Who's on Have I Got News For You tonight? 2020 series back with these guests

Have I Got News For You? line up and start time tonight (December 18) and episodes to watch online

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Have I Got News For You returns to TV tonight with its 30th anniversary series.

Episode 11 (18 December) of the new series of Have I Got News For You will be a 2020 special.


A compilation of the popular news quiz will look back at the big news of 2020. With team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop and a variety of guest hosts and panellists.

Have I Got News For You, Series 60, returns to BBC One on Friday 18 December at 9PM.

The new series will see a return to the studio, following Series 59’s virtual set up, where the panellists filmed from each of their respective homes throughout lockdown. With new restrictions, the show will film with a virtual audience.

See the full list of episodes from HIGNFY Series 60 below...

Have I Got News For You 2020 episodes - Series 60

Please note that information about future episodes are subject to change.


Episode 1 (October 2) Guest host Damian Lewis with comedian Chris McCausland and journalist Katy Balls

Episode 2 (October 9) Sees host Adil Ray joined by guest panellists comedian Kiri Pritchard-McLean and politician Nicky Morgan.

Episode 3 (October 16) Host Stephen Mangan will be joined by comedian Janey Godley and artist Grayson Perry.

Episode 4 (October 23) Team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined by guest host Jennifer Saunders and panellists Matt Forde and Ayesha Hazarika.

Episode 5 (October 30) Guest host Steph McGovern is joined by panellists Miles Jupp and Baroness Warsi.

Episode 6 (November 6) Richard Ayoade guests hosts with panellists Roisin Conaty and Armando Iannucci

No Episode (November 13) Due to Children In Need there is no episode this week

Episode 7 (November 20) Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts with and panellists Joan Bakewell and Fin Taylor.


Episode 8 (November 27) Guest host Jo Brand is joined by panellists Reginald D Hunter and Charlene White.

Episode 9 (December 4) Alexander Armstrong is the week's guest host, joined by Dr Hannah Fry and Phil Wang

Episode 10 (December 11) Guest host Romesh Ranganathan with guests to be confirmed.

Watch Have I Got News For You online

The new series will run weekly on Friday nights from October 2 across 10 weeks, with the extended repeats, Have I Got A Bit More News For You.


You can stream and watch episodes online for free via the BBC iPlayer.


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