The Mrs Merton Show. Mrs Merton (Caroline Aherne). Copyright: Granada Productions
The Mrs Merton Show

The Mrs Merton Show

  • TV chat show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1995 - 1998
  • 30 episodes (5 series)

Comic chat show. Agony aunt Mrs Merton interviews celebrities. Stars Caroline Aherne and Peter Hook.

Episode menu

Series 1, Episode 1

The Mrs Merton Show. Image shows from L to R: Debbie McGee, Kriss Akabusi, Mrs Merton (Caroline Aherne). Copyright: Granada Productions
Tonight's guests are comedian Steve Coogan, magical assistant Debbie McGee, athlete Kriss Akabusi and Britain's tallest man. Hooky and the Boys supply the music.

Broadcast details

Friday 10th February 1995
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 21st June 2014 10:30pm BBC2
Saturday 2nd July 2016 11:15pm BBC1
Monday 25th December 2023 9:55pm BBC2

Cast & crew

Caroline Aherne (as Caroline Hook) Mrs Merton
Peter Hook (as Hooky) Self
Guest cast
Kriss Akabusi Guest
Debbie McGee Guest
Chris Greener Guest
Steve Coogan Guest
Writing team
Caroline Aherne (as Caroline Hook) Writer
Craig Cash Writer
Henry Normal Writer
Dave Gorman Writer
Henry Normal Script Editor
Production team
Dominic Brigstocke Director
Peter Kessler Producer
Andy Harries Executive Producer
Clive Tulloh Executive Producer
Paul Williams Editor
Jim Grant Production Designer

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