Series 1Series 2Series 3 Series 1 Series 2 Series 3 Series 1 1. Episode One First broadcast: Thursday 21st September 2017 Russell comments on a week in which there was a largely botched terrorist attack on the Tube; talks to the children of the world about Vladimir Putin; and interviews Labour MP Diane Abbott. Stand-up from Kiri Pritchard-McLean.Details 2. Episode Two First broadcast: Thursday 28th September 2017 Uber, Trump and Kim Jong-un get the Russell Howard treatment as he mocks the madness of the news. He also chats to comedy writer Adam Kay.Details 3. Episode Three First broadcast: Thursday 5th October 2017 Join Russell for his take on current affairs as he mocks the madness of the news and talks with actor and comedian Greg Davies. Stand-up from Desiree Burch.Details 4. Episode Four First broadcast: Thursday 12th October 2017 Join Russell for his take on current affairs as he mocks the madness of the news and talks with Richard Branson. Stand-up from Phil Ellis.Details 5. Episode Five First broadcast: Thursday 19th October 2017 Join Russell for his take on current affairs as he mocks the madness of the news and talks with newsreader and presenter Fiona Bruce. Anna Mann performs.Details 6. Episode Six First broadcast: Thursday 26th October 2017 Russell talks with singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. Rob Auton performs.Details 7. Episode Seven First broadcast: Thursday 2nd November 2017 Join Russell as he mocks the madness of the news and talks Ku Klux Klan with blues musician Daryl Davis. Musical comedy from Harry & Chris.Details 8. Episode Eight First broadcast: Thursday 9th November 2017 Join Russell as he mocks the madness of the news and talks to activist and writer Harry Leslie Smith. Stand-up from Paul Chowdhry.Details 9. Episode Nine First broadcast: Thursday 16th November 2017 Russell mocks the madness of the news and talks to Canadian author, social activist and filmmaker Naomi Klein. Stand-up from Mo Gilligan.Details 10. Episode Ten First broadcast: Thursday 23rd November 2017 Join Russell as he mocks the madness of the news and talks charity with Manchester United star Juan Mata. Stand-up from Julian Deane.Details 11. Episode Eleven First broadcast: Thursday 30th November 2017 Russell is joined by the award-winning comedian Roisin Conaty. Stand-up from Fern Brady.Details 12. Episode Twelve First broadcast: Thursday 7th December 2017 Russell talks to award-winning comedian Sarah Millican, and there's stand-up from Mae Martin.Details 13. Episode Thirteen First broadcast: Thursday 14th December 2017 Russell talks to chef Jamie Oliver. Stand-up from Ed Gamble.Details Christmas Special: Russell Howard Christmas Special First broadcast: Thursday 21st December 2017 This week, Russell is joined by comedian John Oliver, in his first British TV appearance since 2006.Details Trailer One hour. One comedian. Endless laughs. Russell Howard is coming to Sky 1. Featuring: Russell Howard.