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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 7, Episode 1

Russell's back for a new series, and on his radar this week are the iPhone 5, a man who shot himself in the buttocks during a film screening, and meets a sheep shearer in the Mystery Guest segment. The Good News Extra comic is Felicity Ward.


Russell's T-Shirt: Blue and red 'Tokyo' with hurdling man.

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th September 2012
BBC Three
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Felicity Ward Self
    Tina Rath Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Karl Minns Writer
    Steve Hall Writer (Additional Material)
    Matt Forde Writer (Additional Material)
    Steve Williams Writer (Additional Material)
    Jim Campbell Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton Director
    James Sharpe Director
    Sophie Cousens Series Producer
    Sam Carlisle Producer
    Jon Thoday Executive Producer
    Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
    James Taylor Executive Producer
    Sean Hancock Executive Producer
    Robyn O'Brien Executive Producer
    Jordan Read Producer
    Perry Widdowson Editor
    Rebecca Bowker Editor
    James Dillon Production Designer


    Cinema Ninjas

    Russell looks at a cinema's quite scary plan to stop people talking during the film.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.


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