Michael McIntyre's Big Show. Michael McIntyre. Copyright: Hungry McBear.

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, Episode 2 is repeated on Comedy Central on Friday at 8pm.

Michael McIntyre's Big Show. Image shows from L to R: Michael Bublé, Michael McIntyre. Copyright: Hungry McBear.

Series 4, Episode 3

Michael is joined by singing superstars Michael Buble and chart topper Rita Ora. Husband and wife presenters Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford take part in a double Send To All, Michael's in Essex for The Midnight Gameshow. Plus there'll be another amazing performance from The Unexpected Star.

Broadcast details

Saturday 1st December 2018
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Michael McIntyre Host / Presenter
Donna Preston Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Michael Bublé Guest
Rita Ora Guest
Eamonn Holmes Self
Ruth Langsford Self
Joey Essex Self
Wayne Sleep Self
Davide Sorrentino 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


Outtake: Michael McIntyre and Michael Bublé duet

In this bit of the show not broadcast on TV, Michael McIntyre and Michael Bublé duet to When You're Smiling.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Michael Bublé.

Eamonn Holmes' bathroom secrets

Michael gets hold of two phones when celebrity couple Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford play Send To All. He sends a text to their contacts asking about their most annoying habits.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Eamonn Holmes, Ruth Langsford.

Singing hairdresser stunned by ID parade prank

Hairdresser Davide thinks he is taking part in an identity parade but gets the ultimate surprise when he becomes the Unexpected Star of the Show. He later performs Nessun Dorma.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Davide Sorrentino, Donna Preston.

Joey Essex 'helps' Michael McIntyre on the Midnight Gameshow

Michael sneaks into Keeley's house to surprise her on the Midnight Gameshow. Joey Essex also joins in the fun and does his best impression of milking a cow.

Featuring: Michael McIntyre, Joey Essex, Wayne Sleep.


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