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


  • TV panel show
  • U&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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Joe Sutherland's identical twin

James Acaster meets Joe Sutherland's identical twin - a man with a hint of chicken in his accent and an unusual enthusiasm for Alabama's poultry.

Richard Ayoade's big yellow house share

Richard Ayoade talks about his haulage company housemates and how they wouldn't help with his Hypothetical mission to get Michelangelo's David back to Florence on Dolmio Day.

Harriet Kemsley Can't Stop Moving

James Acaster and Josh Widdicombe challenge Harriet Kemsley to live life like she's in the film Speed - including a moving trip to the opticians for an eye test at 2 miles per hour.

Sleepover with James Acaster and Tom Allen

James Acaster's having a sleepover and Tom Allen's his guest. Will they get a good rest or will Tom's miner's hat give James night terrors? Tuck yourself under your duvet and watch to find out.

Outtakes: What pandemic?

James Acaster and Josh Widdicombe don't mention Covid because everything is normal, why wouldn't it be? The desk's always been this long, probably. Nor are Sara Pascoe, Miles Jupp and Joe Wilkinson social distancing.

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