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


  • TV panel show
  • Dave
  • 2019 - 2022
  • 32 episodes (4 series)

Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster host a panel show testing two teams of comedians on their ability to deal with a series of ridiculous scenarios.

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Series 2, Episode 5

Hypothetical. Image shows from L to R: James Acaster, Josh Widdicombe. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions
Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster are joined by Nish Kumar, Jen Brister, Rob Beckett, Lou Sanders for this week's show.

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Broadcast details

Wednesday 4th March 2020
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th March 2020 10:00pm Dave
Tuesday 10th March 2020 11:00pm Dave
Wednesday 16th September 2020 10:00pm Dave
Monday 7th December 2020 10:00pm Dave
Tuesday 8th December 2020 2:50am Dave
Tuesday 15th June 2021 1:40am Dave
Monday 29th November 2021 3:00am Dave
Thursday 17th March 2022 12:00am Dave

Cast & crew

Josh Widdicombe Host / Presenter
James Acaster Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rob Beckett Guest
Lou Sanders Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Jen Brister Guest
Diane Louise Jordan Self
Cheryl Baker Self
Debbie McGee Self
Writing team
Tom Craine Writer
Matthew Crosby Writer
Henry Paker Writer
Ben Clark Writer (Additional Material)
Zoƫ Tomalin Script Editor
Victoria Cook Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
John L Spencer Director
Danny Carr Series Producer
Sophie Le Good Producer
Joe McVey Executive Producer
Stu Mather Executive Producer
Josh Widdicombe Executive Producer
Pascal Emmenegger Editor
Steve Andrews Editor
Stef Henley Editor
Ben Telford Production Designer
Dominic Tolfts Production Designer
Chris Kempton Lighting Designer
Sanjiv Sen Composer
Dave Whyte Graphics
Jake Dale Graphics


Lou Sanders' crazy kids show idea

Lou Sanders has a crazy idea for a kids TV show, that involves turning famous people in to animals, but the idea isn't quite thought-out yet...

Featuring: Josh Widdicombe, James Acaster & Lou Sanders.

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