The Russell Howard Hour. Russell Howard. Copyright: Avalon Television
The Russell Howard Hour

The Russell Howard Hour

  • TV comedy / stand-up
  • Sky Max / Sky One
  • 2017 - 2021
  • 71 episodes (5 series)

Russell Howard's comedy series for Sky, mixing topical stand-up and interviews.

  • Due to return for Series 6
The Russell Howard Hour. Russell Howard. Copyright: Avalon Television

Key details

Comedy, Stand-Up
2017 - 2021
Sky Max, Sky One
71 (5 series), plus 5 highlights specials
Russell Howard
Russell Howard, Steve Hall, Steve Williams, Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Toussaint Douglass, Athena Kugblenu, Steve Bugeja and John Robins
Peter Orton, Christopher Poole, Phil Loweth and Nick Vass
Robyn O'Brien, Jason Dawson, Dan Atkinson, Keisha Gregson, Adam Horton, Richard Allen-Turner, James Taylor, Jon Thoday and more

Fresh off the back of his biggest ever international tour, Russell Howard comes to Sky One with this show that - similar to his BBC series Russell Howard's Good News - sees him offering his unique take on the week's news and current affairs.

Each week he picks through the biggest UK and international stories, and offering a wise and worldly view on the globe's news.

Along the way, he'll welcome celebrity guests and leading experts, as well as hear from fledgling global correspondents. Plus, there will be stand-up, too, as Russell showcases some of the comedy scene's finest and most exciting stars.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 21st September 2017 at 10pm on Sky One
Most recent repeats

Recording details

Free tickets

  • George IV (Chiswick), Kings Place (London) and Tabard Theatre - Warm-up performances
  • Sky Studios - First pilot
  • BBC Elstree Centre - Second pilot
  • BBC Television Centre - Series 1 - 3, 5

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