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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 6, Episode 7 is repeated on CC Extra on Sunday at 3am.

Series 4, Episode 6

While it is impossible to know what news will feature in this totally topical show, smart money must be on the forthcoming royal wedding joining the many other major stories going under the Good News spotlight this week.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th April 2011
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Andy Zaltzman Self
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Dan Atkinson Writer
    Karl Minns Writer
    Steve Williams Writer
    Dale Shaw Writer (Additional Material)
    Mark Nelson Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton Director
    Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
    Mark Iddon Producer
    Sam Carlisle Producer
    David Howarth Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    James Taylor Executive Producer
    Sean Hancock Executive Producer
    Perry Widdowson Editor
    Rebecca Bowker Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer


    Russ getting his hair cut at Good News

    Russell Howard answering some questions whilst getting his hair cut at Good News show 6, series 4.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.

    It Took My Burger

    While we have had great weather in this country things have been very different in the USA. And one man in particular suffered a tragic loss in a recent tornado.

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    Featuring: Russell Howard.


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