Hot Gossip

A celebrity based panel show for Radio 2, hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Each week three professionally witty gossipmongers compete.

There are no teams, it's every man for himself, in rounds designed to unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion.

The questions don't require a factual answer: they simply act as springboards for players to unleash a stream of caustic, witty and occasionally unhinged opinion.

Claudia decides which gossipmonger she deems to be the funniest.

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A celebrity based panel show for Radio 2, hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Each week three professionally witty gossipmongers compete.

There are no teams, it's every man for himself, in rounds designed to unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion.

The questions don't require a factual answer: they simply act as springboards for players to unleash a stream of caustic, witty and occasionally unhinged opinion.

Claudia decides which gossipmonger she deems to be the funniest.

A new celebrity based panel show for Radio 2, hosted by Claudia Winkleman. Each week, three professionally witty, catty, clever gossip mongers compete for the main prize.

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Rufus Hound, George Lamb, Natilie Ames.

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Robin Ince and Sue Perkins are among the witty gossip mongers competing for the main prize.

A new celebrity based panel show for Radio 2, hosted by Claudia Winkleman. 6/6. Robin Ince and Sue Perkins are among the witty gossip mongers competing for the main prize.

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The first programme features the acerbic and occasionally brutal wit of Robin Ince, alongside award-winning British comedian and star of Trigger Happy TV, Dom Joly

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Rufus Hound, Gina Yashere, Sue Perkins and Paul Sinha compete for the title of Hottest Gossip.

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Guest panellists include Rufus Hound, Richard Herring and Jenny Eclair

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Panellists fighting to be the hottest Gossip include Scott Capurro and Will Smith

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Radio 2's Comedy Season launches with the return of Hot Gossip, the irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The first programme of the new series features the acerbic and occasionally brutal wit of Argumental's Rufus Hound; writer and comedian DJ Danny Robbins; and the always sharp, pithy and to the point observations of Mock The Week regular Jo Caulfield.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

Radio 2's Comedy Season continues with documentaries celebrating the Carry On film franchise, as well as the timeless comedic talents of Tommy Cooper, Peter Sellers, Bob Monkhouse and Dave Allen.

Radio 2's Comedy Season launches with the return of the irreverent panel show Hot Gossip.

Radio 2's Comedy Season launches with the return of Hot Gossip, the irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The first programme of the new series features the acerbic and occasionally brutal wit of Argumental's Rufus Hound; writer and comedian DJ Danny Robbins; and the always sharp, pithy and to the point observations of Mock The Week regular Jo Caulfield.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

Radio 2's Comedy Season continues with documentaries celebrating the Carry On film franchise, as well as the timeless comedic talents of Tommy Cooper, Peter Sellers, Bob Monkhouse and Dave Allen.

Radio 2's Comedy Season launches with the return of the irreverent panel show Hot Gossip.

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The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman returns. Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The second programme of the new series features features the award-winning, frenetic funny-man Mark Watson; Stratford comedienne, actress and writer Andi Osho; and the man known by most as "The Other Will Smith", Will Smith. There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman returns.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The second programme of the new series features features the award-winning, frenetic funny-man Mark Watson; Stratford comedienne, actress and writer Andi Osho; and the man known by most as "The Other Will Smith", Will Smith.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman returns.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The second programme of the new series features features the award-winning, frenetic funny-man Mark Watson; Stratford comedienne, actress and writer Andi Osho; and the man known by most as "The Other Will Smith", Will Smith.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

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Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show. Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The third programme of the new series features the award-winning comic and author Robin Ince, alongside Sarah Millican who's off to the Edinburgh Fringe festival this year and is one of the few comedians to have a section on her website devoted to puddings. Comedian Stephen Grant completes the line-up.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The third programme of the new series features the award-winning comic and author Robin Ince, alongside Sarah Millican who's off to the Edinburgh Fringe festival this year and is one of the few comedians to have a section on her website devoted to puddings.

Comedian Stephen Grant completes the line-up.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The third programme of the new series features the award-winning comic and author Robin Ince, alongside Sarah Millican who's off to the Edinburgh Fringe festival this year and is one of the few comedians to have a section on her website devoted to puddings.

Comedian Stephen Grant completes the line-up.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they unleash a torrent of celebrity-fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman

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Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show. Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The fourth programme features the original Grumpy Old Woman, comedienne and novelist Jenny Eclair; and fresh from his radio series ' What's the Chance ?', Micky Flanagan. The award-winning stand-up and Mock the Week panellist Andrew Maxwell completes the trio.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The fourth programme features the original Grumpy Old Woman, comedienne and novelist Jenny Eclair; and fresh from his radio series ' What's the Chance ?', Micky Flanagan.

The award-winning stand-up and Mock the Week panellist Andrew Maxwell completes the trio.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The fourth programme features the original Grumpy Old Woman, comedienne and novelist Jenny Eclair; and fresh from his radio series ' What's the Chance ?', Micky Flanagan.

The award-winning stand-up and Mock the Week panellist Andrew Maxwell completes the trio.

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Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show. Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most 'important' celebrity news.

The penultimate programme of the series features the Argumental team captain and Let's Dance champion, Rufus Hound.

The irreverent comedy panel show hosted by Claudia Winkleman.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most 'important' celebrity news.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Once again it unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most 'important' celebrity news.

The penultimate programme of the series features the Argumental team captain and Let's Dance champion, Rufus Hound

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Claudia Winkleman hosts the irreverent comedy panel show which unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The final programme of the series features Jenny Eclair, Rhys Thomas and Ben Miller, one half of Armstrong and Miller, and possibly the only comic with a PhD in Quantum Physics from Cambridge.

Claudia Winkleman hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show.

Claudia Winkleman hosts the irreverent comedy panel show which unleashes UK comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns, for a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

The final programme of the series features Jenny Eclair, Rhys Thomas and Ben Miller, one half of Armstrong and Miller, and possibly the only comic with a PhD in Quantum Physics from Cambridge.

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Hot Gossip, Radio 2's comedy panel show and the scourge of celebrity, is back for a fourth series.

Hosted by Sara Cox, the series unleashes comics and commentators into the silicon-filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns to offer their unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as they deliver a torrent of celebrity fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Where's My Line, Three In A Bed and Ask A Stupid Question. The contestants in the first programme are Jenny Éclair, Nick Hancock and Will Smith.

Sara Cox hosts a fourth series of Radio 2's topical and celebrity-based panel show.

Sara Cox steps in to host the show in place of a pregnant Claudia Winkleman and this week she's joined by the comedians Jenny Éclair, Nick Hancock and Will Smith

Sara Cox steps in to host the show in place of a pregnant Claudia Winkleman and this week she's joined by the comedians Jenny Éclair, Nick Hancock and Will Smith

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Hot Gossip, Radio 2's comedy panel show and the scourge of celebrity, is back for a fourth series.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as three contestants deliver a torrent of celebrity fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Where's My Line, Three in a Bed and Ask a Stupid Question.

Sara Cox steps in to host the show in place of a pregnant Claudia Winkleman and this week she's joined by the comedians Jenny Éclair, Nick Hancock and Will Smith.

Sara Cox hosts a fourth series of Radio 2's topical and celebrity-based panel show.

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Sara Cox hosts Radio 2's irreverent comedy panel show which enters the silicon filled world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns to offer a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as three contestants deliver a torrent of celebrity fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Where's My Line, Three in a Bed and Ask a Stupid Question.

This week, Sara's joined by three comedians turned gossip mongers; the smooth and sensational Stephen K Amos, the sardonic and sharp-witted Simon Evans and the superb Andi Osho.

Topical showbiz panel show, with Sara Cox, Stephen K Amos, Simon Evans and Andi Osho.

This week, Sara's joined by three comedians turned gossip mongers; the smooth and sensational Stephen K Amos, the sardonic and sharp-witted Simon Evans and the superb Andi Osho

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final series of Radio 2's celebrity based panel show which unleashes the comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

The second programme features a master of observational comedy, Jason Manford; the brilliantly deadpan Ava Vidal; and irrepressible Dublin comic and veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe, Jason Byrne.

Claudia is joined by guest panellists Jason Manford, Ava Vidal and Jason Byrne.

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Sara Cox hosts the topical celebrity-based panel show.

Topical showbiz panel show, with Sara Cox.

Iain Lee, Shappi Khorsandi, Kevin Day

Iain Lee, Shappi Khorsandi, Kevin Day

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final series of Radio 2's celebrity based panel show which unleashes the comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

This week's panellists are the BAFTA award-winning and unfailingly topical Andrew Maxwell, actress and comedian Katy Brand, and just as he comes to the end of his Request Stops tour of the UK, Bristol's Mark Watson.

Claudia Winkleman presides over a panel of Andrew Maxwell, Katy Brand and Mark Watson.

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Celebrities of the world be warned: Hot Gossip is back, hosted by the highly opinionated Sara Cox

The scourge of celebrities everywhere, Hot Gossip, will be sneaking behind the super injunctions into the silicon stuffed world of glossy magazines and showbiz columns to offer a unique take on the week's most "important" celebrity news.

There are no teams, it's everyone for themselves, as three contestants deliver a torrent of celebrity fuelled opinion and navigate their way through regular rounds including Where's My Line, Three in a Bed and Ask a Stupid Question. Already confirmed to join Sara this week is the wonderfully mischievous Andrew Maxwell.

Topical showbiz panel show, with Sara Cox and Andrew Maxwell.

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final episode of Radio 2's panel show which unleashes comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

There are no teams, it's every man for himself, and this week's competitors are The Infinite Monkey Cage's Robin Ince; Jenny Éclair, who was the first ever female winner of the Edinburgh Comedy Award; and the talented Russell Kane, who won it in 2010.

Claudia Winkleman hosts and is joined by Robin Ince, Jenny Éclair and Russell Kane.

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Already confirmed to join Sara this week is the wonderfully mischievous Andrew Maxwell.

Rob Deering, Lucy Porter

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Claudia Winkleman is back, and the first programme of the new series hits the ground running with Nick Hancock, Dom Joly and Jo Caulfield

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final series of Radio 2's celebrity based panel show which unleashes the comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

The second programme features a master of observational comedy, Jason Manford; the brilliantly deadpan Ava Vidal; and irrepressible Dublin comic and veteran of the Edinburgh Fringe, Jason Byrne

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final series of Radio 2's celebrity based panel show which unleashes the comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

This week's panellists are the BAFTA award-winning and unfailingly topical Andrew Maxwell, actress and comedian Katy Brand, and just as he comes to the end of his Request Stops tour of the UK, Bristol's Mark Watson.

Claudia Winkleman presides over a panel of Andrew Maxwell, Katy Brand and Mark Watson

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Claudia Winkleman returns to host the final episode of Radio 2's panel show which unleashes comics and commentators into the silicon filled world of gossip magazines and showbiz columns.

There are no teams, it's every man for himself, and this week's competitors are The Infinite Monkey Cage's Robin Ince; Jenny Éclair, who was the first ever female winner of the Edinburgh Comedy Award; and the talented Russell Kane, who won it in 2010.

Claudia Winkleman hosts and is joined by Robin Ince, Jenny Éclair and Russell Kane