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

Mock The Week

BBC Two panel show about the week's topical news. 182 episodes (19 series), 2005 - 2021. Stars Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Andy Parsons, Frankie Boyle and others.

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With guest stand-ups Stewart Francis and Zoe Lyons.

Further details

If This Is The Answer...

50% - How many women should be in the Labour cabinet.


Labour government and Lord Mandelson.


Hugh provides a voiceover of footage of the Royal Family.


Finance - Andy Parsons
Sarah Palin - Zoe Lyons
Men's Health - Russell Howard
School - Stewart Francis



Scenes We'd Like To See

Unlikely Lines From A Thriller

Bad Things To Say At A Wedding

Broadcast details

Thursday 6th August 2009
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Dara O Briain Host / Presenter
Hugh Dennis Regular Panellist
Andy Parsons Regular Panellist
Frankie Boyle Regular Panellist
Russell Howard Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Zoe Lyons Guest
Stewart Francis Guest
Writing team
Simon Bullivant Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow 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
Ruth Wallace Producer
Jed Leventhall Executive Producer


Unlikely Lines From A Thriller

The team present lines that you probably won't hear in the next James Bond film.

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Andy Parsons, Zoe Lyons, Stewart Francis, Frankie Boyle, Russell Howard.

Bad Things to Say at a Wedding

Things you might want to avoid if you are the best man.

Featuring: Dara O Briain, Hugh Dennis, Andy Parsons, Zoe Lyons, Stewart Francis, Frankie Boyle, Russell Howard.


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