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. 505 episodes (57 series), 1990 - 2019. Stars Angus Deayton, Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.

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Series 49, Episode 6 is repeated on Dave on Friday at 1am.

Series 57, Episode 9

Richard Ayoade guest presents the final episode of the 57th series. He is joined by TV presenter Richard Osman and comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean, who will appear as guest panellists alongside Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.


Paul and Richard won, 8 points to 5.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC iPlayer

Friday 31st May 2019
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Ian Hislop Team Captain
    Paul Merton Team Captain
    Guest cast
    Richard Ayoade Host / Presenter
    Richard Osman Guest
    Kiri Pritchard-McLean Guest
    Writing team
    Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
    Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
    Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
    Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
    Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
    Alan Connor Writer (Additional Material)
    Dan Bowman Writer (Additional Material)
    Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
    Jane McCutcheon Writer (Additional Material)
    Vivienne Riddoch Writer (Additional Material)
    Simeon Courtie Writer (Additional Material)
    Sara Gibbs Writer (Additional Material)
    Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
    Alison Spittle Writer (Additional Material)
    Edward Tew Writer (Additional Material)
    Zoƫ Tomalin Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Simon Brook Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
    Mikki Rain Production Designer
    Todd Dalton Editor
    Rich Ellis (as Richard Ellis) Editor
    Hugo Keating Production Designer
    Laura Saimre Editor
    Paul Wheeler Director
    Jo Bunting Series Producer
    Mike Rayment Producer
    Richard Wilson Executive Producer
    Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
    George Webley (as Big George) Composer


    The last show in a riotous run finds Richard Ayoade in charge as regular team leaders Ian Hislop and Paul Merton and their guests, Pointless presenter and producer Richard Osman and the comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean, lampoon the week's events and muse on the spectacle of the Tory leadership race.

    Mike Bradley, The Guardian, 31st May 2019

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