The Best Episodes of The Graham Norton Show

Last Updated: Nov 8, 2018

Each week celebrity guests join Graham Norton to discuss what's being going on around the world that week. The guests poke fun and share their opinions on the main news stories that have happened. Graham is often joined by a band or artist to play the show out with.

John Cusack, Goldie Hawn and Kasabian

#1 - John Cusack, Goldie Hawn and Kasabian

Season 10 - Episode 17

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Joining Graham on his sofa are actor John Cusack, talking about his new film The Raven; Hollywood star Goldie Hawn; and Kasabian, performing the single Goodbye Kiss.

star 10.00
1 votes
Dame Judi Dench, Dev Patel and Will Young

#2 - Dame Judi Dench, Dev Patel and Will Young

Season 10 - Episode 14

In a very rare chat show appearance, Dame Judi Dench joins Graham on this sofa to talk about her new movie The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Also joing Graham is the star of Slumdog Millionaire, Dev Patel, plus there is music from platinum-selling popstar Will Young.

star 10.00
1 votes
Mark Wahlberg, Minnie Driver, Mark Watson and Christina Perri

#3 - Mark Wahlberg, Minnie Driver, Mark Watson and Christina Perri

Season 10 - Episode 16

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Joining Graham on his sofa are Hollywood star Mark Wahlberg, currently starring in new film Contraband; actress Minnie Driver; comedian Mark Watson; and Christina Perri, singing Jar of Hearts.

star 10.00
1 votes
Johnny Knoxville, Joan Rivers, Catherine Tate, The Pet Shop Boys

#4 - Johnny Knoxville, Joan Rivers, Catherine Tate, The Pet Shop Boys

Season 8 - Episode 3

Graham is joined by Hollywood hell-raiser Johnny Knoxville to talk about Jackass 3D; veteran comedienne Joan Rivers, who talks about having a year of her life documented in the award-winning Joan Rivers: a Piece of Work; and everyone's favourite 'Nan', actress Catherine Tate. Plus the Pet Shop Boys chat and perform one of their greatest hits.

star 10.00
1 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Damian Lewis, Gerard Depardieu, Dominic West and Olly Murs

#5 - Damian Lewis, Gerard Depardieu, Dominic West and Olly Murs

Season 10 - Episode 18

Graham is joined on the sofa by the star of this season's hottest TV drama, Homeland, Damian Lewis; French acting legend Gerard Depardieu; The Wire and The Hour star Dominic West; and pop star Olly Murs, who also performs the single Oh My Goodness.

star 10.00
1 votes
Ewan McGregor, Chris O'Dowd, Example

#6 - Ewan McGregor, Chris O'Dowd, Example

Season 9 - Episode 12

Graham is joined by Ewan McGregor, Chris O'Dowd and Example.

star 9.38
8 votes
Colin Farrell, Daniel Radcliffe, Rhod Gilbert, Rihanna

#7 - Colin Farrell, Daniel Radcliffe, Rhod Gilbert, Rihanna

Season 8 - Episode 4

Graham is joined by Hollywood heart-throb Colin Farrell, in his first visit to Graham's sofa; actor Daniel Radcliffe, talking about his new movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and about life after Harry; top Welsh comedian Rhod Gilbert; and R&B star Rihanna, chatting and singing her new single Only Girl (In the World).

star 9.22
9 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Kate Hudson, Russel Kane, Tinie Tempah

#8 - Kate Hudson, Russel Kane, Tinie Tempah

Season 8 - Episode 14

Graham is joined on the sofa by Hollywood star Kate Hudson, who talks about pregnancy, engagement rumours and her new film A Little Bit of Heaven; award-winning comedian Russell Kane; and multi-Brits-nominated Tinie Tempah, who chats and performs Wonderman.

star 9.20
5 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Matt Smith

#9 - Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Matt Smith

Season 8 - Episode 9

Graham's Christmas list includes funnymen Matt Lucas and David Walliams, and The Doctor himself - Matt Smith.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Barry Manilow, Katherine Jenkins, Sean Lock, Ann Widdecombe, KT Tunstall

#10 - Barry Manilow, Katherine Jenkins, Sean Lock, Ann Widdecombe, KT Tunstall

Season 8 - Episode 7

Graham is joined by music legend Barry Manilow, classical superstar Katherine Jenkins, comedian Sean Lock and hotfoot from Strictly, the Dancing Queen herself, Ann Widdecombe. Plus music from Scottish songstress KT Tunstall.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Orlando Bloom, Samantha Morton

#11 - Orlando Bloom, Samantha Morton

Season 1 - Episode 2

Graham talks about this weeks gossip with Lord Of The Rings star Orlando Bloom and 2 time Oscar nominated film actress Samantha Morton.

star 9.00
3 votes
Reese Witherspoon, Reginald D Hunter and Alex Kingston

#12 - Reese Witherspoon, Reginald D Hunter and Alex Kingston

Season 10 - Episode 13

Among the guests on Graham's sofa are Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon, who discusses her new film This Means War; comedian Reginald D Hunter; and Doctor Who and Upstairs Downstairs star, Alex Kingston. Plus there is music from indie band the Musgraves.

star 9.00
1 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Liam Neeson, Patrick Stewart and Alan Davies

#13 - Liam Neeson, Patrick Stewart and Alan Davies

Season 10 - Episode 12

Joining Graham on the sofa are Hollywood great Liam Neeson, currently starring in The Grey; comedian Alan Davies; Star Trekking thespian Sir Patrick Stewart; and rising star Ed Sheeran, who performs his new single, Drunk.

star 9.00
1 votes
David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Jon Richardson, Josh Groban

#14 - David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Jon Richardson, Josh Groban

Season 9 - Episode 1

Graham is joined by David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Jon Richardson and Josh Groban.

star 9.00
5 votes
Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Laurie

#15 - Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Laurie

Season 9 - Episode 4

Graham Norton chats to Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Hugh Laurie.

star 9.00
1 votes
Jack Dee, James McAvoy, Liza Minnelli

#16 - Jack Dee, James McAvoy, Liza Minnelli

Season 9 - Episode 8

Graham is joined by acclaimed comedian Jack Dee; British actor-turned-Hollywood star, James McAvoy, starring in X-Men: First Class; and the legendary Liza Minnelli, who chats about her extraordinary life and career, and performs live in the studio.

star 9.00
4 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
David Tennant, Johnny Vegas, Alison Moyet

#17 - David Tennant, Johnny Vegas, Alison Moyet

Season 6 - Episode 6

Actor David Tennant talks about his final appearance as Doctor Who, hilariously unpredictable star of Benidorm Johnny Vegas takes the comedy chair and singer Alison Moyet chats about 25 years of hits and sings All Cried Out.

star 8.83
6 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Katy Perry, Ross Noble and Cheryl Cole

#18 - Katy Perry, Ross Noble and Cheryl Cole

Season 11 - Episode 9

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Among the guests on Graham's sofa are America's pop queen, Katy Perry; comedian Ross Noble; and national sweetheart Cheryl Cole, who also performs Call My Name.

star 8.80
10 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
James McAvoy, John Bishop and Arctic Monkeys

#19 - James McAvoy, John Bishop and Arctic Monkeys

Season 10 - Episode 2

Graham is joined on the show by James McAvoy, John Bishop and the Arctic Monkeys.

star 8.78
9 votes
Jon Hamm, Charlize Theron, Steve Coogan and Rumer

#20 - Jon Hamm, Charlize Theron, Steve Coogan and Rumer

Season 11 - Episode 8

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Among the guests on Graham's sofa are Mad Men's Don Draper himself, Jon Hamm; Hollywood star Charlize Theron, currently starring in Alien prequel Prometheus; and Alan Partridge's alter-ego Steve Coogan.

star 8.75
8 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Elijah Wood, Kim Cattrall, Heloise, The Savoir Faire

#21 - Elijah Wood, Kim Cattrall, Heloise, The Savoir Faire

Season 1 - Episode 1

Graham Norton talks to Lord of The Rings actor Elijah Wood and Sex and the City actress Kim Cattrall, who talks about the ongoing Sex and the City movie rumour. Plus there's a exclusive performance from Elijah Wood's new signing Heloise and the Savoir Faire.

star 8.75
4 votes
Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Rob Lowe, Alex Kingston, Aloe Blacc

#22 - Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Rob Lowe, Alex Kingston, Aloe Blacc

Season 9 - Episode 7

Unique talk show with award-winning host, Graham Norton. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Graham is joined by Hollywood stars Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms, in the studio to talk about their new Hangover movie; heartthrob actor Rob Lowe, who discusses his autobiography, Stories I Only Tell My Friends; and actress Alex Kingston, currently starring as River Song in Doctor Who. Plus there's music from rising star Aloe Blacc.

star 8.67
3 votes
Stanley Tucci, Miriam Margolyes, Jimmy Carr, Bruno Mars

#23 - Stanley Tucci, Miriam Margolyes, Jimmy Carr, Bruno Mars

Season 8 - Episode 19

Graham is joined by Oscar-nominated actor Stanley Tucci, star of The Devil Wears Prada, The Lovely Bones and the forthcoming Captain America; joke merchant Jimmy Carr; irrepressible Harry Potter star Miriam Margolyes; and multi-Grammy nominated Bruno Mars, who chats and performs Grenade.

star 8.67
3 votes
Vince Vaughn, Sarah Millican, Diddy

#24 - Vince Vaughn, Sarah Millican, Diddy

Season 8 - Episode 13

The award-winning host continues his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Vince Vaughn talks about his new movie The Dilemma, and hot comic Sarah Millican is also on the sofa. Plus actor, designer and music superstar Diddy chats and performs live in the studio.

star 8.67
3 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers:
Kate Winslet, Jamie Bell, Rob Brydon and Noah and the Whale

#25 - Kate Winslet, Jamie Bell, Rob Brydon and Noah and the Whale

Season 10 - Episode 1

New series. Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet talks about her successful career and latest film Contagion. Comedian Rob Brydon drops by for a chat and Jamie Bell discusses providing the voice of Tintin in the new Steven Spielberg movie. Plus, indie band Noah and the Whale perform Life Goes On.

star 8.67
9 votes
Directors: Steve Smith
Writers: