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Tonight With Vladimir Putin

BBC Two chat show hosted by a CGI Putin. 2 episodes (1 series) in 2019. Stars Nathaniel Tapley and Gbemisola Ikumelo.

Catch-up on Episode 2 on BBC iPlayer

Series 1, Episode 1

The first guest is Alastair Campbell, whom Vlad warmly thanks for his part in making such a mess of things, and then June Sarpong discusses her career highs and lows... after which Vlad forces her to play a game of Diversity Challenge.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC iPlayer

Sunday 23rd June 2019
12 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Nathaniel Tapley (as Natt Tapley) Vladimir Putin
Gbemisola Ikumelo Meghan Markle
Guest cast
June Sarpong Guest
Alastair Campbell Guest
Writing team
Nathaniel Tapley (as Natt Tapley) Writer
Gbemisola Ikumelo Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Ashley Storrie Writer
Production team
Ollie Bartlett Director
Lindsay Jex Series Producer
Lucy Ansbro Executive Producer
Adele Fowler Associate Producer
Fiona Frankland Line Producer
Richard Dean Editor
Carey Williams Editor
Piers Cox Lighting Designer
Rachel Ashdown Commissioning Editor
Rachael Ashdown Commissioning Editor


Tonight with Vladimir Putin review

While the premise isn't anything special, if the writing was good it would be serviceable, if somewhat redundant. But it isn't, unfortunately.

Jacob Gibbs, On The Box, 23rd June 2019

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