Have I Got News For You panellist Ian Hislop sent a get well soon message to Prime Minister Boris Johnson, as the satirical show was again broadcast from their homes of its stars.
Have I Got News For You’s stay-at-home experiment has received mixed reviews from viewers on social media, though many praised the show for persevering in spite of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ian Hislop jokes that Paul Merton should be tested for coronavirus if one of the symptoms is “being a miserable bastard,” when Have I Got News For You returns to television.
Have I Got News For You has filmed its first episode during the Covid-19 crisis with just a few “teething troubles”, as all five panellists filmed in their homes, the show’s producer has said.
The Virtues star Stephen Graham and The Long Song actress Tamara Lawrance were among the big winners at the Royal Television Society Programme Awards, which were held behind closed doors because of coronavirus.
Stage star Michael Ball says audience members are putting performers in danger with their mobile phone use.
Stage star Michael Ball has said he cannot wait to return to Hairspray – confessing he stole the “boobs” from his last turn in the musical.
Paul Merton has remembered Nicholas Parsons as “one of the kindest and most generous people I ever met”, after his death at 96.
Paul Merton has welcomed diversity in comedy and said wit is not the preserve of one class or race.
Have I Got News For You has poked fun at BBC regulations following the cancellation of an episode featuring Change UK acting leader Heidi Allen.
David Dimbleby asked Stacey Dooley for a “booty call” when the pair appeared on Have I Got News For You.
David Dimbleby has said he did not “let off steam about policies or politicians” while making his Have I Got News For You presenting debut.
Paul Merton has said he still intends to mock Theresa May for her awkward dancing when Have I Got News For You returns next month.
Comedian Paul Merton has said the lack of female MPs acting as guest presenters on Have I Got News For You is because they do not want the job.
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