The Russell Howard Hour(TV show/series, 2017-)

45min per episode | Genres: Comedy, Talk-Show

Talk show in 5 seasons with 60 episodes

The Russell Howard HourRating: 4.7/5 (with 2 votes)
The Russell Howard Hour is a British topical comedy news show, which airs on Sky One and is hosted by Russell Howard where he gives his thoughts and opinions on current topics as well as featuring special guests and other stand-up comedians. The show is in a similar style to his previous show, Russell Howard's Good News, which aired on BBC Three and then BBC Two from 2009 to 2015. On 28 November 2017, it was announced that the show had been recommissioned for a second series, which began on 8 November 2018. Unlike the first series, the second series does not have a stand-up guest. Instead there is a segment titled "Live Forever" where Howard and another comedian test ways to live longer. On 24 January 2019, it was announced that the show had been recommissioned for a third and fourth series. In Series 3, there was a segment called "Play Date" (which replaced "Live Forever") which showed Howard spending time with a celebrity. In Spring 2020, shortly after the end of series 3, the fourth series was revealed to be delayed until early Autumn that year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, Howard created a spin-off series called "Russell Howard's Home Time", featuring a similar format as the original show, except for a shorter 30-minute episode runtime. The programme was filme... ()
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About The Russell Howard Hour

Russell Howard offers his unique take on the week's news and current affairs, picking through the biggest UK and international stories, and offering a wise and worldly view on the globe's news. Along the way, he'll welcome celebrity guests and leading experts, as well as hear from fledgling global correspondents. Plus, there will be stand-up, too, as Russell showcases some of the comedy scene's finest and most exciting stars.

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The Russell Howard Hour Seasons and Episodes

09/09/2021Season 5 - 1 episode
#1 | 09/09/2021Episode 1
09/10/2020Season 4 - 16 episodes
11/07/2019Season 3 - 15 episodes
11/08/2018Season 2 - 14 episodes
09/21/2017Season 1 - 14 episodes
11/12/2020Specials - 2 episodes

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: United Kingdom (UK)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 3 languages: English (EN), French (FR), Russian (RU)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 09/21/2017
Latest episode released on: 12/30/2020
Presenter/Host: Russell Howard

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:29812, Added: 11/12/2018, Last updated: 09/10/2021