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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 2

Stand Up Central. Jimmy Carr.

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Wednesday 25th May 2016

Russell Howard talks bread, wonky vegetables, and cleavage; plus answers questions on Lego and self-pleasure in space. His guests are Jimmy Carr and Darren Harriott.


2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Wednesday 1st June 2016

Russell Howard talks erotic buckaroo, landline phones, and weird sex; plus answers questions on literature and older women. His guests are Joe Lycett and Rhys James.


3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Wednesday 8th June 2016

Russell Howard talks adult colouring-in books and gluten; plus answers questions on the Queen's seduction methods, STD penguins. His guests are Chris Ramsey and Yuriko Kotani.


4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Wednesday 15th June 2016

Russell Howard talks Tom Jones, pant throwing and RnB music with a West Country edge. His guests are Kiri Pritchard-McLean and James Acaster.


5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Wednesday 22nd June 2016

Russell Howard talks jellyfish stings and brotherly love. His guests are Bridget Christie and Ivo Graham.


6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Wednesday 29th June 2016

Russell Howard talks racial tension and lady wrestling; plus answers questions on YouTubers and tickling chickens. His guests are Johnny Pelham and Seann Walsh.


7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Wednesday 6th July 2016

Russell Howard talks about being an uncle and middle class muggers; plus answers questions on how to get out of work. His guests are Steve Williams and Isy Suttie.


8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Wednesday 13th July 2016

Russell Howard talks about his love of women, from their distinctive laughs to his mum's brilliant brain. His guests are Josie Long and Stuart Goldsmith.


9. Episode Nine

First broadcast: Wednesday 20th July 2016

Russell Howard answers questions on Percy Pigs, Marmite and Muslims and also reveals his most awkward sexual moment. His guests are Steve Bugeja and Tommy Tiernan.


10. Episode Ten

First broadcast: Wednesday 27th July 2016

Russell Howardtalks about depressed dogs and regretful flashers; plus answers questions on sex from a virgin. His guests are Ed Gamble and Fern Brady.


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