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Jim Smith makes The Farm sitcom pilot for BBC Scotland

Comedian and farmer Jim Smith has shot a half-hour sitcom pilot of The Farm, inspired by his working life, after a string of successful shorts on BBC iPlayer.

British Comedy Guide, 1st February 2021

Scottish Comedy Awards 2020 results

The results of the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020 have been announced. The winners included Jim Smith, Mark Nelson, Amelia Bayler, Rosco McClelland, Paul McDaniel, MC Hammersmith, Frankie Boyle, Ashley Storrie, Jojo Sutherland and Janey Godley.

British Comedy Guide, 23rd September 2020

Scottish Comedy Awards 2020 nominations

Janey Godley, Jim Smith and Larry Dean are amongst the nominees for the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020.

British Comedy Guide, 9th June 2020

Glasgow Comedy Festival's biggest shows called off

All events at the King's Theatre, including Stewart Lee, Jerry Sadowitz, Janey Godley, John Shuttleworth, Fascinating Aida, Susie McCabe and Jim Smith, are to be postponed.

Chortle, 16th March 2020

Jim Smith on juggling livestock and laughs

Ahead of two mainstage gigs at the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Perthshire farmer and stand-up Jim Smith talks to Jay Richardson.

Jay Richardson, The Scotsman, 9th March 2020

Humour is now fertile ground for a farmer

Farmers are always being told to diversify. Thanks to the new BBC Scotland channel, I stumbled across the droll delights of Jim Smith, who's done it somewhat differently, combining cattle sheds with a career in stand-up comedy.

Melanie Reid, The Times, 6th January 2020

10 things that changed my life: Jim Smith

An interview with the Scottish comedian and farmer.

Nan Spowart, The National (Scotland), 8th December 2019

Interview with stand-up farmer Jim Smith

'First and foremost I'm a farmer... I just happen to do stand-up comedy on the side'.

Aberdeen Press and Journal, 16th May 2019