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Stand Up Central

Comedy Central stand-up showcase. 36 episodes (4 series), 2015 - 2018. Stars Rob Delaney, Chris Ramsey and Russell Howard.

Series 1, Episode 1

Russell Howard talks about running a marathon, a male massage, and answers questions about time travel, feminism, and Transformers. His guests are Nish Kumar and Sara Pascoe.

Broadcast details

Wednesday 29th April 2015
Comedy Central
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Russell Howard Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Sara Pascoe Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Writing team
Steve Williams Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Atkinson Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Hall Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Peter Orton Director
Jason Dawson Producer
Lourdes Diaz Executive Producer
Emma Clarke Executive Producer
Richard Allen-Turner Executive Producer
James Taylor Executive Producer
Jon Thoday Executive Producer


First few minutes

The first few minutes of Russell's new show, talking about getting some camp medical treatment.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Posh man massage

Russell Howard discusses how he got his posterior slapped whilst running a half marathon and then, later, got a massage off the poshest camp man he's ever met.

Featuring: Russell Howard.

Russell Howard's embarrassing comment

Talking to a member of the audience, Russell Howard realises he's made an ill-judged comment and falls to the floor in embarrassment.

Featuring: Russell Howard.


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