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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 8, Episode 3 is repeated on Comedy Central 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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