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

The Russell Howard Hour

Sky One comedy / stand-up series hosted by Russell Howard. 54 episodes (4 series), 2017 - 2021. Stars Russell Howard.

Another series is in development.

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

Series 1, Episode 6

Russell talks with singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. Rob Auton performs.

Broadcast details

Thursday 26th October 2017
Sky One
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Ed Sheeran Guest
Rob Auton Guest
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
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


Social Media Pressure

Russell looks at how selfies are causing more people to self-harm.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Why is it so hard to buy a house?

Russell discusses the housing crisis in the UK.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Rob Auton stand-up

Rob Auton talks about the topic of hair.

Featuring: Rob Auton.

Ed Sheeran interview

Russell chats to Ed Sheeran about killer otters, pubs and eating contests gone wrong.

Featuring: Russell Howard, Ed Sheeran.


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