Ian Hislop & Paul Merton.

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