BBC New Comedy Award. Copyright: BBC.

BBC New Comedy Award

BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4 stand-up awards. 75 episodes (9 series), 2011 - 2019. Stars Mark Watson and Patrick Kielty.

Recording at Tyne Theatre & Opera House. Tickets

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