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The Jonathan Ross Show

ITV chat show hosted by Jonathan Ross. 183 episodes (15 series), 2011 - 2019. 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 Brassett-Harknett Producer
    Pete Pitwood Producer
    Lee Connolly Executive Producer
    Beatrice Ballard (as Bea Ballard) Executive Producer
    Steve Andrews Editor
    Alex Payne Editor
    Genevieve Krom Editor
    Rudi Thackray Production Designer
    Mark Ronson Composer


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    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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