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Show Me The Funny

ITV factual / stand-up. 7 episodes (1 series) in 2011. Features Jason Manford, Alan Davies, Kate Copstick, Alfie Moore, Cole Parker, Dan Mitchell, Ellie Taylor and others.

Press Clippings

Patrick Monahan interview

Patrick Monahan definitely managed to captivate British audiences when he showed us his funny last year on ITV's Show Me The Funny and since then things have just catapulted and he's never looking back.

Howard Gorman, PPSF Webzine, 16th April 2012

Ellie Taylor to host new series of 'Snog Marry Avoid?'

Show Me The Funny comedian Ellie Taylor is gearing up to give OTT contestants a dressing down on make-under show Snog Marry Avoid?

The Sun, 14th February 2012

Patrick Monahan: Nobody struggles on Live At The Apollo

When stand-up and circuit veteran Patrick Monahan won ITV's comedy competition Show Me The Funny, he bagged a cheque for £100,000. Perhaps more importantly, he also got to release his first ever DVD, which is out now in the shops.

Mayer Nissim, Metro, 28th November 2011

Jason Manford: 'Show Me The Funny could return'

Jason Manford has revealed that ITV is considering commissioning a second series of Show Me The Funny.

Paul Millar, Digital Spy, 18th November 2011

Patrick Monahan: Kate Copstick is like an army general

Patrick Monahan likes to talk. A chat with the Show Me The Funny winner about getting back into touring after being watched by millions...

Such Small Portions, 14th October 2011

Interview with Ellie Taylor

What if you were plucked from your 9-to-5 job to become a full-time comedian...whilst a TV crew filmed you? Spoonfed chats to Show Me the Funny's Ellie Taylor on the perks and pitfalls of reality TV comedy.

Sarah Kendell, Spoonfed, 8th September 2011

Show Me The Funny live final review

Three thousand raucous punters descended upon Hammersmith Apollo as three comedians battled it out in a stand-up-off to be Show Me The Funny's first winner.

Nathan Rodgers, On The Box, 26th August 2011

'Show Me The Funny' live final amuses nearly 2.5m

The live final of ITV's stand-up comedy talent search Show Me The Funny was seen by nearly 2.5m on Thursday evening, while Celebrity Big Brother continued to perform for Channel 5, the latest audience data has shown.

Andrew Laughlin, Digital Spy, 26th August 2011

Patrick Monahan wins Show Me The Funny

Patrick Monahan has won the viewer vote on Show Me The Funny, the ITV1 stand-up competition.

British Comedy Guide, 25th August 2011

With the judges' words still ringing in their ears from Monday night's penultimate gig, finalists Pat, Tiff and Dan prepare to take to the stage at London's Hammersmith Apollo to perform their last stand-up set of the competition. Tonight, though, we're the ones they need to dazzle because it's the viewers who will vote for the winner. So if you fancy shaping the future of British comedy, get your voting technology at the ready.

Metro, 25th August 2011