Channel 4's Comedy Gala.

Channel 4's Comedy Gala

Channel 4 stand-up. 7 episodes, 2010 - 2016. Stars Alan Carr, Jonathan Ross, Jo Brand, Kevin Bridges, Lee Evans, Michael McIntyre, Sean Lock and others.

Channel 4's Comedy Gala. Image shows from L to R: Alan Carr, Jessica Cornish.

Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2012

Channel 4's Comedy Gala returns for a third year as some of the nation's best-known and most-loved comedy stars share the stage for this iconic charity event.

Further details

Headlining this year's extravaganza - filmed at London's O2 Arena in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital - is Jessie J, who opens the show with an exclusive live performance.

The all-star line-up also includes Lee Evans, Michael McIntyre, Jonathan Ross, Micky Flanagan, Sean Lock, Kevin Bridges, Jo Brand, Jack Whitehall, Jack Dee, Jon Richardson, Seann Walsh, Lee Nelson, Josh Widdicombe, Paul Chowdhry, Andi Osho, Keith Lemon and Alan Carr.

Broadcast details

Sunday 20th May 2012
Channel 4
155 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Alan Carr Host / Presenter
    Jonathan Ross Host / Presenter
    Jo Brand Guest
    Kevin Bridges Guest
    Lee Evans Guest
    Michael McIntyre Guest
    Sean Lock Guest
    Jon Richardson Guest
    Jack Dee Guest
    Guest cast
    Jack Whitehall Guest
    Micky Flanagan Guest
    Andi Osho Guest
    Josh Widdicombe Guest
    Seann Walsh Guest
    Paul Chowdhry Guest
    Jessica Cornish (as Jessie J) Guest
    Jimeoin Guest
    Leigh Francis (as Keith Lemon) Guest
    Simon Brodkin (as Lee Nelson) Guest
    Reginald D Hunter Guest
    Jimmy Carr Self
    Wynne Evans Self
    Eddie Izzard Self
    Justin Bieber Self
    Ray Winstone Self
    Tulisa Contostavlos (as Tulisa) Self
    Morgana Robinson Self
    Terry Mynott Self
    Noel Fielding Self
    Sacha Baron Cohen Self
    Sacha Baron Cohen (as Admiral General Aladeen) Self
    Writing team
    Giles Boden Writer (Additional Material)
    Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
    George Jeffrie Writer (Additional Material)
    Bert Tyler-Moore (as Bert Tyler Moore) Writer (Additional Material)
    Production team
    Tom Poole Director
    Anthony Caveney Producer
    Shane Byrne Producer
    Addison Cresswell Executive Producer
    Andrew Beint Executive Producer
    Joe Norris Executive Producer
    Jon Holman Producer
    Richard Pengelley (as Richie Pengelley) Producer/Director
    Nigel Coan Producer/Director
    Steve Andrews Editor
    Duncan Buchanan Editor
    Barney Jordan Editor
    Owen Hulme Editor
    Mark Henson Editor
    Colin Pigott Production Designer
    Charlotte Pearson Production Designer
    Gabriel Mossa Production Designer
    Damian Coldwell Composer
    Peter Dickson Announcer

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