The Fake News Show. Stephen Mangan. Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

The Fake News Show

Channel 4 panel show about fake news. 5 episodes (pilot + 1 series) in 2017. Stars Stephen Mangan, Richard Osman and Katherine Ryan.

Series 1, Episode 4

More outrageous headlines with Stephen Mangan, Katherine Ryan and guest captain Richard Ayoade, plus guests Rhod Gilbert and Steph & Dom Parker.


Political science expert John Curtice was originally due to join the teams in the studio.

Broadcast details

Sunday 4th June 2017
Channel 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Stephen Mangan Host / Presenter
Katherine Ryan Team Captain
Guest cast
Richard Ayoade Team Captain
Rhod Gilbert Guest
Dom Parker Guest
Steph Parker Guest
Writing team
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
Geoff Norcott Writer (Additional Material)
Karl Minns Writer (Additional Material)
Fraser Steele Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Geraldine Dowd Director
Mark Barrett Series Producer
Ed Ryland Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer

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