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 - 2022
  • 84 episodes (6 series)

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

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Series 1, Episode 3

The Russell Howard Hour. Image shows from L to R: Greg Davies, Russell Howard. Copyright: Avalon Television
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.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 5th October 2017
Sky One
60 minutes
  • Tuesday 3rd October 2017, 18:00 at Television Centre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 6th October 2017 2:00am Sky2
Friday 6th October 2017 11:00pm Sky1
Saturday 7th October 2017 11:50pm Sky1
Sunday 8th October 2017 11:00pm Sky1
Tuesday 10th October 2017 11:00pm Sky1
Wednesday 20th December 2017 11:55pm Sky1
Wednesday 24th January 2018 10:00pm Sky1
Friday 26th January 2018 11:00pm Sky1
Sunday 28th January 2018 3:10am Sky1
Saturday 10th March 2018 11:00pm Sky1
Monday 16th July 2018 10:00pm Sky1
Thursday 19th July 2018 10:30pm Sky1
Wednesday 6th March 2019 11:00pm Sky2
Thursday 2nd May 2019 12:00am Sky1
Friday 19th July 2019 11:00pm Sky1

Cast & crew

Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Greg Davies Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Matt Callanan Self
Writing team
Russell Howard Writer
Steve Hall Writer
Steve Williams Writer
Steve Bugeja Writer (Additional Material)
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Writer (Additional Material)
John Robins Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Christopher Poole (as Chris Poole) VT Director
Robyn O'Brien Series Producer
Dan Atkinson Producer
Jason Dawson Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Shirley Jones Executive Producer
Dominic Wells-Martin VT Producer
Chris Hay Editor
Steve Nayler Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Martin Kempton Lighting Designer


Russell Howard on the Las Vegas shooting

Russell Howard discusses what happened in Las Vegas.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Child poverty in the UK

Russell talks about child poverty in the UK.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Playground Politics - North Korea

Russell chats to kids around the world about North Korea and Kim Jong-Un.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Desiree Burch stand-up

Desiree Burch talks about being in a long-term relationship.

Featuring: Desiree Burch.

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