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The Jonathan Ross Show

ITV chat show hosted by Jonathan Ross. 183 episodes (16 series), 2011 - 2020. Stars Jonathan Ross.

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Series 8, Episode 5 - Jennifer Saunders, Paddy McGuinness, Matt Lucas, Romesh Ranganathan

Jonathan Ross welcomes the absolutely fabulous Jennifer Saunders, Take Me Out host Paddy McGuinness, stand-up Romesh Ranganathan and star of Pompidou, Matt Lucas.


Nick Frost was originally billed to appear in this episode.

Broadcast details

Saturday 21st February 2015
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jonathan Ross Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jennifer Saunders Guest
Paddy McGuinness Guest
Matt Lucas Guest
Romesh Ranganathan Guest
Writing team
Jonathan Ross Writer
Shaun Pye Writer
Fraser Steele Writer
Jez Stevenson Writer
Production team
Chris Howe Director
Tom Barrett Series Producer
Alex Harknett (as Alex Brassett-Harknett) Producer
Pete Pitwood Producer
Lee Connolly Executive Producer
Beatrice Ballard (as Bea Ballard) Executive Producer


Find Matt Lucas on Tinder!

Matt Lucas shares his experience with the dating app Tinder, and how users don't believe that it is really him using the app.

Featuring: Jonathan Ross, Jennifer Saunders, Matt Lucas.

Paddy McGuinness talks about Ted Robbins collapsing

One the first night of the Phoenix Nights performances for charity, Ted Robbins suffered a heart attack and collapsed on stage. Paddy McGuinness shares what happened that night.

Featuring: Jonathan Ross, Paddy McGuinness.

Absolutely Fabulous preview with Matt Lucas

Absolutely Fabulous will soon be hitting the big screen, so Jonathan has Jennifer Saunders and Matt Lucas read an exclusive extract from the film.

Featuring: Jonathan Ross, Jennifer Saunders, Matt Lucas.

Romesh Ranganathan used to freestyle rap

Romesh Ranganathan was known for his freestyle rapping. Has he still got the skills?

Featuring: Jonathan Ross, Romesh Ranganathan.


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