The Ranganation. Romesh Ranganathan. Copyright: Zeppotron.

The Ranganation

BBC Two panel show hosted by Romesh Ranganathan. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Romesh Ranganathan and Shanthi Ranganathan.

The Ranganation. Image shows from L to R: Richard Osman, Kerry Godliman. Copyright: Zeppotron.

Series 1, Episode 5

The panel look at the latest developments in the Conservative Party leadership contest; adults who sleep with teddy bears; and the rise of automation and artificial intelligence. With Kerry Godliman and Richard Osman.

Broadcast details

Sunday 16th June 2019
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
    Shanthi Ranganathan Self
    Guest cast
    Kerry Godliman Guest
    Richard Osman Guest
    Michael Brooks (as Dr Michael Brooks) Self
    Writing team
    James Farmer Writer (Additional Material)
    Geoff Norcott Writer (Additional Material)
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    Tom Baker Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Barbara Wiltshire Director
    Mark Barrett Series Producer
    Mia Cross Producer
    Monica Long Producer
    Ruth Phillips Executive Producer
    Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
    Richard Cohen Executive Producer
    Hannah Peddar Line Producer
    Romesh Ranganathan Associate Producer
    Tim Ellison Editor
    Jamie Shemeld Editor
    Jake Mably Editor
    Johnny Saunders Editor
    Steve Andrews Editor
    Jon Ellis Editor
    Alex Craig Production Designer


    Adults with soft toys

    1 in 3 British adults still sleeps with a soft toy. Romesh grills The Ranganation to find out who still sleeps with a soft toy.

    Featuring: Romesh Ranganathan.


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