John Bishop's Only Joking. John Bishop.

John Bishop's Only Joking

Sky One stand-up series. 10 episodes (1 series) in 2013. Stars John Bishop.

Series 1, Episode 8

John Bishop continues to lasso laughs, ably joined by comics Andrew Lawrence and Tom O'Connor, and a merry-go-round of familiar faces, including singer Michael Ball and socialite/one-time 'it girl' Tara Palmer-Tomkinson.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st March 2013
Sky One
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
John Bishop Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jason Manford Guest
Stewart Francis Guest
Hal Cruttenden Guest
Tiffany Stevenson Guest
Jason Byrne Guest
Andrew Lawrence Guest
Rob Rouse Guest
Gregg Wallace Guest
Natalie Cassidy Guest
Tom O'Connor Guest
Mick Ferry Guest
Dan Nightingale Guest
Melanie Hill Guest
Les Dennis Guest
Michael Ball Guest
Tara Palmer-Tomkinson Guest
Angela Griffin Guest
Bobby Davro Guest
Joe Pasquale Guest
Stacey Solomon Guest
Caroline Flack Guest
Joanna Page Guest
Writing team
John Bishop Writer
Alistair Griggs Writer (Additional Material)
David Scott Writer (Additional Material)
Ali Crockatt Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Dawson (as Dawson Bros.) Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Dawson (as Dawson Bros.) Writer (Additional Material)
Tim Inman (as Dawson Bros.) Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Gavin O'Grady Director
Jonno Richards Series Producer
Lisa Thomas Executive Producer
Jim Reid Executive Producer
Alan Marke Executive Producer
Phil Edgar-Jones Executive Producer

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