The Nightly Show.

The Nightly Show

ITV comedy entertainment series broadcast nightly. 39 episodes (1 series) in 2017. Stars David Walliams, John Bishop, Davina McCall, Dermot O'Leary and others.

Press Clippings

The Nightly Show cancelled

ITV has confirmed that The Nightly Show won't return, admitting the format "did not perform as well as we had hoped".

British Comedy Guide, 1st March 2018

Euan Ferguson's best television of 2017

Includes Motherland, Car Share and W1A, while flops include The Nightly Show.

Euan Ferguson, The Guardian, 10th December 2017

Video: Ellie Taylor talks about The Nightly Show

It's fair to say that The Nightly Show wasn't exactly a hit for ITV, and Ellie Taylor, who appeared served as a guest announcer, has now shared her theory on how it could be improved.

The Huffington Post, 26th April 2017

Was ITV's The Nightly Show a success?

ITV's The Nightly Show didn't get off to the strongest start - but its fortunes improved over its eight-week run.

BBC, 22nd April 2017

The Nightly Show with Dermot O'Leary: final week review

The Nightly Show started out as train-wreck telly in which the (entirely unintentional) crashes, bangs and wallops never ceased. But as ITV's disastrous 10pm chat-fest entered the final week of its first (and presumably only) season it had achieved a dreary variety show competency.

Ed Power, The Telegraph, 17th April 2017

This is a desperate take on the US talkshow

Stricken presenters, weedy attempts at satire and sketches that urgently need to go back to the drawing board all grate in the late-night TV shocker.

Fiona Sturges, The Guardian, 15th April 2017

Lee Mack, Barry Cryer and Richard Osman talk satire

We can only hope The Nightly Show takes the criticism on board and find its own groove when the time comes - assuming human civilisation hasn't already ended, of course.

Radio Times, 13th April 2017

The Nightly Show with Jason Manford review

With the lights dimmed comedian Jason Manford could pass for a less expensively-dressed James Corden. Which is presumably why ITV picked the motor-mouthed Mancunian as week seven presenter - yes it's been that long - of its flailing stab at an American-style chat show.

Ed Power, The Telegraph, 11th April 2017

14 guest hosts we think could save The Nightly Show

With the news that The Nightly Show could well be coming back for another series as early as this autumn, the show is going to need a shake-up if it's going to avoid a mauling with its second throw of the dice.

Daniel Welsh, The Huffington Post, 6th April 2017

The Nightly Show with Bradley Walsh review

Just when you thought ITV couldn't scrape the barrel any louder...

Michael Hogan, The Telegraph, 4th April 2017