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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.

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Series 4

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1. Episode One

First broadcast: Thursday 10th September 2020

Russell takes a look at the 'new normal', asks Emmy Award-winning satirist John Oliver Your Questions and ponders Life Lessons.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Thursday 17th September 2020

Russell unpicks the new 'rule of six'; chats to queen of Grime, Lady Leshurr; and mulls over Life Lessons with his favourite performers.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Thursday 24th September 2020

Russell Howard is joined by award-winning journalist and author Elizabeth Day.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Thursday 1st October 2020

Kevin Bridges takes on the Your Questions segment, and Jessica Brown Findlay joins Russell for a chat.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Thursday 8th October 2020

Russell chats to Mo Gilligan about his new documentary Black, British And Funny. Plus, stand-up from Slim.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Thursday 15th October 2020

Russell takes a look at local coronavirus rules, asks Taskmaster's Greg Davies and Alex Horne Your Questions, and chats to James Bay.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Thursday 22nd October 2020

Russell unpicks tighter local government restrictions and chats to comedian Rosie Jones about disability and access in her new travelogue.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Thursday 29th October 2020

Russell looks at our world in disarray; celebrates Marcus Rashford's free school meal campaign; and chats to pioneer of UK grime, Dizzee Rascal.

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9. US Election Special

First broadcast: Thursday 5th November 2020

Russell Howard is here to guide you through the fallout of the 2020 US Presidential Election, and talks to Brian Blessed.

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Highlights Special: Compilation 1

First broadcast: Thursday 12th November 2020

Join Russell Howard for a compilation of his best moments with guests from the four series so far, with a particular focus on Series 2.

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10. Episode Ten

First broadcast: Thursday 19th November 2020

Russell looks at our world in disarray and chats to Oscar winning actor Matthew McConaughey about the US election and his new book.

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11. Episode Eleven (Next)

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 26th November 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

Tim Minchin is set to join Russell this week.

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12. Episode Twelve

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 3rd December 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

Russell Howard again looks at what's going on in the UK and around the world.

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13. Episode Thirteen

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 10th December 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

Russell Howard again looks at what's going on in the UK and around the world.

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Christmas Special

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 17th December 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

Russell Howard takes a look back at the biggest moments this year alongside chatting to a special guest, inviting his favourite performers including London Hughes, Aisling Bea and Guz Khan to reflect on festive 'Life Lessons' and celebrating 2020's 'Good Deeds' in a jam packed Christmas special.

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Highlights Special: Compilation 2

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 24th December 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

More highlights from the fourth series of the show.

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Highlights Special: Compilation 3

NEW EPISODE: Thursday 31st December 2020 at 10pm on Sky1

More highlights from the fourth series of the show.

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Series 4 trailer

Russell Howard says lets laugh at everything, for the rest of the year.

Featuring: Russell Howard.