Never Mind The Buzzcocks. Image shows from L to R: Noel Fielding, Greg Davies, Daisy May Cooper, Jamali Maddix
Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Never Mind The Buzzcocks

  • TV panel show
  • Sky Max / BBC Two
  • 1996 - 2023
  • 300 episodes (31 series)

Panel game based on the world of rock and pop music, featuring comedians and musicians. Stars Mark Lamarr, Simon Amstell, Rhod Gilbert, Greg Davies, Phill Jupitus and more.

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Series 22, Episode 5

With guest team captain James Corden. The guests are singer Gabriella Cilmi, Germaine Greer, comedian Glenn Wool and James Allan from Glasvegas.


This week's episode was originally due to be the one with Russell Brand as team captain, however due to 'Sachsgate' dominating the media on the Wednesday, the order of episodes was changed so this episode was shown instead. The Russell Brand episode was eventually broadcast in 2011 (listing).

At the end of the show, Phill's team have 8 points and James's team have 7 points.

Broadcast details

Thursday 30th October 2008
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Thursday 22nd April 2010 10:00pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Simon Amstell Host / Presenter
Phill Jupitus Team Captain
Guest cast
James Corden Team Captain
Gabriella Cilmi Guest
Germaine Greer Guest
Glenn Wool Guest
James Allan Guest
Steve McNally Self
Andrew Montgomery Self
Writing team
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Martin Trenaman Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Arnab Chanda Writer (Additional Material)
Phil Kerr Writer (Additional Material)
Lloyd Langford Writer (Additional Material)
Adam Copeland Script Editor
Production team
Ian Lorimer Director
Stu Mather Producer
Jim Pullin Executive Producer
Stuart Magowan Editor
Tim Ellison Editor
Ian Birchall Editor
Cath Pater-Lancucki Production Designer
Ravinder Takher Production Designer

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