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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 tomorrow at 1am.

Series 9, Episode 7

Russell looks at Black Friday, the new Star Wars trailer and if Jesus was a stand-up comedian.

Broadcast details

Thursday 4th December 2014
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Russell Howard Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Alan Johnson (as Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP) Guest
    Steve Hall Ensemble Actor
    Rachel Parris Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Russell Howard Writer
    Steve Williams Writer
    Steve Hall Writer
    Adam Hess Writer (Additional Material)
    Karl Minns Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Peter Orton 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


    Was Jesus A Stand-Up Comedian?

    Russell imagines what it would have been like if Jesus Christ was a stand-up.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.

    Winnie the Pooh is banned!

    Russell looks into the reasons why a Polish town has banned Winnie the Pooh.

    Featuring: Russell Howard.


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