Roast Battle. Image shows from L to R: Jonathan Ross, Katherine Ryan, Jimmy Carr.

Roast Battle

Comedy Central stand-up roast show. 17 episodes (3 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Jimmy Carr, Katherine Ryan, Jonathan Ross, Russell Brand and Brian Moses.

Another series is in development.

Roast Battle. Image shows from L to R: Jayde Adams, Alex Edelman.

Series 1, Episode 6

Featuring a battle between father and son Mark Steel and Elliot Steel, also Jayde Adams vs. Alex Edelman.


Jayde and Elliot were the winners. Alex's joke about Jayde's sweat being available in three flavours was the joke of the night.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th January 2018
Comedy Central
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Katherine Ryan Regular Panellist
    Russell Brand Regular Panellist
    Brian Moses Self
    Guest cast
    Mark Steel Self
    Elliot Steel Self
    Jayde Adams Self
    Alex Edelman Self
    Writing team
    Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer
    James Farmer Writer
    Jesse Joyce Writer
    Geoff Norcott Writer
    Christine Rose Writer
    Aiden Spackman Writer
    Dan Swimer Writer
    Production team
    Liz Clare Director
    Tom Corrigan Series Producer
    Mia Cross Producer
    Emma Clarke Executive Producer
    Louise Holmes Executive Producer
    Jill Offman Executive Producer
    Suzi Aplin Executive Producer
    Jimmy Carr Executive Producer
    Gabe Turner Executive Producer
    Brian Moses Executive Producer
    Jeff Ross Executive Producer
    Paul Routledge VT Producer/Director
    Hannah Chambers Associate Producer
    Lou Fox Associate Producer
    Andy Kinnear Editor
    Phil Lepherd Editor
    Jason Boxall Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Stuart Pring Lighting Designer


    Mark Steel roasts his son

    How do you ever come back from getting severely roasted by your own dad?

    Featuring: Mark Steel, Elliot Steel.

    Jayde Adams versus Alex Edelman

    "I was shocked to find out that you had parents!"

    Featuring: Jayde Adams, Alex Edelman.


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