The Mash Report. Nish Kumar. Copyright: Princess Productions.

The Mash Report

BBC Two comedy satirising the news. 22 episodes (3 series), 2017 - 2019. Stars Nish Kumar, Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen, Rachel Parris and others.

Next new episode is on tomorrow at 10pm. Series 3, Episode 3
Catch-up on Episode 2 on BBC iPlayer
Recording at Pinewood Studios. Tickets

Series 1, Episode 3

With the onset of Brexit, Trump and indeed the dab, we are in the midst of the most unprecedented political and world events in recent history. Luckily, comedian Nish Kumar is on hand with The Mash Report.

Broadcast details

Thursday 3rd August 2017
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
    Ellie Taylor Newsreader Susan
    Steve N Allen Newsreader Tom
    Rachel Parris Rachel / Emma
    Andrew Hunter Murray Self
    Tom Bell Ensemble Actor
    Jason Forbes Ensemble Actor
    Greig Johnson Ensemble Actor
    Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
    Michael Spicer Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Chris Bryant Self
    Tom Kerss Self
    Pierre Novellie Self
    Writing team
    Tim Telling Writer
    John Camm Writer
    Sarah Campbell Writer
    Max Davis Writer
    Karen Dickinson Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Neil Rafferty Writer
    Alex Worrall Writer
    Adam Baird Writer
    Luke Niemiec (as Luke Niemeic) Writer
    Fiona Pearce Writer
    Production team
    Chris Howe Director
    Mark Barrett Series Producer
    Danny Carr Producer
    Chris Stott Executive Producer
    Anna Blue Executive Producer
    Will Spokes Executive Producer
    Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
    Alan Tyler Executive Producer
    Paul Stokes Executive Producer
    Paul King VT Producer
    Andy Brown Editor
    Michael Marden Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Andrew Gates Production Designer
    Mike Sutcliffe (as Michael Sutcliffe) Lighting Designer
    Sam Gale Composer


    World Breast Feeding Week

    The Mash Report takes a satirical look into world breast feeding week.

    Featuring: Ellie Taylor (Newsreader Susan), Rachel Parris (Rachel / Emma), Freya Parker.


    Supporters and subscribers get more

    Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

    • Broadcast details of 2 past repeats of this episode
    • Details of when and where this episode was recorded
    • BCG Pro Gold users can see additional crew credits  
      If you join BCG Pro Gold, you can see lighting designer & vt producer credits for this episode.

    Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

    Already a donor or Pro user?