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 6

Hypothetical. Image shows from L to R: Stephen Mangan, James Acaster, Tessa Coates, Shaparak Khorsandi, Charlie Brooker, Josh Widdicombe. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions

Broadcast details

Wednesday 11th March 2020
60 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 14th March 2020 9:00pm Dave
Tuesday 17th March 2020 11:00pm Dave
Monday 25th May 2020 10:00pm Dave
Thursday 1st October 2020 3:05am Dave
Monday 14th December 2020 10:00pm Dave
Tuesday 15th December 2020 2:50am Dave
Tuesday 15th June 2021 2:30am Dave
Saturday 25th September 2021 11:00pm Dave
Tuesday 30th November 2021 3:00am Dave
Friday 18th March 2022 12:00am Dave

Cast & crew

Josh Widdicombe Host / Presenter
James Acaster Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Charlie Brooker Guest
Tessa Coates Guest
Shaparak Khorsandi (as Shappi Khorsandi) Guest
Stephen Mangan Guest
Mark Berry (as Bez) Self
Cheryl Baker Self
Writing team
Tom Craine Writer
Matthew Crosby Writer
Henry Paker Writer
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer (Additional Material)
Ben Clark Writer (Additional Material)
Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Campbell Writer (Additional Material)
Zoƫ Tomalin Script Editor
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

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