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 65, Episode 1

Have I Got News For You. Charlie Brooker. Credit: BBC, Hat Trick Productions
Charlie Brooker hosts the opening episode of Series 65, with panellists Miles Jupp and journalist Charlotte Ivers joining Ian Hislop and Paul Merton.


Paul and Miles won, 8 points to 2.

Broadcast details

Friday 14th April 2023
30 minutes
  • Thursday 13th April 2023, 19:10 at Riverside Studios


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 17th April 2023 10:40pm
45 minute version
Tuesday 18th April 2023 12:25am
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Sunday 7th January 2024 9:00pm
60 minute version

Cast & crew

Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Charlie Brooker Host / Presenter
Miles Jupp Guest
Charlotte Ivers Guest
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Monica Long Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Rayment Writer (Additional Material)
Emerald Paston Writer (Additional Material)
Iain Coyle Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Abigail Dankwa Director
Jo Bunting Series Producer
Jack Harris Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Katie Taylor Executive Producer
Jon Ellis Editor
Daniel Keevil Editor
Matt Roberts Editor
Dan Isitt Editor
Kirsty Robertson Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
Karen Jackson Costume Designer
Peter Raby Lighting Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer
Phil Hewson Graphics
David Ward Graphics


Episode 65.1 preview

The panel, with guest host Charlie Brooker, discuss the arrest of Peter Murrell in Scotland.

Featuring: Charlie Brooker, Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Miles Jupp & Charlotte Ivers.

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