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Dave's One Night Stand. Chris Addison
Chris Addison

Chris Addison

  • 52 years old
  • English
  • Actor, writer, director and stand-up comedian
Trying Again. Matt (Chris Addison). Copyright: Avalon Television

Chris Addison is a 52-year-old English actor, writer, director and stand-up comedian.

Year Production Role
2022 Mock The Week - Series 21
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Regular Panellist
2021 Sarah Kendall: Australian Trilogy - Talking Story
  1. E1 - Chris Addison
Guest
2021 Breeders - Series 2
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Executive Producer
2021 Hallelujah! Brand New Director
2020 Victoria Wood: The Secret List
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2020 Breeders Creator
2020 Breeders - Series 1
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Executive Producer
2020 Breeders - Series 1
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Director
2019 Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans Colin (Reporter)
2018 Warlock Holmes Development Writer
2017 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 12 (Channel 4: Series 13)
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2017 Insert Name Here - Series 2
  1. E6 - Steve
Guest
2016 The News Quiz - Series 91
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2016 We Love Sitcom Guest
2016 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 4
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2016 The Rest Is History - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2015 QI - Series M
  1. E16 - Misconceptions
  2. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 14
Guest
2014 The Show What You Wrote - Series 2
  1. E1 - Sport & Leisure
Various
2014 Trying Again
  1. Special - Behind The Scenes
Self
2014 50 Years Of BBC 2 Comedy Self
2014 The Comedy Vaults: BBC2's Hidden Treasure Self
2014 Trying Again Creator
2014 Trying Again
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Executive Producer
2014 Trying Again
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Matt
2013 The Skeptic Tank Guest
2013 Mock The Week - Series 12
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Regular Panellist
2013 The Look Of Love Tony Power
2013 Mock The Week Looks Back At...
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Self (Archive Material)
2012 The Thick Of It - Series 4
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Director
2012 The Thick Of It - Series 4
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Oliver Reeder
2012 Chain Reaction - Series 8
  1. E3 - Chris Addison interviews Derren Brown
Host / Presenter
2012 Chain Reaction - Series 8
  1. E2 - Rebecca Front interviews Chris Addison
Guest
2012 Mock The Week - Series 11
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Regular Panellist
2012 Horrible Histories - Series 4
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend
2012 Horrible Histories - Series 4
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Georgian Merchant
2012 Pub Olympics Guest
2011 Imagine: The Art Of Stand-Up
  1. E2 - Part Two
Self
2011 Catherine Tate: Laughing At The Noughties Self
2011 Frank Skinner's Opinionated - Series 3
  1. E4 - Norwich
Guest
2011 My Funniest Year - Series 1
  1. E3 - Chris Addison: 2001
Writer
2011 My Funniest Year - Series 1
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Host / Presenter
2011 Show & Tell
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Host / Presenter
2011 QI - Making Of Special
  1. QI Genesis
Guest
2011 QI - Series I
  1. E12 - Illumination
  2. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 5
Guest
2011 Mock The Week - Series 10
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Regular Panellist
2011 Jennifer Saunders: Laughing At The 90s Self
2011 Mock The Week - Series 10
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
  3. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2011 The Unbelievable Truth - Series 7
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2011 Frank Skinner's Opinionated - Series 2
  1. E5 - Norwich
Guest
2011 Dave's One Night Stand - Series 2
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Host / Presenter
2010 Have I Got News For You - Series 40
  1. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2010 Carpool
  1. E2 - Chris Addison & Arthur Smith
Guest
2010 Have I Got News For You - Series 40
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Host / Presenter
2010 Genius With Dave Gorman - Series 2
  1. E4 - Mel Giedroyc and Chris Addison
Guest
2010 The Unbelievable Truth - Series 6
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2010 QI - Series H
  1. Special - Horrible
  2. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 3
  3. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 4
Guest
2010 Would I Lie To You? - Series 4
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2010 7 Day Saturday - Series 2 Writer
2010 7 Day Saturday - Series 2
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Host / Presenter
2010 Chris Addison Self
2010 Mock The Week - Series 9
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2010 Have I Got News For You - Series 39
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2010 You Have Been Watching - Series 2
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. E6 - Kids' TV Special
Guest
2010 Argumental - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2010 7 Day Saturday - Series 1 Writer
2010 7 Day Saturday - Series 1
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Host / Presenter
2009 The News At Bedtime
  1. E1 - Episode One
Ensemble Actor
2009 Live At The Apollo - Series 5
  1. E3 - Al Murray, Chris Addison and Tim Vine
Guest
2009 The Thick Of It - Series 3
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Oliver Reeder
2009 What The Dickens? - Series 3
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Team Captain
2009 The Museum Of Curiosity - Gallery 2
  1. E3 - Meeting Nine
Guest
2009 Have I Got News For You - Series 37
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2009 The Graham Norton Show - Series 5
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2009 4 Stands Up - Series 3
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Writer
2009 4 Stands Up - Series 3
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Host / Presenter
2009 Argumental - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2009 The Unbelievable Truth - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2009 The News Quiz - Series 67
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2009 In The Loop Toby
2008 What The Dickens? - Series 2
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Team Captain
2008 4 Stands Up - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2008 Have I Got News For You - Series 36
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2008 Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive - Series 4
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2008 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 7
  1. E10 - Episode Nine
Guest
2008 Lab Rats
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Writer
2008 Lab Rats
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Dr Alex Beenyman
2008 Friday Night With Jonathan Ross - Series 14
  1. E24 - Meryl Streep, Adrian Lester, Chris Addison, The Last Shadow Puppets
Guest
2008 Political Animal - Series 2
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2008 Banter - Series 3
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2007 Have I Got News For You - Series 34
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2007 Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2007 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 5
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2007 The 100 Greatest Stand-Ups
  1. E1 - The 100 Greatest Stand-Ups 2007
  2. E2 - 100 Greatest Stand-Ups 2010
Self
2007 The Thick Of It - 2007 Specials
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Oliver Reeder
2006 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 4
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2006 Banter - Series 2
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2006 Genius - Series 2
  1. E4 - Chris Addison
Guest
2006 The Department - Series 3 Writer
2006 The Department - Series 3
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  1. E1 - Tax and Public Spending
  2. E2 - Terrorism
  3. E3 - Trade
  4. E4 - Immigration
  5. E5 - Science and Technology
  6. E6 - Making Britain Great Again
Oscar Proud
2006 Armando Iannucci's Charm Offensive - Series 2
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2006 Heresy - Series 3
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2006 Chris Addison's Civilization
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Writer
2006 Chris Addison's Civilization
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Host / Presenter
2006 Banter - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2006 Ed Reardon's Week - Series 2
  1. E5 - A Hint Of Calvados
TV Boss
2005 The Comic Side Of 7 Days - Series 2
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  1. E13 - Episode Thirteen
Self
2005 The Thick Of It - Series 2
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Oliver Reeder
2005 The Ape That Got Lucky
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  1. E1 - Language and Communication
  2. E2 - Social Development
  3. E3 - Science and Technology
  4. E4 - Man or Monkey?
Writer
2005 The Ape That Got Lucky
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  1. E1 - Language and Communication
  2. E2 - Social Development
  3. E3 - Science and Technology
  4. E4 - Man or Monkey?
Host / Presenter
2005 The Department - Series 2
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  1. E1 - Crime and Punishment
  2. E2 - Democracy
  3. E3 - The Environment
  4. E4 - Europe
  5. E5 - Health
Writer
2005 The Department - Series 2
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  1. E1 - Crime and Punishment
  2. E2 - Democracy
  3. E3 - The Environment
  4. E4 - Europe
  5. E5 - Health
Oscar Proud
2005 The Thick Of It - Series 1
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Oliver Reeder
2005 The News Quiz - Series 56
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2004 Clive Anderson's Chat Room - Series 1
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2004 The News Quiz - Series 55
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. Special - News Quiz of the Year 2004
Guest
2004 The News Quiz - Series 54
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2004 The Department - Series 1
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  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
  3. E3 - Episode Three
Writer
2004 The Department - Series 1
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  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
  3. E3 - Episode Three
Oscar Proud
2004 2004: The Stupid Version Writer (Additional Material)
2003 Have I Got News For You - Series 26
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2002 Harry Hill's TV Burp - Series 1
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  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
  3. E3 - Episode Three
  4. E4 - Episode Four
  5. E5 - Episode Five
  6. E6 - Episode Six
Writer (Additional Material)
2002 The State We're In - Series 1 Self
Chris Addison: Atomicity Self
Chris Addison: Civilization Self
Chris Addison Self

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
Chris Addison on IMDb

Born
Friday 5th November 1971 (52 years-old)
Nationality
English
Chortle Awards 2005
Best Headliner (Nominee)
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2005
Best Comedy Show (Nominee)
British Comedy Awards 2005
Best TV Comedy Actress (Nominee)
Best Comedy Breakthrough Artist (Nominee)
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Award 2005
Most Outstanding Show (Nominee)
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2004
Best Comedy Show (Nominee)
Chortle Awards 2003
Best Compere (Winner)
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Award 2002
Most Outstanding Show (Nominee)
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 1998
Best Newcomer (Nominee)
BBC New Comedy Award 1996
Main Prize (Nominee)

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