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Nish Kumar

Nish Kumar is an English stand-up comedian and presenter of Indian descent. He is best known for performing and presenting topical comedy series such as Newsjack and The Mash Report.

Full name
Nishant Kumar
Gender
Male
Nationality
England
Born
Monday 26th August 1985 (33 years-old)

Known for

Credits

 
Year Production Role
2019 Hypothetical Coming Soon
  1. E5 - Episode Five
  2. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2018 The Last Leg - Series 15
  1. Special - The Last Leg Of The Year
Guest
2018 Goodness Gracious Me - 20 Years Innit! Self
2018 The Time It Takes
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self
2018 Fighting Talk - Series 16 Guest
2018 The Mash Report - Series 3 Host / Presenter
2018 The Mash Report - Series 3
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Host / Presenter
2018 Stand Up At BBC Wales
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Self
2018 Joel & Nish Vs The World - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2018 Nish Kumar: It's In Your Nature To Destroy Yourselves Self
2018 The Jonathan Ross Show - Series 13
  1. E8 - Eric Idle, Katherine Jenkins, Nish Kumar, Chris O'Dowd
Guest
2018 Edinburgh Nights With Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
2018 The Big Asian Stand-Up Host / Presenter
2018 Show And Tell at The Queen's Hall Self
2018 For Robin Williams: A Benefit Gig in Aid of Mind and SAMH Host / Presenter
2018 Nish Kumar: It's in Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves (Work in Progress) Self
2018 From Russia With Lou & Annie
  1. E14 - Matchday 14
Self
2018 Mock The Week - Series 17
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E9 - Episode Nine
  4. E7 - Episode Seven
  5. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2018 Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier - Series 1
  1. E4 - Humanity
Guest
2018 Dara O Briain's Go 8 Bit - Series 3
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2018 The Mash Report - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2018 The Big Fat Quiz Of Everything
  1. The Big Fat Quiz Of Everything
Guest
2018 Room 101 - Series 7
  1. Special - Bonus Bellyaches
  2. E5 - Roisin Conaty, Chris Kamara, Nish Kumar
Guest
2018 Would I Lie To You? - Series 11
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2017 Comedians Solve World Problems Cancelled Host / Presenter
2017 The Great Xmas Rant Self
2017 Live At The Apollo - Series 13
  1. E2 - Nish Kumar, Luisa Omielan, David O'Doherty
Host / Presenter
2017 Insert Name Here - Series 3
  1. E1 - Tom
Guest
2017 QI - Series O
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E5 - Odorous And Odious
  4. E2 - Organisms
Guest
2017 Stand Up Central - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2017 Joel & Nish Vs The World - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2017 Eat Your Heart Out With Nick Helm
  1. E8 - Little Europe
Guest
2017 Taskmaster - Series 5 Self
2017 Comedians Solve World Problems Self
2017 Fighting Talk - Series 15 Guest
2017 Soho Theatre Live Self
2017 Soho Theatre Live
  1. E2 - Nish Kumar
Writer
2017 The Mash Report - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2017 Mock The Week - Series 16
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E11 - Episode Eleven
  4. E10 - Episode Ten
  5. E7 - Episode Seven
  6. E6 - Episode Six
  7. E4 - Episode Four
  8. E3 - Episode Three
  9. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2017 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 20
  1. Special - Best Bits
  2. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2017 Frankie Boyle's New World Order - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2017 Go 8 Bit DLC
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2017 Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule - Series 1
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2017 Romesh: Talking To Comedians
  1. E2 - In Caffs About Growing Up
Guest
2017 Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2017 Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar - Series 1 Writer
2017 Fighting Talk - Series 14 Guest
2017 The Chris Ramsey Show - Series 1
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2017 Nish Kumar: Actions Speak Self
2017 Insert Name Here - Series 2
  1. E3 - Mary
Guest
2017 QI - Series N
  1. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 16
  2. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 15
  3. E11 - Nonsense
Guest
2017 We Have Been Watching Self
2016 Drunk History - Christmas Special
  1. Christmas Special
Self
2016 The Now Show - Series 49 Self
2016 The Now Show - Series 49 Writer
2016 Have I Got News For You - Series 52
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 19
  1. Special - More Best Bits
  2. Special - Best Bits
  3. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2016 Steen Raskopoulos's Horror: Scare BnB Connor
2016 The Outcast Comic Self
2016 It's Not What You Know - Series 4
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2016 Newsjack - Series 15 Host / Presenter
2016 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 4
  1. E11 - Sara Pascoe At The Comedy Store
  2. E4 - Russell Kane At The Comedy Store
Guest
2016 Just A Minute - Series 76 Guest
2016 Top Ten Self
2016 Top Ten
  1. E6 - Nish Kumar - Top Ten Crazy Conspiracy Theories
Writer
2016 Fresh From The Fringe - 2016 Host / Presenter
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 9
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2016 Breaking The News - Series 4
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2016 Nish Kumar: Actions Speak Louder Than Words, Unless You Shout the Words Real Loud Self
2016 The Museum Of Curiosity - Gallery 9
  1. E1 - Meeting Fifty
Guest
2016 The Go Home Office Man
2016 Fighting Talk - 2016 Summer Specials Guest
2016 Jack Dee's HelpDesk - Jack Dee's Referendum HelpDesk
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2016 The Funny Thing About...
  1. E6 - Growing Up
  2. E5 - Relationships
  3. E4 - Christmas
  4. E3 - Dating
  5. E2 - Holidays
  6. E1 - Kids
Guest
2016 Mock The Week - Series 15
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
  3. E10 - Episode Ten
  4. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2016 Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar - Pilot Host / Presenter
2016 Spotlight Tonight With Nish Kumar - Pilot Writer
2016 @elevenish
  1. Special - The Bestish Bits
  2. E10 - Episode Ten
Ensemble Actor
2016 @elevenish
  1. Special - The Bestish Bits
  2. E10 - Episode Ten
Writer
2016 Don't Make Me Laugh - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2016 Radio 4 At The Machynlleth Comedy Festival With Elis James Self
2016 Drunk History - Series 2
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Self
2016 Just A Minute - Series 74 Guest
2016 Live From The BBC - Series 1
  1. E1 - Nish Kumar & Mae Martin
Self
2016 Newsjack - Series 14 Host / Presenter
2016 The News Quiz - Series 89 Guest
2015 Nish Kumar's Christmas Nish
2015 Nish Kumar's Christmas Writer
2015 Radio 4's Night Of Comedy For Children In Need Guest
2015 Live At The Apollo - Series 11
  1. E1 - Alan Carr, Francesca Martinez, Nish Kumar
Guest
2015 Have I Got News For You - Series 50
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2015 Fighting Talk - Series 13 Guest
2015 Newsjack - Series 13 Host / Presenter
2015 The Big Charity Gala Self
2015 Manwatching Self
2015 For Robin Williams: A Benefit Gig in aid of Mind and SAMH Self
2015 Nish Kumar: Long Word... Long Word... Blah Blah Blah... I'm so Clever Self
2015 The John Bishop Show
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2015 Virtually Famous - Series 2
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2015 Stand Up Central - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2015 Newsjack - Series 12 Host / Presenter
2015 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 2
  1. Special - Unseen
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2015 The Now Show - Series 45 Self
2015 The Now Show - Series 45 Writer
2015 Blue Go Mad In Ibiza
  1. E1 - Episode One
Shamen Polaris
2014 Sweat The Small Stuff - Series 4
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2014 Comedy Central At The Comedy Store - Series 3
  1. E16 - Episode Sixteen
  2. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2014 The Now Show - Series 44 Self
2014 Asian Network Comedy
  1. E3 - Big Comedy Night Edinburgh 2015
  2. E2 - Live in Edinburgh 2014
Self
2014 Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live - 2014
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2014 MacAulay And Co - Edinburgh 2014
  1. E11 - Episode Eleven
Self
2014 Comedy Gala 2014: In Aid of Waverley Care Self
2014 Josh Widdicombe's XFM Show Live! Self
2014 Nish Kumar: Ruminations on the Nature of Subjectivity Self
2014 The Alternative Comedy Experience - Series 2
  1. E2 - Mistaken Identity
Guest
2014 Life: An Idiot's Guide - Series 3
  1. E1 - Multiculturalism
Guest
2014 4 Extra Stands Up - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2014 Dilemma - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Writer
2014 The Kumars Writer
2013 Nish Kumar - Nish Kumar is a Comedian Self
2012 Fresh From The Fringe - 2012
  1. Fresh From The Fringe: 2012
Guest
2012 Nish Kumar - Who is Nish Kumar? Self
2011 The Gentlemen of Leisure Present: The Death of the Novel Self
2010 The Gentlemen Of Leisure Present: An Hour Of Too Much Culture Self
2010 For 21 Nights Only! Self

Non-comedy TV and film credits might be found here:
Nish Kumar on IMDb

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