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: Kevin Smith, Russell Howard. Copyright: Avalon Television.

Series 3, Episode 4

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.

Broadcast details

Thursday 28th November 2019
Sky One
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Kevin Smith Guest
Elizabeth Banks Self
Elaine Sangster Self
John Sangster Self
David Walsh Self
Rhona Vivian Self
Writing team
Russell Howard Writer
Steve Hall Writer
Steve Williams Writer
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Writer
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


Elizabeth Banks and Russell Howard hit the pub

Russell Howard took Charlie's Angels director Elizabeth Banks for a pint and a game of darts. Find out why she made the movie, who she would invite to her naked dinner party and what she now does with her impeccable knowledge of the Latin language.

Featuring: Russell Howard, Elizabeth Banks.

Kevin Smith interview

Kevin Smith and Russell Howard chat about Kevin's new movie, how he nearly died and his relationship with Harvey Weinstein.

Featuring: Russell Howard, Kevin Smith.

Therapy Ponies

Therapy Ponies are bringing joy to care home residents.

Featuring: Russell Howard, Elaine Sangster, John Sangster, David Walsh, Rhona Vivian.

Kids discuss Plastic Surgery

Russell Howard and the kids discuss plastic surgery, and whether they would ever get it.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Frontline firefighters need our respect

Attacks on firefighters have soared by 25% in the last year. To make it worse, the Government are pulling all their funding, reducing job opportunities and asking them to delay their retirement.

Featuring: Russell Howard.


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