The Graham Norton Show will be back on our screens tonight (8th December), with plenty of star-studded fun.


Now in its 31st season, the iconic chat show features a different bunch of famous faces on the famous red sofa each week to discuss their upcoming projects, with previous guests ranging from the likes of Miriam Margolyes to comedian Dawn French.

Last week's show featured a stellar line-up, including Leave the World Behind star Julia Roberts, Wonka actor Timothée Chalamet, Hollywood star Michael Fassbender, comedy legend Jennifer Saunders and sitcom favourite Daisy Haggard.

But who is on the sofa tonight? Here's everything you need to know about The Graham Norton Show's latest set of guests, and when you can watch the show.

Who is on The Graham Norton Show this week?

Paapa Essiedu as George in The Lazarus Project season 2
Paapa Essiedu as George in The Lazarus Project season 2. Sky UK

On Graham Norton's famous red sofa this week is Oscar-winner Julianne Moore, who will be discussing her new Netflix movie May December.

Elsewhere on the sofa is comedian Ricky Gervais, who will be chatting about his forthcoming stand-up special Armageddon, which is set to come to Netflix on 25th December 2023.

Sitting alongside them will be celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, who will be chatting about his latest book 5 Ingredients Mediterranean.

Actor Paapa Essiedu will also be gracing the red sofa and discussing his new festive film Genie, which has landed on Peacock in the US and Sky Cinema and Now in the UK.

The Graham Norton Show airs on Friday 8th December at 10:40pm on BBC One.

Who is the next music act on The Graham Norton Show?

Graham Norton standing in front of a yellow background
Graham Norton. SO Television LTD

Performing on the Graham Norton stage on Friday is none other than Mercury-nominated singer Olivia Dean, who will be performing her single Dive.

Is Graham Norton in the BBC studio?

Graham Norton is once again back on the red sofa in his BBC studio.

His famous Big Red Chair will also be making a return, as audience members share their anecdotes with Norton and the celebrity guests, with the hopes of not being tipped over.

The Graham Norton Show airs on BBC One on Friday 8th December at 10:40pm.

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