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

Roast Battle

Comedy Central stand-up roast show. 22 episodes (4 series), 2018 - 2020. Stars Jimmy Carr, Katherine Ryan, Jonathan Ross, Russell Brand and Brian Moses.

Series 2, Episode 1 is repeated on CC Extra on Tuesday 8th December at 3am.

Roast Battle. Image shows from L to R: Naz Osmanoglu, Brian Moses, Rose Matafeo.

Series 2, Episode 5

Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Rose Matafeo battles Naz Osmanoglu, whilst disabled comics Alex Brooker and Rosie Jones also compete.


Rose and Rosie were the winners. The joke of the episode was declared as Alex's "Like Rose West, she will die before she finishes her sentence."

Broadcast details

Friday 5th October 2018
Comedy Central
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Katherine Ryan Regular Panellist
Jonathan Ross Regular Panellist
Brian Moses Self
Guest cast
Alex Brooker Self
Rose Matafeo Self
Naz Osmanoglu Self
Rosie Jones Self
Writing team
Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer
James Farmer Writer
Jesse Joyce Writer
Geoff Norcott Writer
Aiden Spackman Writer
Phil Kerr Writer
Jez Stevenson Writer
Simon Craig Writer
Production team
Barbara Wiltshire 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


Rose Matafeo versus Naz Osmanoglu

"You look like every character from Guess Who"...

Featuring: Rose Matafeo, Naz Osmanoglu.

Alex Brooker versus Rosie Jones

"You're likely to die before you finish your sentence!"

Featuring: Alex Brooker, Rosie Jones.

Post Roast - Rose Matafeo & Naz Osmanoglu

Rose Matafeo and Naz Osmanoglu join Harriet Kemsley on Post Roast to reveal that they had never met before roasting each other... could this be the start of something beautiful?

Featuring: Harriet Kemsley, Rose Matafeo, Naz Osmanoglu.

Post Roast - Alex Brooker & Rosie Jones

Good friends Alex Brooker and Rosie Jones join Harriet Kemsley on Post Roast to talk about their absolutely savage jokes.

Featuring: Alex Brooker, Harriet Kemsley, Rosie Jones.


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