Never Mind The Buzzcocks.

Never Mind The Buzzcocks

BBC Two panel show about music. 284 episodes (28 series), 1996 - 2015. Stars Mark Lamarr, Simon Amstell, Rhod Gilbert, Phill Jupitus and others.

Series 22, Episode 12

Never Mind The Buzzcocks. Image shows from L to R: Simon Amstell, Phill Jupitus. Copyright: TalkbackThames / BBC.
Host Simon Amstell is joined by regular team captain Phill Jupitus, and special guest team captain Russell Brand. Guests include Rachel Stevens, Sway and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall.


This episode was originally scheduled to be broadcast on the 30th October 2008 as the fifth in the series, but was pulled due to the 'Sachsgate' scandal involving guest Russell Brand. It eventually aired in 2011.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 19th January 2011
30 minutes


Russell Brand & Rachel Stevens Do the Intros Round

Russell Brand and Rachel Stevens perform their version of Linkin Park's 'Numb' for Greg Davies, with some very interesting dance moves!

Featuring: Simon Amstell, Greg Davies, Phill Jupitus.


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