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* ArentYouGoingToRavishMe: After noticing James Corden had been flirting with both Creator/JessicaBiel and Creator/BradleyCooper, Sarah Millican had this to say.
-->"I've just realised I'm the only one on this couch you haven't hit on. Do something now!"

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* ArentYouGoingToRavishMe: After noticing James Corden had been flirting with both Creator/JessicaBiel and Creator/BradleyCooper, Sarah Millican had this to say.
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-->"I've just realised I'm the only one on this couch you haven't hit on. Do something now!"''now''!"



** The "Story in the Red Chair" at the end of each episode, where a few members of the audience sit in the eponymous chair backstage, telling an embarrassing story about themselves to Graham and the guests through his computer screen. If the story is good, they are allowed to walk off but if it is bad or boring, Graham pulls a lever beside him and they are tossed backwards.
** When Creator/AndrewGarfield, Creator/EmmaStone and Creator/JamieFoxx appeared to promote ''Film/TheAmazingSpiderMan2'' - Graham got several members to demonstrate their 'special abilities'.

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** The "Story in the Red Chair" at the end of each episode, where a few members of the audience sit in the eponymous chair backstage, telling an embarrassing story about themselves to Graham and the guests through his computer screen. If the story is good, they are allowed to walk off but if it is bad or boring, Graham pulls a lever beside him and they are tossed backwards.
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** When Creator/AndrewGarfield, Creator/EmmaStone Creator/EmmaStone, and Creator/JamieFoxx appeared to promote ''Film/TheAmazingSpiderMan2'' - Graham got several members to demonstrate their 'special abilities'.



* BigEater: Creator/JessicaBiel confessed to being one. She was on a strict diet for ''Total Recall'' but [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vy1MsAStb1M on her cheat day]], happily describes herself as getting twenty four donuts from Dunkin' Donuts along with two large pizzas - and stuffing her face completely.

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* BigEater: Creator/JessicaBiel confessed to being one. She was on a strict diet for ''Total Recall'' but [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vy1MsAStb1M on her cheat day]], happily describes herself as getting twenty four twenty-four donuts from Dunkin' Donuts along with two large pizzas - and stuffing her face completely.



** Crossover example: Creator/CharlieHunnam told a story on Series/JimmyKimmelLive (to substitute host Creator/KristenBell) about how he was asked by the most popular girl in his school to be her prom date, much to his excitement. But then one day before the prom, she told him she was only joking, and ended up going with another man instead. He ended up having to go alone, but his sweet mom offered to come with him. A week or so after telling this story on that show, he appears on The Graham Norton Show, and when they get to the Red Chair, one of the first people on the chair is a man named Sebastian, who tells a similar story of asking a girl out to the prom, not realizing she was going with someone else - that someone else was Charlie. The penny then dropped for Charlie, much to his amusement and everyone else's.

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** Crossover example: Creator/CharlieHunnam told a story on Series/JimmyKimmelLive (to substitute host Creator/KristenBell) about how he was asked by the most popular girl in his school to be her prom date, much to his excitement. But then one day before the prom, she told him she was only joking, joking and ended up going with another man instead. He ended up having to go alone, but his sweet mom offered to come with him. A week or so after telling this story on that show, he appears on The Graham Norton Show, and when they get to the Red Chair, one of the first people on the chair is a man named Sebastian, who tells a similar story of asking a girl out to the prom, not realizing she was going with someone else - that someone else was Charlie. The penny then dropped for Charlie, much to his amusement and everyone else's.



** Kim Catrall shows that she can slip into a Liverpool accent quite easily - since she has family from there.

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** Kim Catrall Cattrall shows that she can slip into a Liverpool accent quite easily - since she has family from there.



* EvenTheGuysWantHim: James Corden describes his bromance with David Beckham as this. Apparently his girlfriend can tell when David sends him a text, from the giddy smile on his face. He also told Creator/BradleyCooper "you're fit" to his face, assuring him he was sexier than Creator/RyanGosling.

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* EvenTheGuysWantHim: James Corden describes his bromance with David Beckham as this. Apparently Apparently, his girlfriend can tell when David sends him a text, from the giddy smile on his face. He also told Creator/BradleyCooper "you're fit" to his face, assuring him he was sexier than Creator/RyanGosling.



** Creator/RebelWilson is trained in how to use nunchuks.

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** Creator/RebelWilson is trained in how to use nunchuks.nunchucks.



* InsultBackfire: On an episode with Creator/MilaKunis, Creator/JudeLaw, Dame Creator/JudiDench and Olly Murs, Graham pulled up an tweet old Olly's - asking which celebrity he'd love to have babies with...and it was Mila Kunis. Olly buries his face in his hands, but Mila coos and says she's flattered.

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* InsultBackfire: On an episode with Creator/MilaKunis, Creator/JudeLaw, Dame Creator/JudiDench and Olly Murs, Graham pulled up an old tweet old of Olly's - asking which celebrity he'd love to have babies with...and it was Mila Kunis. Olly buries his face in his hands, but Mila coos and says she's flattered.



'''Creator/MattLeBlanc:''' Then I can really see [[CatchPhrase how you're doin]].
** Also acknowledging Creator/BryanCranston's past of working for a dating agency. Graham even got the three guests to put out their own entendre-heavy dating videos, as shown in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsEPGc72Iuk this clip]]:

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'''Creator/MattLeBlanc:''' Then I can really see [[CatchPhrase how you're doin]].
doin']].
** Also acknowledging Creator/BryanCranston's past career of working for a dating agency. Graham even got the three guests to put out their own entendre-heavy dating videos, as shown in [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsEPGc72Iuk this clip]]:



** The aforementioned panel of Creator/MattDamon, Creator/BillMurray and Hugh Bonneville could also count.

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** The aforementioned panel of Creator/MattDamon, Creator/BillMurray Creator/BillMurray, and Hugh Bonneville could also count.



** In a unique case of the entire guest lineup actually managing to do this (precisely because of their disparate work mixed with mutual SelfDeprecation): Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger, Creator/EmiliaClarke, Creator/JakeGyllenhaal and Creator/CaraDelevingne.

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** In a unique case of the entire guest lineup actually managing to do this (precisely because of their disparate work mixed with mutual SelfDeprecation): Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger, Creator/EmiliaClarke, Creator/JakeGyllenhaal Creator/JakeGyllenhaal, and Creator/CaraDelevingne.



** Music/MichaelBuble, Creator/CareyMulligan and Creator/TaronEgerton, all bound by their vocal talents - to the point to where Michael even excitingly, yet jokingly (we assume) said that they should form a band. This relationship blossomed further once Sir Creator/IanMcKellen came on later in the show, wanting in on this band idea. Additionally, this was Michael's first appearance on the show since a nearly-tragic family emergency made him take a break from the industry for a year, and gushed to Graham about how much he loved the show and being on with all these celebrities, continuing to gush over everyone on the couch.

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** Music/MichaelBuble, Creator/CareyMulligan Creator/CareyMulligan, and Creator/TaronEgerton, all bound by their vocal talents - to the point to where Michael even excitingly, yet jokingly (we assume) said that they should form a band. This relationship blossomed further once Sir Creator/IanMcKellen came on later in the show, wanting in on this band idea. Additionally, this was Michael's first appearance on the show since a nearly-tragic family emergency made him take a break from the industry for a year, and gushed to Graham about how much he loved the show and being on with all these celebrities, continuing to gush over everyone on the couch.



** Creator/EmiliaClarke, being of the generation that grew up with ''Series/{{Friends}}'', was so excited to be sitting next to Creator/MattLeBlanc on the couch and asked if he could say his CatchPhrase for her. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAzZuf8UgRo She was reduced to giggles]] when he asked "How y'doin'?".

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** Creator/EmiliaClarke, being of the generation that grew up with ''Series/{{Friends}}'', was so excited to be sitting next to Creator/MattLeBlanc on the couch and asked if he could say his CatchPhrase for her. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAzZuf8UgRo She was reduced to giggles]] when he asked asked: "How y'doin'?".


** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Drumpf.

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** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Drumpf.UsefulNotes/DonaldTrump.

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** Music/MichaelBuble, Creator/CareyMulligan and Creator/TaronEgerton, all bound by their vocal talents - to the point to where Michael even excitingly, yet jokingly (we assume) said that they should form a band. This relationship blossomed further once Sir Creator/IanMcKellen came on later in the show, wanting in on this band idea. Additionally, this was Michael's first appearance on the show since a nearly-tragic family emergency made him take a break from the industry for a year, and gushed to Graham about how much he loved the show and being on with all these celebrities, continuing to gush over everyone on the couch.


** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Trump.

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** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Trump.Drumpf.



** As mentioned, ''literally any time John Bishop is on the show.''

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** As mentioned, ''literally any time John Bishop is on the show.'''' To the point to where in one episode with him, Creator/MatthewFox and Creator/DianeKruger, this happened.
-->'''John Bishop:''' I was talkin' backstage to Matthew about coming to [[OopNorth Liverpool]], and it's one of those things that, y'know, if you have an accent, probably don't realize, because you lived - and it might be the same in Germany, but geographically it can't be in America - [[SmartPeopleSpeakTheQueensEnglish we have different accents very, very close to each other all over England, isn't it? All over Britain, it's very, very different accents, mainly because if people speak different than you, it gives you a reason to hate them.]]
-->'''Diane Kruger:''' But could you do an English accent?
-->'''John Bishop:''' ''[[OopNorth Could I do an English accent?]]''
-->'''Graham Norton:''' Imagine you were from England...
-->'''John Bishop:''' A German with an American accent, that just puts you in your place, doesn't it? I - let me see... (puts on a [[IAmVeryBritish posh]] tone) I could try to speak with an English accent, yes, and I think if I really put some effort into it, and really ''[[PunctuatedForEmphasis open]]'' my mouth, the problem is-
-->'''Diane Kruger:''': [[QuintessentialBritishGentleman He sounds like Prince Charles!]]
-->'''John Bishop:''' I know, well, my mouth is unfortunately filled with [[BritishTeeth massive teeth]] and a huge tongue. Which makes it difficult to ''[[PunctuatedForEmphasis vocalize]]'' in the way that other people with small teeth do.


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** Creator/LilyTomlin admitted she couldn't understand most of Scottish comedian Kevin Bridges' stories due to his thick Scottish accent - and to a lesser extent, neither could Creator/ChrisHemsworth. Creator/RonHoward, who was also on the couch, seemed to understand him.


** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Drumpf.

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** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Drumpf.Trump.


** An episode with Matt Smith had a man in the Red Chair also named Matt, who as another guest put it "looks more like you than you do."

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** An episode with Matt Smith Creator/MattSmith had a man in the Red Chair also named Matt, who as another guest Creator/JimmyCarr put it "looks more like you than you do."


** Music/KatyPerry and James Corden.

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** Music/KatyPerry and James Corden.Creator/JamesCorden.

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** Sara (without an H) Pascoe told a story about a woman named Sarah (with an H) Pascoe who kept getting abuse on Twitter from her detractors thinking that she was Sara, and so that Sarah had to change her bio to "not the one who was shit on Live at The Apollo".


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** As mentioned, ''literally any time John Bishop is on the show.''


** Crossover example: Creator/CharlieHunnam told a story on Series/JimmyKimmelLive (to substitute host Creator/KristenBell) about how he was asked by the most popular girl in his school to be her prom date, much to his excitement. But then one day before the prom, she told him she was only joking, and ended up going with another man instead. He ended up having to go alone, but his sweet mom offered to come with him. A week or so after telling this story on that show, he appears on The Graham Norton Show, and when they get to the Red Chair, one of the first people on the chair is a man named Sebastian, who tells a similar story of asking a girl out to the prom, not realizing she was going with someone else - that someone else was Charlie. The penny then dropped for Charlie, much to his amusement and everyone else's.
--->'''Charlie Hunnam''': Sebastian Lippiatt! YOU DIRTY BASTARD!



** ''Literally any time John Bishop is on.''



** Kim Cattral shows that she can slip into a Liverpool accent quite easily - since she has family from there.

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** Kim Cattral Catrall shows that she can slip into a Liverpool accent quite easily - since she has family from there.


** When Creator/JenniferAniston guest starred, Graham casually said "so no one told you life was gonna be this way" and [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsXXGwspfNk the crowd did the synchronized clap]] from the ''{{Series/Friends}}'' theme song. Jennifer was [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments genuinely moved by the gesture]]. And they did it whenever someone else said that line throughout the episode.

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** When Creator/JenniferAniston guest starred, Graham casually said "so no one told you life was gonna be this way" and [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PsXXGwspfNk the crowd did the synchronized clap]] from the ''{{Series/Friends}}'' theme song. Jennifer was [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments genuinely moved by the gesture]]. And they did it whenever someone else said that line throughout the episode. This gag was brought back for Creator/MatthewPerry's appearance on the show two years later (albeit only in the cold open).



** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Trump.

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** When promoting ''Film/XMenApocalypse'', Creator/JenniferLawrence and Creator/JamesMcAvoy came on clearly loaded. Jennifer even made a not-so-subtle TakeThat to Donald Trump.Drumpf.


** Graham and Creator/RobertDeNiro. De Niro enjoys being on the show enough to have made three appearances over the years [[ReclusiveArtist despite disliking going on chat shows]]. He continues to be as reticent as ever, but Graham's gotten him to open up more than any other chat show host by making sure that the panels are loaded with people De Niro's worked with who can prod him to tell stories of their past projects.

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** Graham and Creator/RobertDeNiro. De Niro enjoys being on the show enough to have made three multiple appearances over the years [[ReclusiveArtist despite disliking going on chat shows]]. He continues to be as reticent as ever, but Graham's gotten him to open up more than any other chat show host by making sure that the panels are loaded with people De Niro's worked with who can prod him to tell stories of their past projects.

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** Kim Cattral shows that she can slip into a Liverpool accent quite easily - since she has family from there.


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* ContrivedCoincidence: One Red Chair guest was flipped for claiming that Czech women had a tradition called 'Whipping Day'. Literally the next person on was a Czech woman - who [[AluminumChristmasTrees confirmed the story]].

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** Music/EdSheeran himself, when he appears on the show, also addressed this--claiming that he has had no shortage of fans "thanking" him for either being asked out or getting laid by women for being mistaken for him. And then, the other similarly-looking ginger on the couch, comedian Josh Widdecombe, laments all he got for it was mistaken abuse directed for Ed.


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** When Creator/BryceDallasHoward and Creator/ThandieNewton appeared together, they related how they tend to get mistaken frequently for Creator/JessicaChastain and Creator/ZoeSaldana, respectively. (Howard even suggests this is OlderThanTheyThink--in that apparently, her and Chastain share many acquaintances who even tend to mistake them ''even before'' they got to Hollywood.)


* SeparatedByACommonLanguage:

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* SeparatedByACommonLanguage: Due to Graham often mixing American and UK performers together, this happens frequently. For example:


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** A variant of this often occurs when an American celebrity appears with UK celebrities from popular franchises that they are not familiar with. (For example, when Creator/KarenGillan appeared alongside Music/JenniferLopez, Lopez appeared confused by some of the discussion related to Gillan's series, ''Series/DoctorWho'', which she was unfamiliar with, forcing Graham to explain a few things.)


* {{Acrofatic}}: Rebel Wilson discusses her martial arts training, and Graham and the other guests watch in awe as she does a nunchuck routine.

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* {{Acrofatic}}: Rebel Wilson Creator/RebelWilson discusses her martial arts training, and Graham and the other guests watch in awe as she does a nunchuck routine.

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