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Russell Howard's Good News

BBC Two and BBC Three stand-up hosted by Russell Howard. 97 episodes (10 series), 2009 - 2015. Stars Russell Howard.

Series 7, Episode 8 is repeated on CC Extra tomorrow at 1am.

Series 10, Episode 3

Russell looks at new scientific findings that link bacon to cancer, the proposed tax credit cuts and a campaign to explain consent using tea.

Broadcast details

Thursday 5th November 2015
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Philippe Petit Guest
    Penny Dussek Self
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Steve Williams Writer
    Steve Hall Writer
    Marc Blakewill Writer (Additional Material)
    James Harris Writer (Additional Material)
    Dale Shaw Writer (Additional Material)
    Lloyd Langford Writer (Additional Material)
    Andy Zaltzman Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton Director
    Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
    Dan Atkinson Producer
    Jason Dawson Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    James Taylor Executive Producer
    Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
    Perry Widdowson Editor
    Duncan O'Neill Editor
    Duncan Hart Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer


    Cutting tax credit and taxing tampons is bullshit

    Russell gives his view on the proposed tax credit cuts and looks at items that are considered essential over tampons.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.

    Christmas in November?

    Russell looks at a shopper's reaction to Christmas decorations in November.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.

    Russell's interview with Philippe Petit

    High-wire artist Philippe Petit talks to Russell about being a natural born rebel.

    Featuring: Russell Howard, Philippe Petit.


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