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BBC New Comedy Award

BBC New Comedy Award

  • Radio stand-up
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra / BBC Radio 2 / BBC Radio 4
  • 2011 - 2023
  • 77 episodes (11 series)

The BBC's nationwide search to find the best in new stand-up comedy talent. Stars Mark Watson and Patrick Kielty.

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2019, Episode 1 - Heat 1 - London

Jen Brister hosts the first heat of the Radio 4 Comedy Award, the nationwide search to find the best new stand-up talent in the UK.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th July 2019
BBC Radio 4 Extra
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Jen Brister Host / Presenter
Becky Singh Guest
Alexandra Smith Guest
Dane Baptiste Guest
Tom Elwes Self
Luke Chilton Self
Kemah Bob Self
Anna Savoury Self
Gbemi Oladipo Self
Simone Belshaw Self
Jamie D'Souza Self
Sotonye Ogan Self
David Regan (as David 'Riggs' Regan) Self
Danielle Grufferty Self
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer

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