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4 Stands Up

BBC Radio 4 stand-up. 14 episodes (3 series), 2007 - 2009. Stars Rhod Gilbert, Michael McIntyre and Chris Addison.

4 Stands Up

A series of stand-up performances, from new comedians to big headline acts. Series three is hosted by Chris Addison

2007 - 2009
BBC Radio 4
14   (3 series)
Rhod Gilbert, Michael McIntyre and Chris Addison
Rhod Gilbert, Michael McIntyre and Chris Addison
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This series features stand-up performances from some of the best comic talent in the UK. The first series was hosted by Michael McIntyre, the second by Rhod Gilbert and the third by Chris Addison.

Each episode follows the same format. The host presents three different acts. The first is a young comedian with their own unique style. The second act delivers sketches, musical pieces or character comedy. The final part is filled by a big headline act.

The guests in series three included Alun Cochrane, Pippa Evans, John Gordillo, Jeff Green, Matt Kirshen, Zoe Lyons, Sarah Millican, Jon Richardson and Tim Vine.

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