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Russell Howard's Good News

Russell Howard's Good News

  • TV stand-up
  • BBC Two / BBC Three
  • 2009 - 2015
  • 84 episodes (10 series)

Topical stand-up comedy and chat show hosted by Russell Howard.

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Series 9, Episode 5

Russell looks at landing a probe on a comet, Kim Kardashian's attempt to break the internet and a loose tiger in Paris.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 20th November 2014
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 23rd November 2014 10:00pm BBC2
Wednesday 26th November 2014 10:30pm BBC3
Sunday 4th January 2015 9:30pm BBC3
Monday 5th January 2015 1:00am BBC3
Saturday 14th March 2015 10:30pm BBC3
Sunday 15th March 2015 1:55am BBC3
Thursday 31st December 2015 10:30pm BBC3
Friday 1st January 2016 2:45am BBC3
Tuesday 1st March 2016 2:50am Dave
Tuesday 1st March 2016 11:00pm Dave
Wednesday 2nd March 2016 2:20am Dave
Thursday 29th September 2016 10:40pm W
Monday 13th February 2017 11:20pm W
Monday 20th March 2017 10:40pm W
Thursday 25th May 2017 2:10am
50 minute version
Monday 29th May 2017 11:40pm W
Monday 5th February 2018 9:00pm Comedy Central
Tuesday 6th February 2018 12:00am CC Extra
Thursday 31st January 2019 9:00pm CC Extra
Friday 1st February 2019 12:00am CC Extra
Thursday 7th February 2019 12:00am CC Extra
Friday 17th May 2019 9:00pm Comedy Central
Monday 17th June 2019 9:00pm CC Extra
Tuesday 18th June 2019 1:10am CC Extra
Friday 19th July 2019 1:00am CC Extra
Monday 6th April 2020 9:00pm Comedy Central
Thursday 21st May 2020 2:55am CC Extra
Friday 24th July 2020 12:30am Comedy Central
Tuesday 28th July 2020 1:30am Comedy Central

Cast & crew

Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Benjamin Zephaniah Guest
Simon Hibbs Ensemble Actor
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)
Gareth Richards Writer (Additional Material)
Adam Hess Writer (Additional Material)
Karl Minns Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Sumeray Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Stephen Pipe VT 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
Ed Sleeman Executive Producer
Daniel Kilroy VT Producer
Perry Widdowson Editor
Joe Snell Editor
Duncan O'Neill Editor
Duncan Hart Editor
James Dillon Production Designer


Tiger on the run!

What do you do if you come across a tiger? Speak German of course!

Featuring: Russell Howard.

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