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.

Hypothetical. Image shows from L to R: Jamali Maddix, James Acaster, Laura Lexx, Rosie Jones, Josh Widdicombe, Joe Lycett. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Series 2, Episode 8

Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster return with ridiculous hypothetical scenarios for Jamali Maddix, Laura Lexx, Rosie Jones and Joe Lycett.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 25th March 2020
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Josh Widdicombe Host / Presenter
James Acaster Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Rosie Jones Guest
Laura Lexx Guest
Joe Lycett Guest
Jamali Maddix Guest
Jamie Laing Self
Kriss Akabusi Self
Debbie McGee Self
Gyles Brandreth Self
The Harry Brunt Quartet Band
Writing team
Tom Craine Writer
Matthew Crosby Writer
Henry Paker Writer
Freya Parker Writer (Additional Material)
Tom Parry Writer (Additional Material)
Ben Clark Writer (Additional Material)
George Lewis 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


Joe Lycett plays trombone with a jazz band

What instrument would Joe Lycett choose to play if he had to front a jazz band and get away with it?

Featuring: Josh Widdicombe, James Acaster, Joe Lycett, The Harry Brunt Quartet.


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