Hypothetical. Image shows from L to R: James Acaster, Josh Widdicombe. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.


Dave panel show about ridiculous scenarios. 24 episodes (3 series), 2019 - 2021. Stars Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster.

Series 3, Episode 1 is repeated tomorrow at 11pm.

Hypothetical. Image shows from L to R: James Acaster, Dara O Briain, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Suzi Ruffell, Josh Widdicombe, Nish Kumar. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Series 1, Episode 5

Broadcast details

Wednesday 6th March 2019
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Josh Widdicombe Host / Presenter
James Acaster Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Nish Kumar Guest
Dara O Briain Guest
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Guest
Suzi Ruffell Guest
Alison Hammond Self
Writing team
Tom Craine Writer
Matthew Crosby Writer
Freya Parker Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Parry Writer (Additional Material)
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Neenan Writer (Additional Material)
Henry Paker Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John L Spencer Director
Sophie Le Good Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer
Stu Mather Executive Producer
Josh Widdicombe Executive Producer


Suzi Ruffell wears boxing gloves to funeral

Suzi Ruffell must demonstrate what it would be like to wear boxing gloves to a funeral.

Featuring: Josh Widdicombe, James Acaster, Suzi Ruffell.

Nish Kumar must steal an olive

Nish Kumar is set a hypothetical challenge of stealing an olive from 24 different Nandos and he wows with his knowledge of all the London locations.

Featuring: Josh Widdicombe, James Acaster, Nish Kumar.


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