The Pin. Image shows from L to R: Alexander Owen, Ben Ashenden. Copyright: BBC.

The Pin

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The Pin to make West End stage debut

Sketch duo The Pin are to make their West End debut this Christmas with their first play, The Comeback.

British Comedy Guide, 15th October 2020

Pin sharp: interview with The Pin

Dominic Maxwell talks to the double act behind The Pin, the lockdown sensation heading for the theatre.

Dominic Maxwell, The Times, 18th August 2020

The Pin to star in Audible comedy series

Audible is launching scripted mockumentary The Special Relationship from UK comedy duo Alexander Owen and Ben Ashenden (aka The Pin).

Andreas Wiseman, Deadline, 3rd July 2020

The Pin review

The name of this double act is well chosen. Ben Ashenden and Alex Owen deal in sharp routines that leave their mark.

Evening Standard, 8th November 2018

Fringe Q&A: If you had a gun...

We asked some of the comedians at the Fringe, 'If you had a gun with one bullet in it, what would you do?'... We thought this was a smart question, but comedy duo The Pin have undermined it.

British Comedy Guide, 4th August 2018

The Pin pick their Perfect Playlist

'I wish I could have seen the gigs where this routine failed'

The Pin, Chortle, 2nd August 2018

Punchline quizzes The Pin

The Pin interview.

Punchline UK, 19th July 2018

Fringe Q&As: The Pin

The cast of Pin on their new comedy show, Backstage.

Linda Howard, The Herald, 17th July 2018