Marlon Davis: Once Upon A Grime

Marlon Davis: Once Upon A Grime. Marlon Davis. Copyright: Channel X North / Baby Cow Productions.

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Stand-up show starring Marlon Davis performed on the following days in August 2014...

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Hotly anticipated follow-up to 2013's cult stand-up show. Rising star Marlon Davis (as seen on BBC3's Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live, Comedy Store for Comedy Central and ITV2's Fake Reaction) returns to Edinburgh with more hilarious tales and mischievousness. 'A compelling storyteller whose anecdotes carry the elusive stamp of urban authenticity' (Scotsman). **** (ThreeWeeks). **** (

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Fresh from a successful run at London's Soho Theatre, Marlon Davis returns to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with more hilarious tales and mischievousness in his hotly anticipated follow up to his 2013 Fringe show. Catch Marlon performing Once Upon A Grime nightly at the Assembly George Square Studios Four at 7:50pm.

Tipped as 'one to watch' by the Voice newspaper, Davis is quickly climbing the comedy ladder and is regarded as one of the hottest new names on the circuit. Alongside his stand up talents, this bright young comedian is also a respected actor and writer. With a Brown Eyed Boy series on MTV under his belt he also featured in and wrote for the series, Secret Life of Hoodies (Paramount). Most recently he co-wrote and starred in SWA-Sniggers with Attitude (London Live) and featured in two episodes of Kevin Eldon's critically acclaimed BBC2 show, It's Kevin.

Other TV and radio appearances include; Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live! 2012 & 2013 (BBC Three), Seann Walsh's Edinburgh Spectacular 2013 (BBC Three), Fake Reaction (ITV2), Steven K Amos Show (BBC Two), ITV4's FHM Stand UP Hero 2010, The Comedy Store (Comedy Central), An Idiots Guide (BBC Radio 4), BBC 1 Xtra Live, BBC Radio 4's Arthur Smith's Balham Bash and BBC Radio 7's Leicester Comedy Festival Preview Show.

His refreshing observations has seen Marlon named as FHM Stand UP Hero 2009 winner, So You Think You're Funny 2006 finalist, Laughing Horse 2006 finalist and Amused Moose Laugh Off 2006 semi finalist.