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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, Highlights Special is repeated on CC Extra tomorrow at 1am.

Series 6, Episode 1

Russell Howard is back. A drunk man tries to surf, and a look at a dodgy horse drink. In the Mystery Guest segment Russell tries some break dancing. The Good News Extra comic is Doc Brown.


Russell's T-Shirt: Black top half, yellow front.

Broadcast details

Thursday 12th April 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Ben Bailey Smith (as Doc Brown) Self
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Karl Minns Writer
    Steve Williams Writer
    Dale Shaw Writer (Additional Material)
    Steve Hall Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton Director
    Mark Iddon Series Producer
    David Howarth Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    James Taylor Executive Producer
    Sean Hancock Executive Producer
    Robyn O'Brien Executive Producer
    Perry Widdowson Editor
    Rebecca Bowker Editor
    Joe Snell Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer


    Get Me a Pig and a Hammer...

    Russell looks at the latest health scare, red meat giving you cancer.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.


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