John Robins
John Robins

John Robins (I)

  • English
  • Writer and stand-up comedian

Known for: 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Writer (Additional Material))

John Robins
John Robins is an English writer and stand-up comedian.

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Nationality
English

Awards

Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2021
Podcast of the Year: Winner (How Do You Cope?...With Elis James and John Robins)
ARIAs, The 2021
Best Speech Presenter: Nominee
British Podcast Awards 2021
Listeners' Choice Award: Top 20 (Elis James and John Robins on Radio 5 Live)
British Podcast Awards 2021
The Spotlight Award: Nominee (Elis James and John Robins: The Isolation Tapes)
Audio Production Awards 2021
Best Host - Speech Audio: Nominee
Audio Production Awards 2021
Best Ensemble Cast: Nominee
ARIAs, The 2020
Funniest Show: Winner (Elis James and John Robins on Radio 5 Live)
British Podcast Awards 2020
The Spotlight Award: Nominee (Elis James and John Robins)
British Podcast Awards 2020
Listeners' Choice Award: Nominee (Elis James & John Robins on Radio 5)
Audio Production Awards 2020
Best Presenter - Speech: Nominee
British Podcast Awards 2018
Best Radio Podcast: Runner-up (Elis James & John Robins on Radio X Podcast)
Chortle Awards 2017
Radio Award: Winner
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2017
Best Comedy Show: Winner
Chortle Awards 2015
Best Compere: Winner
Chortle Awards 2015
Radio Award: Nominee (Elis James & John Robins on XFM)
ThreeWeeks Editors' Awards 2013
Editors' Award: Winner

Credits

Year Production Role
2022 The Island Announced Creator
2022 The Island Announced Executive Producer
2021 St Albans Comedy Garden Self
2021 Brighton Comedy Garden Self
2021 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 20 (Channel 4: Series 21) Writer (Additional Material)
2020 Bristol Comedy Garden Self
2020 John Robins: The Darkness Of Robins Writer
2020 John Robins: The Darkness Of Robins Host / Presenter
2020 Comedy Against Living Miserably
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2019 John Robins: Hot Shame Self
2019 John Robins: Hot Shame Self
2019 Marlowe Comedy Weekender Self
2019 Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier - Series 2
  1. E6 - People
Guest
2019 The Tringe Self
2019 Attic Arts Club Self
2019 The News Quiz - Series 99 Guest
2019 Hypothetical - Series 1
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2018 Beat The Internet With John Robins Host / Presenter
2018 Beat The Internet With John Robins Writer
2018 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 5
  1. E9 - John Robins At The Comedy Store
Host / Presenter
2018 James Acaster: Repertoire
  1. E3 - Reset
Announcer
2018 John Robins: The Darkness Of Robins Self
2017 Live At The Apollo - Series 13
  1. Special - Katherine Ryan, Marlon Davis, Joel Dommett, John Robins
Guest
2017 The Russell Howard Hour - Series 1 Writer (Additional Material)
2017 The Russell Howard Hour - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Writer
2017 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 13 (Channel 4: Series 14)
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self
2017 John Robins: The Darkness of Robins Self
2017 The Last Leg: Correspondents Host / Presenter
2017 Live From The BBC - Series 2
  1. E3 - John Robins
Self
2017 The News Quiz - Series 93 Guest
2016 John Robins: Speakeasy Self
2016 Drunk History - Christmas Special
  1. Christmas Special
Self
2016 The Last Leg - Series 9
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Writer (Additional Material)
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 10 (Channel 4: Series 11) Writer (Additional Material)
2016 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 4
  1. E3 - Katherine Ryan At The Comedy Store
  2. E12 - Rob Beckett At The Comedy Store
Guest
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 9 (Channel 4: Series 10) Writer (Additional Material)
2016 The Funny Thing About...
  1. E2 - Holidays
  2. E3 - Dating
  3. E4 - Christmas
  4. E6 - Growing Up
Guest
2016 Mock The Week - Series 15
  1. E5 - Episode Five
  2. E11 - Episode Eleven
  3. Special - Highlights Special
  4. Special - Christmas Special
Guest
2016 Drunk History - Series 2
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Self
2016 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 1 Highlights
  1. Series 1 Highlights
Guest
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 8 (Channel 4: Series 9) Writer (Additional Material)
2015 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. Special - Out-takes
Guest
2015 John Robins: Speakeasy Self
2015 Stand Up Central - Series 1
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2015 Dilemma - Series 4
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2015 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 5 (Channel 4: Series 6) Writer (Additional Material)
2014 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 3
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
  2. E16 - Episode Sixteen
Guest
2014 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 18 (as John Robbins)
  1. E2 - Episode Two
  2. E6 - Episode Six
  3. E8 - Episode Eight
  4. Special - Jimmy, Sean & Jon's Best Bits
Writer (Additional Material)
2014 BBC New Comedy Award - 2014
  1. E3 - Cardiff Heat 1
Host / Presenter
2014 MacAulay And Co - Edinburgh 2014
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2014 John Robins: This Tornado Loves You Self
2014 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2014 4 Extra Stands Up - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2014 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 17 (as John Robbins)
  1. E2 - Episode Two
  2. E3 - Episode Three
  3. Special - Best Bits
  4. Special - Jimmy, Sean & Jon's Best Bits
Writer (Additional Material)
2014 The Now Show - Series 42 Writer (Additional Material)
2013 Stand Up For The Week - Series 5
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. E6 - Episode Six
Writer (Additional Material)
2013 John Robins - Where Is My Mind? Self
2013 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - 2013 Specials
  1. Special - 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Deal Or No Deal
Self
2012 John Robins: Incredible Scenes! Self
2012 What's The Story? - Series 6
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2011 John Robins: Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven Self
2011 The Big Value Comedy Show - Middle Self
2010 John Robins: Nomadic Revery Self
2010 The News Quiz - Series 70 Writer (Additional Material)

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
John Robins on IMDb

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