Have I Got News For You. Image shows left to right: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton. Credit: Matt Crockett
Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1990 - 2024
  • 590 episodes (66 series)

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

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Series 60, Episode 9

Have I Got News For You. Alexander Armstrong
Alexander Armstrong hosts, with comedian Phil Wang and mathematician and author Dr Hannah Fry as the guests.

Notes

Half of the 'studio' audience for this episode were watching from a nearby cinema due to social distancing measures, but only had an audio link until almost the end of the programme.

Paul and Hannah won, 6 points to 4.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th December 2020
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes
Recorded
  • Thursday 3rd December 2020, 19:00 at Riverside Studios

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 7th December 2020 11:40pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Monday 7th December 2020 11:55pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Monday 16th August 2021 11:00pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Sunday 10th October 2021 9:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 11th October 2021 1:00am
60 minute version
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Sunday 20th March 2022 12:00am
60 minute version
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Monday 16th May 2022 9:00pm
60 minute version
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Tuesday 17th May 2022 2:40am
80 minute version
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Sunday 20th November 2022 11:40pm
60 minute version
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Sunday 12th February 2023 12:00am
60 minute version
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Tuesday 18th April 2023 9:00pm
60 minute version
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Wednesday 19th April 2023 1:25am
55 minute version
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Tuesday 14th November 2023 1:00am
60 minute version
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Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Alexander Armstrong Host / Presenter
Phil Wang Guest
Hannah Fry (as Dr Hannah Fry) Guest
Writing team
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Skelton Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
Edward Tew Writer (Additional Material)
Zoƫ Tomalin Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Danny Carr Series Producer
Mike Rayment Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Jon Ellis Editor
Nick Pratt Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
Hugo Keating Production Designer
Karen Jackson Costume Designer
Peter Raby Lighting Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer
Phil Hewson Graphics
David Ward Graphics

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