The host welcomes Pirates and Lord of the Rings star Orlando Bloom, to discuss West End production Killer Joe, in which he plays a cop who moonlights as a hugger-for-hire. Comedy actor Stephen Merchant talks about voicing new animation Sherlock Gnomes, and SuRie performs the UK's Eurovision entry, Storm. Plus, another bunch of intrepid audience members recounts an anecdote from the dreaded red chair.
Graham Norton returns to the format he's most comfortable with since his Channel 4 days, briefly on BBC2 and now on prime time BBC1. Each week celebrity guest(s) join Graham 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. Throughout series one the show was recorded on the Wednesday at 7pm before it's transmission at 10pm on the Thursday.
The Graham Norton Show - Orlando Bloom, Stephen Merchant, SuRie Synopsis and Schedule