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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 10 is repeated on CC Extra on Tuesday at 1am.

Series 2, Episode 4

Russell turn news junkie once again as he puts his spin on the week's headlines. The mystery guest is the human spider man.


Russell Howard's Good News Extra was not broadcast this week. It was billed to be shown at 22:50 on Saturday, but the episode was moved to 9pm at the last minute and only the standard length episode was shown.

Broadcast details

Thursday 15th April 2010
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Dan Atkinson Writer
    Karl Minns Writer
    Steve Williams Writer
    John Camm Writer (Additional Material)
    Will Maclean Writer (Additional Material)
    Dale Shaw Writer (Additional Material)
    Jamie Willcocks Writer (Additional Material)
    Alistair Griggs Writer (Additional Material)
    Sam Thomas Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton Director
    Craig Young Director
    Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
    Mark Iddon Producer
    Sam Carlisle Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    James Taylor Executive Producer
    Karl Warner Executive Producer
    Perry Widdowson Editor
    Rebecca Bowker Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer

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