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

The Last Leg

Channel 4 chat show about the news. 265 episodes (23 series), 2012 - 2021. Stars Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker.

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Series 16, Episode 1

John Bishop and Jessica Hynes join Adam, Alex and Josh to dissect the week's events and talking points.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th January 2019
Channel 4
65 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Adam Hills Host / Presenter
Josh Widdicombe Regular Panellist
Alex Brooker Regular Panellist
Guest cast
John Bishop Guest
Jessica Hynes Guest
Production team
Toby Baker Director
Lisa Kirk Series Producer
Andrew Beint Executive Producer
Ben Knappett Executive Producer


John Bishop's accent mistaken for Hungarian

John Bishop and Jessica Hynes give their take on Wayne Rooney speaking in "broken English" when he was arrested in Washington. John is furious when Adam starts subtitling him and tells a story of his Liverpudlian accent being mistaken for another nationality entirely.

Featuring: Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe, Alex Brooker, John Bishop, Jessica Hynes.

Car CRASHES into The Last Leg set live on air

The Last Leg kick unveil their countdown to Brexit, with Adam Hills dressed as Theresa May, a rap, John Bishop, Jessica Hynes, some dancing eels and an unexpected guest arriving in studio.

Featuring: Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe, Alex Brooker, John Bishop, Jessica Hynes.


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