Tonightly

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Tonightly
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Created by Objective Productions
Presented by Jason Manford
Starring Andi Osho
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series1
No. of episodes16
Production
Production location(s) The London Studios
Running time30 minutes
Release
Original network Channel 4
Original release1 August (2008-08-01) 
22 August 2008 (2008-08-22)

Tonightly is a British comedy entertainment show presented by comedian Jason Manford. It was part of the Generation Next project on Channel 4 and was shown late evening, every weekday. The series concluded on 22 August 2008. The TNT Show, hosted by Jack Whitehall, was essentially a revamped second series of Tonightly.

Contents

The show

Tonightly featured a variety of new comic performers, providing a daily dose of satirical news, comment and all-round silliness.

Production

Each episode was recorded 2–5 hours before broadcast to ensure the news and discussions were up to date. It was filmed in Studio 3 at The London Studios.


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