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


Dave panel show about ridiculous scenarios. 8 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster.

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
    Tom Neenan Writer (Additional Material)
    Henry Paker Writer (Additional Material)
    Freya Parker Writer (Additional Material)
    Tom Parry Writer (Additional Material)
    Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) 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
    Danny Carr Edit Producer
    Pascal Emmenegger Editor
    Ben Telford Production Designer
    Dominic Tolfts Production Designer
    Lorna Gillieron Costume Designer
    Coco Gerrard-Morgan Costume Designer
    Samantha White Make-up Designer
    Alice Bond Make-up Designer
    Sophie Shoob Make-up Designer
    Chris Kempton Lighting Designer
    Sanjiv Sen Composer
    Dave Whyte Graphics


    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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