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Ed Gamble

Ed Gamble is an English actor, writer, and stand-up comedian. Educated at Durham University, he began his career at the Durham Revue, and was a finalist at the 2007 Chortle Student Comedy Awards. He is well-known for the podcasts The Peacock and Gamble Podcast, with Ian Boldsworth, and Off Menu, with James Acaster. A frequent, successful performer at the Edinburgh Fringe, he has also moved into television, with his faux-reality show Almost Royal (2015), and as a regular panellist on Mock the Week since that same year.

Biography

Ed Gamble is an English actor, writer, and stand-up comedian. Educated at Durham University, he began his career at the Durham Revue, and was a finalist at the 2007 Chortle Student Comedy Awards. He is well-known for the podcasts The Peacock and Gamble Podcast, with Ian Boldsworth, and Off Menu, with James Acaster. A frequent, successful performer at the Edinburgh Fringe, he has also moved into television, with his faux-reality show Almost Royal (2015), and as a regular panellist on Mock the Week since that same year.

AKA
Selsdon Krupp
Gender
Male
Nationality
England

Awards

  • British Podcast Awards 2021 - Listeners' Choice Award: Top 20 (Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster)
  • British Podcast Awards 2020 - Listeners' Choice Award: Nominee (Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster)
  • Chortle Awards 2020 - Internet Award: Nominee (Off Menu)
  • British Podcast Awards 2020 - Best Comedy: Nominee (Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster)
  • British Podcast Awards 2020 - Entertainment: Nominee (Off Menu with Ed Gamble and James Acaster)
  • Taskmaster 2019 - Champion: Winner
  • JOE Comedy Awards 2019 - Podcast: Winner (Off Menu)
  • Chortle Awards 2015 - Best Compere: Nominee
  • Chortle Awards 2014 - Best Club Comic: Nominee
  • Chortle Awards 2014 - Best Compere: Winner
  • Chortle Awards 2013 - Internet Award: Nominee
  • Chortle Awards 2011 - Internet Award: Nominee (The Peacock & Gamble Podcast)
  • Chortle Student Comedy Awards 2007 - Main Prize: Nominee
Born
Monday 10th March 1986 (35 years-old)

Known for

Credits

 
Year Production Role
2022 Ed Gamble: Electric Coming Soon Self
2022 Ed Gamble: Electric Coming Soon Self
2022 Leicester Comedy Festival Self
2021 Greenwich Comedy Festival Self
2021 St Albans Comedy Garden Self
2021 Standon Calling Self
2021 Brighton Comedy Garden Self
2021 You're Dead To Me - Series 3
  1. E2 - Lord Byron
Guest
2021 Guessable? - Series 2
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2021 Hypothetical - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2021 Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable - Series 1
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2021 Would I Lie To You? - Series 14
  1. Special - The Best Bits
  2. Special - The Unseen Bits
  3. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2021 The Island Announced Executive Producer
2021 The Island Announced Creator
2021 Outsiders Announced Self
2020 Big Zuu's Big Eats - Big Zuu's Christmas Eats
  1. E2 - Comedy Special
Guest
2020 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 22
  1. Special - Best Bits
  2. Special - Best Bits
  3. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2020 Mock The Week - Series 19
  1. E11 - Episode Eleven
  2. E10 - Episode Ten
  3. E9 - Episode Nine
  4. E8 - Episode Eight
  5. Special - Compilation
  6. Special - Christmas Special
  7. E5 - Episode Five
  8. E3 - Episode Three
  9. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2020 Channel Hopping With Jon Richardson - Series 1
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2020 QI - Series R
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E12 - R Animals
Guest
2020 Big Zuu's Big Eats - Series 1
  1. E9 - Ed Gamble
Guest
2020 Who Said That? - Series 1
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2020 Stuart Goldsmith's Infinite Sofa
  1. E16 - Episode Sixteen
Guest
2020 Hypothetical - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2019 Ed Gamble: Blizzard Self
2019 Content
  1. E1 - Podcasts
Self
2019 Dave Gorman: Terms And Conditions Apply
  1. E8 - His Helmet Didn't Come Out
Guest
2019 Rosie Tries To Help - Series 1
  1. E1 - The Elderly With Ed Gamble
Self
2019 Comedians Giving Lectures - Series 1
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2019 Taskmaster - Series 9 Self
2019 Greenwich Comedy Festival Self
2019 Greenwich Comedy Festival Self
2019 Reading & Leeds Festivals Self
2019 Ed Gamble: Blood Sugar Host / Presenter
2019 Ed Gamble: Blood Sugar Writer
2019 Ed Gamble: Work in Progress Self
2019 Werewolf: Live - Charity Spectacular! Guest
2019 Dan vs Food Self
2019 Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier - Series 2
  1. E4 - Health
Guest
2019 Geoff Lloyd's Hometown Glory - Series 3
  1. E1 - Ed Gamble
Guest
2019 Mock The Week - Series 18
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Compilation
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E9 - Episode Nine
  5. E7 - Episode Seven
  6. E5 - Episode Five
  7. E4 - Episode Four
  8. E2 - Episode Two
  9. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2019 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 21
  1. Special - Best Bits, Part 2
  2. Special - Best Bits, Part 1
  3. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2019 Out There Self
2019 Hypothetical - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2018 Roast Battle - Christmas Special
  1. Roast Battle Xmas Special
Self
2018 Dave's Advent Calendar Self
2018 Live At The Apollo - Series 14
  1. E3 - Gina Yashere, Lost Voice Guy, Ed Gamble
Guest
2018 I'll Get This - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self
2018 Comedy Central Live Self
2018 For Robin Williams: A Benefit Gig in Aid of Mind and SAMH Host / Presenter
2018 Ed Gamble: Blizzard Self
2018 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 5
  1. E1 - Ed Gamble At The Comedy Store
Host / Presenter
2018 From Russia With Lou & Annie
  1. E23 - Matchday 23
Self
2018 Mock The Week - Series 17
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E10 - Episode Ten
  5. E9 - Episode Nine
  6. E7 - Episode Seven
  7. E3 - Episode Three
  8. E2 - Episode Two
  9. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2018 The Chris Ramsey Show - Series 2
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2018 Roast Battle - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self
2017 The Great British Joke-Off Cancelled Guest
2017 Mind The Gap Cancelled Guest
2017 The Russell Howard Hour - Series 1
  1. Special - Russell Howard Christmas Special
Self
2017 The Russell Howard Hour - Series 1
  1. E13 - Episode Thirteen
Guest
2017 Insert Name Here - Series 3
  1. E4 - Paul
Guest
2017 Man Down - Series 4 Writer
2017 Man Down - Series 4 Story
2017 Eat Your Heart Out With Nick Helm
  1. E14 - Glasgow
Guest
2017 Comedians Solve World Problems - Series 1 Self
2017 Ed Gamble: Mammoth Self
2017 CelebAbility - Series 1
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2017 Mock The Week - Series 16
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E7 - Episode Seven
  5. E5 - Episode Five
  6. E3 - Episode Three
  7. E2 - Episode Two
  8. Special - Election Special
Guest
2017 The Chris Ramsey Show - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2016 Drunk History - Christmas Special
  1. Christmas Special
Self
2016 Celebrity Advice Bureau Self
2016 Funny, Furry & Famous Self
2016 Ed Gamble Self
2016 Ed Gamble: Stampede Self
2016 Die Trying - Series 1
  1. E11 - High In Tent City
Self
2016 Stand Up Central - Series 2
  1. E10 - Episode Ten
Guest
2016 Man Down - Series 3
  1. E2 - The Calling
Peter
2016 Man Down - Series 3 Writer
2016 Man Down - Series 3 Writer (Additional Material)
2016 Mock The Week - Series 15
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E8 - Episode Eight
  5. E7 - Episode Seven
  6. E4 - Episode Four
  7. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2016 Jest A Minute - Machynlleth 2016
  1. Jest A Minute at the Machynlleth Comedy Festival
Guest
2016 Drunk History - Series 2
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Self
2015 Nish Kumar's Christmas Actor
2015 Ed Gamble: Lawman Self
2015 Mock The Week - Series 14
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E8 - Episode Eight
  5. E7 - Episode Seven
  6. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2015 Blue Go Mad In Ibiza
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Groom Neil
2014 Man Down - Christmas Special Writer (Additional Material)
2014 Sweat The Small Stuff - Series 4
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2014 BBC New Comedy Award - 2014
  1. E7 - London Heat 1
Host / Presenter
2014 Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live - 2014
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2014 Virtually Famous - Series 1
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2014 Almost Royal - Series 1 Georgie Carlton
2014 Almost Royal - Series 1 Writer
2014 Comedy Gala 2014: In Aid of Waverley Care Self
2014 Ed Gamble: Gambletron 5000 Self
2014 Sweat The Small Stuff - Series 3
  1. Special - Best Bits
  2. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2013 Peacock And Gamble: Emergency Broadcast Host / Presenter
2013 Man Down - Series 1
  1. E6 - Episode Six
The Weather Man
2013 Peacock & Gamble: Heart-throbs Self
2013 The Machynlleth Comedy Festival - 2013
  1. E1 - The BBC Radio Wales Machynlleth Comedy Festival Showcase
Guest
2012 Peacock & Gamble Don't Even Want To Be On Telly Anyway Self
2012 What's The Story? - Series 6
  1. Special - Machynlleth Comedy Festival
Guest
2011 Never Mind The Buzzcocks - Series 25
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E6 - Episode Six
Writer (Additional Material)
2011 Peacock and Gamble Podcast Live Self
2011 Peacock and Gamble Emergency Broadcast Self
2010 Dave's One Night Stand Guest

Non-comedy TV and film credits might be found here:
Ed Gamble on IMDb

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