Live At The Apollo. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.

Live At The Apollo

BBC Two and BBC One stand-up showcase series. 98 episodes (15 series), 2004 - 2019. Stars Jack Dee.

Series 11, Episode 3 is repeated today at 10pm.

Live At The Apollo. Jack Dee. Copyright: Open Mike Productions.

Live At The Apollo

Stand-up comedy performances from London's Hammersmith Apollo, by the biggest acts on the circuit

Genre
Stand-Up
Broadcast
2004 - 2019
Channels
BBC Two, BBC One
Episodes
98   (15 series), plus 4 highlights specials
Star
Jack Dee
Writer
Jack Dee
Director
Paul Wheeler
Producers
Alex Hardcastle, Anthony Caveney, Hazel Rose, Rose Hanson and Mia Cross

A plethora of top comedians perform their best stand-up to an audience of over 3,000 at the Hammersmith Apollo in London.

At the forefront of its genre, the roll-call of stand-ups who have performed in front of the famous Live At The Apollo lights plays out like a who's who of comedic royalty. Each episode sees a national (and sometimes international) stand-up both compering and performing, before introducing two of the best established and up-coming stand-ups to the stage.

The first two series, and the first episode of the third series, were hosted by Jack Dee and thus this show was originally titled Jack Dee Live At The Apollo.

Guest hosts for the more recent series have included Jo Brand, Kevin Bridges, Rob Brydon, Ed Byrne, Alan Carr, Jimmy Carr, Greg Davies, Omid Djalili, Micky Flanagan, Rhod Gilbert, Rich Hall, Lenny Henry, Russell Howard, Stephen K Amos, Sean Lock, Lee Mack, Jason Manford, Alistair McGowan, Michael McIntyre, Sarah Millican, Al Murray, Lee Nelson, Dara O'Briain, Andy Parsons, Joan Rivers and Jack Whitehall.

Production Details

Production company
Also known as
  • Jack Dee Live At The Apollo (Other official name)
  • LATA (Acronym)
  • Noel At The Apollo (Christmas title)
  • All Girls Live At The Apollo (2018 highlights specials)
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 6th September 2004 on BBC One at 10:35pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 17th December 2019 on BBC Two at 10pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 11 Episode 3: Today at 10pm on BBC2
  2. Series 14 Episode 3: Tomorrow at 9pm on Dave
  3. Series 14 Episode 3: Saturday at 2:25am on Dave
  4. Series 8 Episode 1: Sunday at 11pm on Dave
  5. Series 11 Episode 4: Thursday 4th June at 10pm on BBC2
  6. Series 14 Episode 4: Friday 5th June at 9pm on Dave
  7. Series 14 Episode 4: Saturday 6th June at 2:25am on Dave
  8. Series 9 Episode 1: Sunday 7th June at 11pm on Dave
  9. All Girls Live At The Apollo Episode 1: Monday 8th June at 9pm on Dave
  10. All Girls Live At The Apollo Episode 1: Tuesday 9th June at 2:15am on DaveShow all repeats
  11. All Girls Live At The Apollo Episode 2: Tuesday 9th June at 9pm on Dave
  12. All Girls Live At The Apollo Episode 2: Wednesday 10th June at 2:15am on Dave
  13. Series 8 Episode 1: Wednesday 10th June at 9pm on Dave
  14. Series 8 Episode 1: Thursday 11th June at 2am on Dave
  15. Series 8 Episode 2: Thursday 11th June at 9pm on Dave
  16. Series 8 Episode 2: Friday 12th June at 2:15am on Dave
  17. Series 14 Episode 5: Friday 12th June at 9pm on Dave
  18. Series 14 Episode 5: Saturday 13th June at 2:15am on Dave

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