The Last Leg. Image shows from L to R: Josh Widdicombe, Adam Hills, Alex Brooker
The Last Leg

The Last Leg

  • TV chat show
  • Channel 4
  • 2012 - 2024
  • 322 episodes (30 series)

Weekly live topical comedy chat with Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker - three guys with four legs between them.

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Series 10, Episode 1

In the first show of the new series much-loved actor David Tennant helps dissect the week's events.

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Broadcast details

Friday 27th January 2017
Channel 4
65 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 29th January 2017 1:05am C4
Monday 30th January 2017 12:05am 4seven

Cast & crew

Adam Hills Host / Presenter
Josh Widdicombe Regular Panellist
Alex Brooker Regular Panellist
Guest cast
David Tennant Guest


Roastie Toasties

In the wake of a report that burning starch may cause cancer, Alex, Adam and Josh, along with guest David Tennant, try Adam's new invention - 'roastie toasties'.

Featuring: Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe, Alex Brooker & David Tennant.

David Tennant has second thoughts

David Tennant has second thoughts about appearing on the show and so 'phones' Ewan McGregor for advice.

Featuring: David Tennant.

David Tennant says it will be OK

The Doctor himself gives us some reassuring words after a tumultuous week of headlines.

Featuring: Adam Hills & David Tennant.


The boys are back - namely Josh Widdicombe, Alex Brooker and esteemed host Adam Hills - for a new series of The Last Leg, following their sterling work covering the 2016 Paralympic Games from Rio. For this inaugural episode of 2017, the team are joined by the Broadchurch and former Doctor Who star David Tennant, who is on hand to assist in their comic summation of the week's news, plus handling some of the standard #isitok tweets from viewers.

Ben Arnold, The Guardian, 27th January 2017

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