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

The Mash Report

BBC Two comedy satirising the news. 16 episodes (3 series), 2017 - 2018. Stars Nish Kumar, Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen, Rachel Parris and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 3, Episode 4

Rachel responds to accusations that The Mash Report is biased; Geoff Norcott reports on Brexit and how the Prime Minister's Draft Withdrawal Agreement is being received; and Andrew Hunter Murray discusses food and nutrition in the wake of Brexit.

Broadcast details

Friday 23rd November 2018
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
    Geoff Norcott Self
    Jason Forbes Ensemble Actor
    Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
    Michael Spicer Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Tim Telling Writer
    John Camm Writer
    Sarah Campbell Writer
    Max Davis Writer
    Karen Dickinson Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Neil Rafferty Writer
    Tom Whiteley Writer
    Ahir Shah Writer
    Robin Morgan Writer
    Stephen Grant Writer
    Kevin Day Writer
    James Farmer Writer
    David Stubbs Writer
    Paul Cope Writer
    Sofia Niemtus (as Zofia Niemtus) Writer
    Production team
    Chris Howe Director
    Mark Barrett Series Producer
    Tom Baker Producer
    Chris Stott Executive Producer
    Pinki Chambers Executive Producer
    Paul Stokes Executive Producer
    Peter Holmes Executive Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Paul King VT Producer
    Steve Andrews Editor
    Johnny Saunders Editor
    Chris Clark Editor
    Andrew Gates Production Designer
    Nigel Catmur Lighting Designer
    Sam Gale Composer


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