“Our first guest is the amazing host of Last Week Tonight, John Oliver. Is there something you wish you could ask him? Well, now here’s your chance.”
Russell’s rescheduled world stand-up tour, Respite, begins February 25.
His career began at BBC Radio 1, when he was commissioned to write, sing and perform on the comedy series The Milk Run.
He has gone on to front his own shows and appeared on the likes of Michael McIntyre’s Big Show, Room 101 and The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.