He has appeared on Mock the Week, HIGNFY
, QI, Live at the Apollo, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Nevermind the Buzzcocks, and Josh, alongside his old mucker Josh Widdicombe.
In the meantime, he's appearing in the new series of HIGNFY
, along with Ian Hislop and a string of different hosts.
Graph 2: Audience figures for social groups for HIGNFY
Made from BBC figures AB% 27,17 C1% 33 C2% 19,8 DE% 20,02 Note: Table made from bar graph.
would rather book humourless Shami Chakrabarti.
But there's an elephant in the room, and even though it's been 14 years since the scandal that blighted him and lost him his job on HIGNFY
(prostitutes, cocaine, you know the rest), it's hard, try as you might, not to have it in mind when you meet him.
FRIDAY Have I Got News for You BBC One, 9pm Despite being 26 years old and starting its 51st series, HIGNFY
is still the daddy of all TV panel shows.
It's always nice to see tried-and-tested panellists returning to this long-running show, and one of this evening's participants, Andy Hamilton, is second only to Alexander Armstrong when it comes to HIGNFY
guest appearances, with this being his 16th outing.
It's always nice to see triedand-tested panellists returning to this long-running show, and one of this evening's participants, Andy Hamilton, is second only to Alexander Armstrong when it comes to HIGNFY
Jennifer Saunders takes the helm on HIGNFY
, with comic Sara Pascoe making her debut on the panel and satirical juggernaut Armando Iannucci sure to offer a Scottish perspective on recent events north and south of the border.
Joining her and the usual suspects are quick-witted comedian Miles Jupp; who has helped raise the laughs six times before on HIGNFY
, and MP Tim Loughton.
Joining her and the usual suspects are comedian Miles Jupp; he has helped raise the laughs six times before on HIGNFY
regular Reginald D Hunter steps away from the panel table and back to his day (or evening) job with his new stand up show In The Midst of Crackers.