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 5, Episode 2

The Russell Howard Hour. Image shows from L to R: Paul Chowdhry, Russell Howard. Copyright: Avalon Television
Russell Howard chats to Robert Peston and Paul Chowdhry. Plus, stand-up from Janine Harouni.

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Broadcast details

Thursday 16th September 2021
Sky Max
60 minutes
  • Tuesday 14th September 2021, 18:00 at Television Centre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 19th September 2021 1:00am Sky Max
Tuesday 21st September 2021 12:50am Sky Max
Thursday 23rd September 2021 12:00am Sky Max
Wednesday 22nd December 2021 11:30pm Sky Max
Sunday 26th December 2021 1:30am Sky Max
Tuesday 28th December 2021 2:45am Sky Max
Thursday 30th December 2021 2:15am Sky Max

Cast & crew

Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Paul Chowdhry Guest
Robert Peston Guest
Janine Harouni Self
Elizabeth Soffe Self
Sinead Soffe Self
Liam Soffe Self
Naiem Moieman (as Prof. Naiem Moieman) Self
Claire Thomas Self
Daniel Ricciardo Self
Writing team
Russell Howard Writer
Steve Hall Writer
Steve Williams Writer
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Writer
Toussaint Douglass Writer
Athena Kugblenu Writer
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Peter Lee Suer VT Director
Jason Dawson Series Producer
Dan Atkinson Producer
Keisha Gregson Producer
Adam Horton Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer
Shirley Jones Executive Producer
Robyn O'Brien Executive Producer
Gezz Mounter Line Producer
Phil Loweth Producer/Director
Kate Radcliffe Edit Producer
Vickie Mansell Post Producer
Richard Garvin Consultant Producer
Daisy Billowes Video Producer
Chris Hay Editor
Steve Nayler Editor
Joe Amos Editor
Christopher Poole VT Editor
Lia Hayes VT Editor
Ben Drayton VT Editor
Kyle Shephard VT Editor
James Dillon Production Designer
Julia Smith Lighting Designer
Sam Gale Composer
Ben Blease Graphics
Adrian Carswell Graphics
Luke Smith Graphics


Russell Howard on the Texas abortion law

Russell chats about the horrific new abortion law that was passed in Texas.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Gavin Williamson got fired

Russell takes a lot at some of Gavin Williamson's latest antics...

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Paul Chowdhry's weirdest lockdown gig

Russell chats to Paul Chowdhry about a strange gig he had to do over lockdown....

Featuring: Russell Howard & Paul Chowdhry.

Robert Peston interview

Robert Peston gets flustered over a nipple metaphor that didn't make it into his new book.

Featuring: Russell Howard & Robert Peston.

Janine Harouni stand-up

Janine Horouni shares about the time people played a prank on her dad.

Featuring: Janine Harouni.

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