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The Russell Howard Hour

Sky One comedy / stand-up series hosted by Russell Howard. 54 episodes (4 series), 2017 - 2020. Stars Russell Howard.

Next new episode is on Thursday at 10pm. Series 4, Episode 12
Series 4, Episode 11 is repeated today at 10:45pm.

Series 3

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1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 7th November 2019

Join Russell as he mocks the madness of the news, chats with former soldier-turned-TV star Ant Middleton, and goes beekeeping with Aisling Bea.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 14th November 2019

Russell Howard chats to Tyson Fury, and go flyboarding with Jon Richardson.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 21st November 2019

Russell talks to fashion influencer Sinéad Burke and chats with film director and online sensation Rapman.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 28th November 2019

Join Russell as he pulls apart the political chaos, chats with cult film director Kevin Smith, and goes down the pub with Hollywood royalty Elizabeth Banks.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 5th December 2019

Russell chats with award-winning journalist Carole Cadwalladr, and goes hot tugging with Queer Eye's Tan France.

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6. The Russell Howard Election Hour

First broadcast: Thursday 12th December 2019

Join Russell Howard for a 2019 General Election Special. He also chats to David Baddiel about internet trolling, and has the perfect night in with Jack Black.

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Christmas Special: The Russell Howard Christmas Hour

First broadcast: Thursday 19th December 2019

Russell Howard he rounds up the decade, chats with Emmy-nominated Succession star Brian Cox, and goes trampolining with Emily Atack.

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Highlights Special: Best Of 2019

First broadcast: Monday 30th December 2019

Funnyman Russell Howard looks back at the best moments from 2019.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Thursday 16th January 2020

Join Russell as he tackles Megxit, chats to Jamali Maddix about facing racism in documentary Hate Thy Neighbour, and visits a stunt school with Paul Chowdhry.

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9. Episode Nine

First broadcast: Thursday 23rd January 2020

Russell examines the week's news, chats to journalist Iman Amrani about exploring 'modern masculinity' and hears from comic Seann Walsh about life post-Strictly.

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10. Episode Ten

First broadcast: Thursday 30th January 2020

Russell dissects the week's news, chats to director Armando Iannucci about his adaptation of David Copperfield and talks testicles with comic Michael Patrick.

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11. Episode Eleven

First broadcast: Thursday 6th February 2020

Join Russell as he unpicks the week's news, interviews comedian Guz Khan about the new series of sitcom Man Like Mobeen, and chats to Hollywood star Jim Carrey.

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12. Episode Twelve

First broadcast: Thursday 13th February 2020

Russell examines the week's news, chats to ex-Blue Peter presenter and children's author Konnie Huq and goes canal barging with comic Josh Widdicombe.

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13. Episode Thirteen

First broadcast: Thursday 20th February 2020

Russell chats to Eni Aluko about her record-breaking football career and After Life's Kerry Godliman about her new stand-up tour.

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14. Episode Fourteen

First broadcast: Thursday 27th February 2020

Russell Howard examines the news and chats to Daisy Haggard, star of new sitcom Breeders. Plus, Joe Wilkinson takes him for a ride.

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