ACX5A9669 (c) Andy Hollingworth Archive

Here’s a comedy CV. It’s not complete. There’s no doubt some stuff I’ve forgotten. There’s also some stuff I’d rather not remember.

Television Appearances

Q.I (BBC2, L series)

Celebrity Mastermind (BBC1)

Never Mind The Buzzcocks 2015 Christmas Special (BBC2)

Ask Rhod Gilbert Series 1 & 2 (BBC1)

The Comedy Store (Comedy Central)

Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC3)

Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave, series 3)

Edinburgh Comedy Gala 2014 (BBC3)

Comedy Up Late (ABC)

New Zealand Comedy Festival 2016 Opening Gala (TVNZ)

7 Days (TVNZ)

Jack Dee’s Don’t Sit In The Front Row (Sky Atlantic)

The Dog Ate My Homework (CBBC)

The Big Six Nations Kick Off With Gabby & Gareth (BBC One Wales)

Television Writing

Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2, series 22, 23 & 28)

Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC2, series 10)

The Apprentice: You’re Fired (BBC2)

Ask Rhod Gilbert (BBC1)

Live At The Apollo (BBC1)

Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier (Dave)

Man Down Series 1 (Channel 4)

Stand Up For The Week (Channel 4)

The Committee Meeting (BBC 3)

8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4)

I’ve also written for Have I Got News For You (BBC1), 8 out of 10 Cats (Channel 4) and Mock The Week (BBC1).

But I was employed directly by the appearing comic. So you won’t see my name on the credits of those.

Television Warm-up

Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2)

Q.I (BBC1)


Regular co-presenter on The Rhod Gilbert Show (BBC Radio Wales)

Panellist on The Unbelievable Truth (BBC Radio 4)

Panellist on The News Quiz (BBC Radio 4)

Panellist on Heresy (BBC Radio 4)

Writer and performer on Rhod Gilbert’s Bulging Barrel of Laughs (BBC Radio 2)

Writer and performer on Here Be Dragons Series 1 & 2 (BBC Radio Wales)

Writer and performer on The Now Show (BBC Radio 4)

Writer on Big Problems With Helen Keen Series 2 (BBC Radio 4)

Performer (Bryn) on Everyone Quite Likes Justin Series 1 & 2 (BBC Radio 4)

Guest on 7 Day Sunday (BBC 5 Live)

Panellist on Wordaholics (BBC Radio 4)

Panellist on It’s Your Round (BBC Radio 4)

Panellist on Britain Vs. The Rest Of The World (BBC Radio 4)

Panellist on Listomania! (BBC Radio 2)

Stand-up and stories on various programmes including:

Jo Caulfield’s Speakeasy (BBC Radio 4)

Russell Kane’s Seaside Special (BBC Radio 2)

Roisin Conaty’s What If It Was The End Of The World? (BBC Radio 1)

Best of Machynlleth Comedy Festival 2013 (BBC Radio Wales/BBC Radio 4 Extra)

Nominations and Awards

Winner – Best Show Leicester Comedy Festival 2018

Nominee – TV Choice Award for Best Comedy (For Russell Howard’s Good News)

Nominee – Celtic Media Awards Best Comedy (for Here Be Dragons)

Winner – Radio Academy Award (Bronze) for Here Be Dragons 2014

Nominee – Sony Award 2011

Nominee – Breakthrough Act in the Chortle Awards 2008

Winner – Chortle Student Comic of the Year 2004

I think we won a Loaded Lafta for Ask Rhod Gilbert but as none of us went to the ceremony I can’t confirm this.


I’ve performed stand-up all over the world, from Abu Dhabi to Zurich. Ranging from intimate pub rooms to huge venues like the Hammersmith Apollo and Aintree Pavilion.