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.
Recording at Electric Brixton. Tickets

Roast Battle. Image shows from L to R: Santa (Nick Helm), Jonathan Ross, Katherine Ryan, Jimmy Carr.

Christmas Special - Roast Battle Xmas Special

Jimmy Carr, Katherine Ryan and Jonathan Ross are joined by a very important guest for one night... Santa! (who looks suspiciously like Nick Helm). This hour-long Christmas special sees comedians Desiree Burch, Suzi Ruffell, Ed Gamble and Bobby Mair going head to head, all competing to be crowned the Roast Battle Xmas Champion!

Notes

Ed beat Bobby; then Suzi beat Desiree. In the runner-up bout, Bobby was picked over Desiree. The final was won by Ed.

Broadcast details

Date
Monday 10th December 2018
Time
10pm
Channel
Comedy Central
Length
60 minutes

Repeats

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
    Katherine Ryan Regular Panellist
    Jonathan Ross Regular Panellist
    Brian Moses Self
    Guest cast
    Nick Helm Santa
    Suzi Ruffell Self
    Ed Gamble Self
    Desiree Burch Self
    Bobby Mair Self
    Writing team
    Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer
    James Farmer Writer
    Jesse Joyce Writer
    Geoff Norcott Writer
    Christine Rose Writer
    Aiden Spackman Writer
    Simon Craig Writer
    Fraser Steele 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
    Lorry Powles VT Producer/Director
    Andy Kinnear Editor
    Steve Nayler Editor
    Richard Drew Production Designer
    Stuart Pring Lighting Designer

    Videos

    Xmas Special Trailer

    This hour-long Christmas special sees comedians going head to head, all competing to be crowned the Roast Battle Xmas Champion!

    Featuring: Jimmy Carr, Katherine Ryan, Jonathan Ross, Suzi Ruffell, Ed Gamble, Desiree Burch, Bobby Mair, Brian Moses, Nick Helm (Santa).

    Suzi Ruffell versus Desiree Burch

    Desiree Burch and Suzi Ruffell go head to head in a no holds barred roast battle.

    Featuring: Suzi Ruffell, Desiree Burch.

    Bobby Mair versus Ed Gamble

    Bobby Mair and Ed Gamble don't hold anything back as they roast each other.

    Featuring: Ed Gamble, Bobby Mair.

    Ed Gamble versus Suzi Ruffell

    Ed Gamble has a savage poetry slam.

    Featuring: Suzi Ruffell, Ed Gamble.

    Post Roast: Ed Gamble and Suzi Ruffell

    Ed Gamble & Suzi Ruffell join Harriet Kemsley on Post Roast to discuss what it's like to roast one of your best friends.

    Featuring: Suzi Ruffell, Ed Gamble, Harriet Kemsley.

    Post Roast: Desiree Burch & Bobby Mair

    Desiree Burch and Bobby Mair join Harriet Kemsley on Post Roast to discuss their savage roast battle.

    Featuring: Desiree Burch, Bobby Mair, Harriet Kemsley.

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