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. Russell Brand.

Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2013

The annual comedy TV event of the year returns. Tune in for a top quality night of stand-up and performances, from dance group Diversity to comedians Miranda Hart, Jack Dee, Nina Conti, Keith Lemon, Noel Fielding, Jo Brand and many more.

Further details

Channel 4's Comedy Gala in aid of Great Ormond St Hospital is back with an unrivalled all-star cast from the world of comedy.

Tune in for a top quality night of stand-up and performances, kicked off by some unlikely dance cameos from Alan Carr, Miranda Hart and Warwick Davis who join dance troupe Diversity to showcase their own style of fancy footwork.

Other famous faces taking to London's O2 Arena include; Adam Hills, Jason Byrne, Jo Brand, Jonathan Ross, Josh Widdicombe, Jon Richardson, Jack Dee, Lee Evans, Nina Conti, Rhod Gilbert, Paul Chowdhry, Paddy McGuinness, Seann Walsh, Tom Stade, plus VTs from Noel Fielding, Keith Lemon, Terry Mynott and, with his Bad Education co-stars, Jack Whitehall.

Kevin Bridges explains that in Scotland dogging and truanting actually mean the same thing; Michael McIntyre gives the cameraman a workout by skipping about the stage, while Russell Brand gets up close and personal with the audience.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 7th June 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
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
Jon Richardson Guest
Jack Dee Guest
Guest cast
Noel Fielding Guest
Rich Hall Guest
Rob Brydon Guest
Jason Byrne Guest
Miranda Hart Guest
Russell Brand Guest
Warwick Davis Guest
Paddy McGuinness Guest
Adam Hills Guest
Nina Conti Guest
Leigh Francis (as Keith Lemon) Guest
Jack Whitehall Alfie
Ethan Lawrence Joe
Nikki Runeckles Chantelle
Charlie Wernham Mitchell
Kae Alexander Jing
Layton Williams Stephen
Josh Widdicombe Guest
Rhod Gilbert Guest
Seann Walsh Guest
Paul Chowdhry Guest
Terry Mynott Dr. Christian
Nick Hewer Guest
Mel Giedroyc Guest
Alex Brooker Guest
Christian Jessen (as Dr Christian Jessen) Guest
Tom Stade Guest
Ollie Locke Guest
Davina McCall Guest
Amanda Holden Guest
Anna Friel Guest
Bruce Forsyth Guest
Cara Delevingne Guest
Jennifer Saunders Guest
Rod Stewart Guest
Sarah Millican Guest
Steve Coogan Guest
Writing team
Giles Boden Writer (Additional Material)
Matt Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Ben Cavey Writer (Additional Material)
Freddy Syborn Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Tom Poole Director
Tommy Forbes (as Tom Forbes) Director
Anthony Caveney Producer
Shane Byrne Producer
Addison Cresswell Executive Producer
Andrew Beint Executive Producer
Joe Norris Executive Producer
Tommy Forbes (as Tom Forbes) Producer
Peter Dickson Announcer
Paywall

Supporters and subscribers get more

Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

  • Broadcast details of 11 further repeats of this episode
  • Details of when and where this episode was recorded
  • This episode's inital overnight ratings
  • BCG Pro business users can see additional crew credits  
    If you join BCG Pro business, you can see composer, production designer & editor credits for this episode.

Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

Already a donor or Pro user?