The Comedy Underground. Copyright: Dabster Productions.

The Comedy Underground

BBC Scotland and BBC Two Scotland stand-up showcase of Scottish acts. 11 episodes (pilot + 1 series), 2018 - 2019.

The Comedy Underground. Copyright: Dabster Productions.

The Comedy Underground

Stand-up showcase series featuring Scottish comedians

2018 - 2019
BBC Scotland, BBC Two Scotland
11   (1 pilot + 1 series), plus 1 highlights special
Alasdair MacCuish
Richard Melvin

The Comedy Underground brings you some of the best and most exciting stand-up comedians working in and around Scotland right now.

Mixing experienced club comedians with some newer faces, this show brings you outrageous laughs, unbelievable stories and hilarious observations on modern Scottish life.

Recorded at The Gilded Balloon Basement in Edinburgh, this is the closest show on TV to an authentic night out at a comedy club.

Production Details

Part of

BBC Scotland Funny Firsts

Production companies
Also known as
  • Comedy Underground
Music by Modifier
Laugh track
Live audience

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Friday 23rd November 2018 on BBC Two Scotland at 10pm
Last new broadcast
Friday 16th August 2019 on BBC Scotland at 10pm
Length of episodes
30 minutes
Last repeat
Thursday 15th July 2021 at 11:30pm

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