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Open Mike Productions

Open Mike Productions.

A production company closely connected to stand-up comedians and their own programmes. Its biggest hits include Live At The Apollo and The Last Leg.

Current productions

Status Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
In development TV 52 Times Britain Was A Bellend. 52 Times Britain Was A Bellend Comedy Comedy series based around the book by James Felton.
Current TV The Last Leg. Image shows from L to R: Alex Brooker, Josh Widdicombe, Adam Hills. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. The Last Leg C4 Chat Show Weekly live topical comedy chat with Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker - three guys with four legs between them.
Returning TV Live At The Apollo. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Live At The Apollo BBC2 Stand-Up Stand-up comedy performances from London's Hammersmith Apollo, by the biggest acts on the circuit.

Notable archive productions

Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
TV Comedy Central At The Comedy Store. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Comedy Central At The Comedy Store Comedy Central Stand-Up Stand-up comedy from London's famous club, The Comedy Store.
TV Alan Carr: Chatty Man. Alan Carr. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Alan Carr: Chatty Man C4 Chat Show Alan Carr hosts his very own entertainment chat show. Each week celebrity guests join Alan for a natter.
TV Jack Dee's HelpDesk. Jack Dee. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Jack Dee's HelpDesk BBC2 Chat Show Jack Dee plays agony uncle to a series of first world problems.
TV Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live BBC3 Stand-Up Stand-up recorded at the Edinburgh Fringe. Kevin Bridges, Adam Hills, Shappi Khorsandi, Jon Richardson, Andi Osho, Seann Walsh, Josh Widdicombe host.
TV Stand Up For The Week. Image shows from L to R: Jack Whitehall, Patrick Kielty, Andi Osho, Rich Hall, Kevin Bridges. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Stand Up For The Week C4 Stand-Up A late-night topical stand-up series featuring big-name comedians dissecting the week's news.
TV Lead Balloon. Rick Spleen (Jack Dee). Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Lead Balloon BBC2 Sitcom Sitcom starring Jack Dee as Rick Spleen, a grumpy misanthropic stand-up comedian whose life is plagued by let downs and embarrassment.
Radio 4 At The Fringe. Michael McIntyre. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. 4 At The Fringe Radio 4 Stand-Up Radio 4 presents some of the best stand-up comedy acts from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Radio 4 In A Field. Adam Hills. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. 4 In A Field Radio 4 Stand-Up Irregular programme strand in which Radio 4 presents stand-up comedy from Glastonbury and the Latitude Festival.
TV Comedy Store. Copyright: Open Mike Productions. Comedy Store Comedy Central Stand-Up An access all areas pass to the hallowed comedy venue with stand-up sets from new comedians and headline acts.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
2018 TV Sitcom Alex Brooker's Comedy Short
2018 TV Sitcom Lost Voice Guy's Comedy Short
2017 TV Stand-Up Alan Carr Yap, Yap, Yap!
2017 TV Sitcom Andrew Flintoff's Summer
2017 TV Sitcom Bad Move
2017 TV Stand-Up Josh Widdicombe: What Do I Do Now... Live
2017 TV Stand-Up Michael McIntyre: Happy And Glorious
2017 TV Stand-Up Romesh Ranganathan: Irrational Live
2017 Online Factual The Last Leg: Correspondents
2016 TV Stand-Up Jon Richardson: Nidiot
2016 TV Stand-Up Lee Evans: Monsters
2015 TV Stand-Up Jack Dee - So What? Live
2015 TV Chat Show Jack Dee's HelpDesk
2015 TV Stand-Up Josh Widdicombe: And Another Thing
2014 Radio Sitcom Hal
2014 TV Stand-Up Kevin Bridges Live At...
2014 TV Stand-Up Sean Lock: Purple Van Man
2014 TV Chat Show The Michael McIntyre Chat Show
2013 TV Stand-Up Dara O Briain: Craic Dealer
2013 TV Stand-Up Kevin Bridges - The Story Continues
2013 TV Stand-Up Michael McIntyre's Showtime
2013 TV Stand-Up Seann Walsh World
2013 Radio Sitcom The Rita Rudner Show
2012 TV Stand-Up Adam Hills Stands Up Live
2012 TV Stand-Up Alan Carr Live: Spexy Beast
2012 TV Panel Show Comedy World Cup
2012 Radio Stand-Up Henning Knows Best
2012 TV Stand-Up Kevin Bridges - The Story So Far
2012 TV Factual Kevin Bridges: What's The Story?
2012 TV Chat Show The Last Leg
2011 TV Documentary My Favourite Joke
2010 TV Stand-Up Channel 4's Comedy Gala
2010 TV Stand-Up Comedy Central At The Comedy Store
2010 Radio Stand-Up Curiosity Killed The Cabaret
2010 TV Stand-Up Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live
2010 TV Stand-Up Michael McIntyre: Hello Wembley!
2010 TV Stand-Up Stand Up For The Week
2009 TV Chat Show Alan Carr: Chatty Man
2009 TV Stand-Up Dara O'Briain Talks Funny: Live In London
2009 Radio Variety Jack And Jo's Yo-Ho-Ho
2009 Radio Stand-Up Jason Manford And Friends
2009 TV Stand-Up Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow
2009 TV Stand-Up Michael McIntyre: Live & Laughing
2009 Radio Sketch Show O'Kane And Co
2009 TV Stand-Up Sean Lock: Stand Up
2009 Radio Stand-Up Shappi Talk
2008 Radio Stand-Up Alan Carr's Comedy Outings
2008 Radio Sitcom Scrooby Trevithick
2008 Radio Stand-Up Sean Lock And Friends At The Fringe
2007 TV Stand-Up Dara O'Briain Live At The Theatre Royal
2007 Radio Panel Show Does The Team Think...
2007 Radio Sketch Show Vic Reeves' House Arrest
2006 TV Sitcom Lead Balloon
2006 TV Sitcom Rich Hall's Cattle Drive
2004 TV Stand-Up Live At The Apollo
2003 Radio Stand-Up 4 At The Fringe
2003 Radio Stand-Up 4 In A Field
2001 TV Stand-Up Lee Evans Live At Her Majesty's Theatre
1998 TV Sitcom That Peter Kay Thing
1993 TV Stand-Up An Evening With Lee Evans
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