The Best Episodes of The Graham Norton Show
Last Updated: Jan 29, 2019
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.
#1 - 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.
#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.
#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.
#4 - 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.
#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.
#6 - Ewan McGregor, Chris O'Dowd, Example
Season 9 - Episode 12
Graham is joined by Ewan McGregor, Chris O'Dowd and Example.
#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).
#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.
#9 - Miranda Hart, Jack Whitehall, Adele
Season 9 - Episode 3
Graham is joined by comedian Jack Whitehall and award-winning singer Adele.
#10 - 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.
#11 - 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.
#12 - 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.
#13 - 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.
#14 - Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, Hugh Laurie
Season 9 - Episode 4
Graham Norton chats to Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Hugh Laurie.
#15 - 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.
#16 - 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.
#17 - 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.
#18 - 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.
#19 - 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.
#20 - 50 Cent, Catherine Tate, Jimmy Carr
Season 6 - Episode 10
Graham's guests are American rapper 50 Cent, who talks about his controversial life and new album, and sings Baby By Me; actress Catherine Tate who chats about her comic creations; and suave joke merchant Jimmy Carr, who's in the comedy chair.
#21 - 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.
#22 - 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.
#23 - 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.
#24 - Toni Collette, Billie Piper, Shappi Khorsandi, Scouting For Girls
Season 7 - Episode 2
The award-winning host returns with his anarchic talk show. Expect the unexpected as top celebrity guests join in the fun with Graham and his irrepressible audience. Among Graham's guests are Toni Collette, star of Muriel's Wedding and The Sixth Sense; TV's favourite call-girl, Billie Piper; and chart-topping band Scouting For Girls.
#25 - 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.