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 at 3am.

Roast Battle. Image shows from L to R: Richard Ayoade, Katherine Ryan, Jimmy Carr. Copyright: Fulwell 73 Productions.

Series 4, Episode 3

Actor, comedian and all round multi-hyphenate Richard Ayoade is our guest judge this week. Ed Night battles Huge Davies, who has prepared a musical rendition for his comedy. Then the hilarious Richard Herring and Sara Barron go head to head.


Huge and Sara were the winners. The joke of the episode was Ed's "rice paddy" comeback.

Broadcast details

Monday 3rd February 2020
Comedy Central
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Jimmy Carr Host / Presenter
Katherine Ryan Regular Panellist
Brian Moses Self
Guest cast
Richard Ayoade Guest
Ed Night Self
Huge Davies Self
Richard Herring Self
Sara Barron Self
Writing team
Dominic English (as Dom English) Writer
James Farmer Writer
Jesse Joyce Writer
Geoff Norcott Writer
Matthew Crosby Writer
Michael Stranney Writer
Lauren Pattison Writer
Production team
Toby Baker Director
Tom Corrigan Series Producer
Mia Cross Producer
Emma Clarke Executive Producer
Louise Holmes Executive Producer
Suzi Aplin Executive Producer
Jimmy Carr Executive Producer
Gabe Turner Executive Producer
Brian Moses Executive Producer
Jeff Ross Executive Producer


Post Roast: Huge Davies and Ed Knight

Huge Davies and Ed Knight chat about their roast battle in a post-roast Q&A session.

Featuring: Ed Night, Huge Davies.

Post Roast: Sara Barron & Richard Herring

It was USA Vs UK as Sara Barron and Richard Herring battled it out on the roast battle stage. But all is gravy in the post roast Q&A.

Featuring: Richard Herring, Sara Barron.


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