Comedy Rocks With Jason Manford. Jason Manford. Copyright: ITV Studios.

Comedy Rocks With Jason Manford

ITV stand-up. 7 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2010 - 2011. Stars Jason Manford and Russell Kane.

Series 1, Episode 5

Julian Clary returns to his stand-up roots. Jason Manford is also joined by Zoe Lyons and Russell Kane. Music comes from McFly, and the host performs a duet with classical music star Alfie Boe.

Further details

Comedy Rocks With Jason Manford. Copyright: ITV Studios.

The ever popular Julian Clary goes back to his roots as a stand-up comic, awarding winning Zoe Lyons amuses the audience with her razor sharp wit, and show regular Russell Kane takes to the stage again with more observational humour.

Music is provided by house band for the night McFly, and to top it all off there is a special performance from classical music star Alfie Boe, who performs The Impossible Dream. Little Britain star Matt Lucas was due to join Alfie, but had to pull out of the appearance due to a chest infection. Jason Manford does his best to take Matt's place.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th February 2011
60 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jason Manford Host / Presenter
Russell Kane Self
Guest cast
Mark Watson Self
Rob Deering Self
Steve Shanyaski Self
Alfie Boe Self
Mick Miller Self
Julian Clary Self
Writing team
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Kerensa Writer (Additional Material)
Aiden Spackman Writer (Additional Material)
Andrew Bird Writer (Additional Material)
Gary Delaney Writer (Additional Material)
David McGillivray Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Nikki Parsons Director
Danny Carvalho Producer
Lee Connolly Executive Producer
Saurabh Kakkar Executive Producer
Fiona Clark Executive Producer

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