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. 553 episodes (62 series), 1990 - 2021. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

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Series 56, Episode 1

Ian and Paul return for another look at the headlines. Alexander Armstrong hosts, with guests Naga Munchetty and Josh Widdicombe.


The teams drew, 7 points each.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th October 2018
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Alexander Armstrong Host / Presenter
Josh Widdicombe Guest
Naga Munchetty Guest
Writing team
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Alan Connor Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Danny Carr Series Producer
Mike Rayment Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer


May's Dancing Saga Continues

Ian's team talk the tory conference and the Theresa May dance...

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Alexander Armstrong, Naga Munchetty.

Gay spies

Ian & Paul's teams discuss the relationship between Russia and the UK...

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Alexander Armstrong, Josh Widdicombe, Naga Munchetty.


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