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. 486 episodes (55 series), 1990 - 2018. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

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Have I Got News For You. Patrick Stewart.

Series 53, Episode 1

Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined by guest host Patrick Stewart, Richard Osman and Camilla Long in a new series of the long-running topical news quiz.

Further details

Patrick Stewart says: "A long awaited and anticipated moment in my career has arrived. I am to host the season opener of Have I Got News For You. I could not be more delighted."

Notes

Paul and Richard won, 4 points to 3.

Angela Eagle was originally billed to appear on this programme.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 21st April 2017
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ian Hislop Team Captain
    Paul Merton Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Patrick Stewart Host / Presenter
    Richard Osman Guest
    Camilla Long Guest
    Writing team
    Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
    Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
    Karl Minns Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Paul Wheeler Director
    Jo Bunting Series Producer
    Ed Ryland Producer
    Richard Wilson Executive Producer
    Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
    Simon Brook Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Todd Dalton Editor
    Rich Ellis (as Richard Ellis) Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Mikki Rain Production Designer
    George Webley (as Big George) Composer

    Video

    The snap election

    The programme chats about the fact there's going to be another election.

    Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Richard Osman, Camilla Long.

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