Mock The Week. Image shows from L to R: Hugh Dennis, Dara O Briain
Mock The Week

Mock The Week

  • TV panel show
  • BBC Two
  • 2005 - 2022
  • 212 episodes (21 series)

Topical panel show taking a satirical look at the week's news. Hosted by Dara O Briain with regular player Hugh Dennis. Also features Andy Parsons, Frankie Boyle, Russell Howard, Rory Bremner and Chris Addison

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Series 17, Episode 7

Mock The Week. Image shows from L to R: Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Hugh Dennis, Dara O Briain, Tiffany Stevenson, Rhys James, Ed Gamble. Copyright: Angst Productions
Dara O Briain and Hugh Dennis look back on another eventful week around the world with the help of guests Angela Barnes, Ed Gamble, Rhys James, Nish Kumar and Tiff Stevenson.

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Broadcast details

Date
Friday 7th September 2018
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Two
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 9th September 2018 10:00pm BBC2
Tuesday 15th January 2019 10:00pm BBC2
Tuesday 19th February 2019 10:00pm BBC2
Monday 15th July 2019 11:00pm Dave
Tuesday 16th July 2019 2:10am Dave
Thursday 26th September 2019 1:00am Dave
Saturday 11th January 2020 12:20am Dave
Saturday 11th January 2020 3:05am Dave
Saturday 11th January 2020 10:00pm Dave
Monday 6th April 2020 12:00am Dave
Monday 6th April 2020 2:45am Dave
Monday 20th July 2020 12:00am Dave
Monday 20th July 2020 10:15pm BBC2
Wednesday 16th September 2020 12:20am Dave
Wednesday 23rd June 2021 11:20pm Dave
Monday 22nd November 2021 11:20pm Dave
Friday 28th January 2022 12:00am Dave
Sunday 12th June 2022 2:25am Dave
Sunday 12th June 2022 10:00pm Dave
Friday 23rd September 2022 12:00am Dave
Friday 23rd September 2022 3:25am Dave
Friday 2nd December 2022 12:40am Dave
Friday 21st July 2023 1:00am Dave
Saturday 21st October 2023 12:00am Dave
Monday 4th December 2023 12:40am Dave
Sunday 28th January 2024 10:40pm Dave

Cast & crew

Cast
Dara O Briain Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Angela Barnes Guest
Tiffany Stevenson Guest
Ed Gamble Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Rhys James Guest
Writing team
Simon Bullivant Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Punt Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Geraldine Dowd Director
Dan Patterson Series Producer
Mark Leveson Producer
Ewan Phillips Producer
Chris Young Producer
Jed Leventhall Executive Producer
Chloe Nicholas Associate Producer
Laura Winser Associate Producer
Sarah McHarry Line Producer
Mykola Pawluk Editor
Richard Halladay (as Richard Halladey) Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Karen Jackson Costume Designer
Suzie Narden Make-up Designer
Will Charles Lighting Designer
Pinki Chambers Commissioning Editor

Videos

Rejected exam questions

It's lucky this lot aren't writing the questions for exams.

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Angela Barnes, Tiffany Stevenson, Ed Gamble, Nish Kumar & Rhys James.

Unlikely lines from kids' films & TV shows

Do you think CBBC would be interested in any of these ideas?

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Angela Barnes, Tiffany Stevenson, Ed Gamble, Nish Kumar & Rhys James.

Press

Dara O Briain resumes his role as referee in the news-based bunfight that continues to make us laugh. Hugh Dennis and this week's panellists Angela Barnes, Ed Gamble, Rhys James, Nish Kumar and Tiff Stevenson review what will surely prove to be another eventful week.

Mike Bradley, The Guardian, 7th September 2018

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