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Episode 1

The Now Show, Series 43 Episode 1 of 7

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 18 April 2014

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by special guest Elis James for a comic romp through the week's news. With Mitch Benn, Pippa Evans and Jon Holmes.

Written by the cast with additional material from Jon Hunter and Carrie Quinlan. Produced by Alexandra Smith/ m.


Steve Punt
Hugh Dennis
Elis James
Mitch Benn
Pippa Evans
Jon Holmes
Alexandra Smith


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