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Michael McIntyre's Big Show

BBC One variety show hosted by Michael McIntyre. 29 episodes (5 series), 2015 - 2020. Stars Michael McIntyre and Donna Preston.

Another series is in development.
Series 4, Christmas Special is repeated on Comedy Central on Monday 7th December at 9pm.

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Series 4, Episode 1

This week includes an amazing musical performance from Little Mix; Michael is in Merseyside for The Midnight Gameshow; This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby hands her phone over to Michael as she plays Send To All, and the return of Unexpected Star will see some of the most ambitious stunts to date.

Broadcast details

Saturday 17th November 2018
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Michael McIntyre Host / Presenter
Donna Preston Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Holly Willoughby Guest
Jade Thirlwall (as Little Mix) Guest
Jesy Nelson (as Little Mix) Guest
Leigh-Anne Pinnock (as Little Mix) Guest
Perrie Edwards (as Little Mix) Guest
Christine Bleakley Self
Nicole Appleton Self
Derek Acorah Self
Sonia Evans (as Sonia) Self
Lionel Blair Self
David Owen Self
Writing team
Henry Paker Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Simon Staffurth Director
Christian Fletcher Series Producer
Hannah Breheny Producer
James Ellender Producer
Sarah Johnston Producer
Juliet Redden Producer
Dan Baldwin Executive Producer
Rachel Ashdown Executive Producer
Claire Horton Executive Producer


Surprise prank goes wrong

David thinks he's come to London to buy a walking frame, but he's about to meet actor Lionel Blair. At this point the prank goes wrong.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Lionel Blair, David Owen, Donna Preston.

Midnight Gameshow with primary school teacher Jane

Michael wakes up the unsuspecting Jane in the dead of night to play the jaw-dropping Midnight Gameshow.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Derek Acorah, Sonia.

Holly Willoughby plays Send To All

Holly Willoughby hands over her phone in Send to All, as Michael gets to work rifling through her photos, and sending an embarrassing text to her contacts!

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Holly Willoughby, Christine Bleakley, Nicole Appleton.


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