Russell Howard's Good News is a British comedy and topical news show broadcast on BBC Three. Hosted by comedian Russell Howard, he offers his commentary on the news of the week using mostly clips & standup, but including sketches and guest appearances from people who have been featured in the media recently. It is made by independent production company Avalon Television and produced by Mark Iddon and series produced by Robyn O'Brien.
Russell Howard's Good News Extra (Also shown on BBC3) is an extended version of Good News. Broadcast on Saturday nights, Good News Extra episodes serve as extended, uncut counterparts to those of the regular show. Typically, the episodes last 45 minutes long and feature a guest stand-up comedy act for the final 15 mins of the show.