Channel 4's Comedy Gala
Channel 4's Comedy Gala

Channel 4's Comedy Gala

  • TV stand-up
  • Channel 4
  • 2010 - 2016
  • 7 episodes

The nation's best known comedians perform in spectacular charity galas: the biggest live stand-up shows in UK history. Stars Alan Carr, Jonathan Ross, Jo Brand, Kevin Bridges, Lee Evans and more.

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Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2012

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


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 1st June 2012 11:55pm C4
Wednesday 20th June 2012 11:10pm E4
Sunday 5th April 2015 1:45am E4
Saturday 11th April 2015 12:55am E4
Sunday 12th April 2015 12:45am E4

Cast & crew

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
Peter Dickson Announcer
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

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