Tuesday 20th August 2013
Ellis & Rose have won the Malcolm Hardee 'Pound Of Flesh' Award after they faked a street attack - with one deliberately punching the other until a black eye appeared. See the video here.
One half of Ellis & Rose reminisces about meeting the charismatic Fringe, before Jim Davidson caused its untimely demise.Gareth Ellis, The Skinny, 5th August 2014
Imagine Laurel & Hardy attacking The Chuckle Brothers. Now imagine Paul Chuckle setting your mind on fire. Now imagine Laurel eating Hardy. Now imagine Barry extinguishing your mind. This just happened. Now you belong to us. So states the website of Ellis & Rose, who bring a show to Edinburgh entitled Jim Davidson's Funeral. Gareth Ellis kindly interrupts his holiday to speak to Martin Walker about what he sees as the death of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.Martin Walker, Broadway Baby, 26th July 2014
Yesterday, Gareth Ellis of comedy duo Ellis & Rose told me about being attacked in the street - but not randomly.John Fleming, John Fleming's Blog, 15th August 2013