Following three sell-out UK tours, multi award-winning comedian Sarah Millican presents her eagerly awaited debut live DVD. The UK’s hottest female comedian, star of Live at the Apollo, Mock The Week, Michael Mcintyre’s Comedy Roadshow and if.comedy Best Newcomer, offers advice for life including non-fattening stress relief, the alternative to marriage and the acceptable face of adultery. The sweet and filthy Geordie’s stand-up was nominated for the prestigious Fosters Comedy Award at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival and was the first woman ever to win Chortle’s Best Headliner Award.
The star of BBC2's Mock The Week and his own show on BBC6 Music, Russell Howard is also one of Britain's most exciting and popular stand-up comedians. Nominated for some of the world's most prestigious comedy awards for his live shows, Russell's tireless energy and joyful command of his craft make him an unfailingly entertaining stand-up who can find comic gold in any situation. The waiting is over – here's his first ever stand-up DVD. Recorded live at the Bloomsbury theatre during his sell-out Adventures tour, this show will blow your cobwebs away in an unashamedly funny whirlwind (not an actual whirlwind).
Michael McIntrye - Live and Laughing Live and Laughing is the debut DVD of Britain's fastest rising comedy star. Having stormed the TV shows 'Live At the Apollo', 'Have I Got News for You', 'Mock the Week' and 'The Royal Variety Performance', Live and Laughing was the mesmerising first show of Michael's sell out five night run at the legendary Hammersmith Apollo. Michael Mcintyre is electrifying, his energy, charm and pinpoint observations leave the packed house baying for more. Michael McIntrye - 'Hello Wembley!' 'Hello Wembley!' follows up the biggest selling debut stand up DVD of all time Live and Laughing with an even bigger and better show. An astonishing 500,000 fans saw him live on his UK tour which included this sensational performance recorded during his record breaking six nights at Wembley Arena. Michael is at his hilarious best as he skips through a night of comedy that raises the roof on this legendary venue.
Russell Howard is one of the country’s hottest comedians, with his own critically-acclaimed BBC3 show, Russell Howard’s Good News, and appearances on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo. He has wowed audiences up and down the country during three sell-out tours with his one-of-a-kind, high-octane comedy finding the funny in life’s humdrum. Now these three tours can be yours in one superb DVD box set. Includes: Russell Howard Live, his Adventures show filmed at the Bloomsbury Theatre Russell Howard Dingledodies, recorded at the Brighton Dome Russell Howard Right Here Right Now, filmed live at HMV Apollo Hammersmith Special Features: Live extras: Russell Howard On The Road – Behind The Scenes Tour Film Dingledodies extras: Dingledodies Alternative Ending, A Bit Of A Natter Q&A, Live At The Apollo 2007, Live At The Apollo 2008 Right Here Right Now extras: Deleted Scenes, 12 Years Later
From BBC 2's Mock the Week and Q.I, BBC Radio 2's Parsons and Naylor's Pull-Out Sections and star of The Comedy Store's Cutting Edge, plus his recent BBC 1 Live at The Apollo triumph, Andy Parsons is one of the country’s finest political comedians.Andy Parsons' credentials are second to none. He was a main writer on the original Spitting Image and has performed on numerous TV shows including Saturday Live, The Stand Up Show, The Comedy Store, They think Its All Over and The Live Floor Show as well as completing nine series of the topical, satirical Radio 2 show Parsons and Naylor’s Pullout Sections. Recently he has been heard as the host of The PMQ Show on Radio 5 Live and has a second series of his Radio 4 sitcom coming up The Lost WebLog of Scrooby Trevithick. He has also performed all over the world at prestigious comedy festivals in Montreal, New Zealand, Australia and Kilkenny.
Star of BBC2’s Mock the Week and stand-up dynamo Russell Howard returns to DVD with his hit sell-out show of 2008 Dingledodies. Due to phenomenal demand, Dingledodies was twice-extended and saw Russell play to over 125,000 people. To top this off, Russell’s debut DVD - Russell Howard Live - was one of the bestselling stand-up DVDs of 2008. Packed with his trademark mix of eloquent gags and deft storytelling, Dingledodies sees Russell share his observations on life’s big issues: ladies on trains, time travel, teenage parties, Charles Darwin, bags for life, awkward sex, wolf masks, and dressing up dogs.
Critically acclaimed comedian Frankie Boyle presents his hotly-anticipated first live stand-up DVD. Recorded live during his sell-out shows at London's Hackney EMpire, Frankie's unique brand of observational comedy and brutal but perfectly constructed one-liners prove he is one of the best gag writers in the business.As the stand-up act on top-rated satirical comedy show Mock The Week, the sharp-suited Scotsman shows us just a slice of what he;s capable of. In this DVD he unleashes his razor-sharp wit upon the audience with jokes that are too near the knuckle for TV, constantly venturing onto thin ice with outrageous jibes that could be utterly offensive if not delivered with equal measures of visceral cheek sarcasm, demonstrating the full force of his comic prowess.Special Features:Behind the scenes tour diaryRUSH HOUR comedy sketches'Drug experiment': additional audio material
Critically acclaimed comedian Micky Flanagan presents his highly anticipated debut stand-up DVD of his nationwide sell-out ‘Out Out’ tour. One of the UKs hottest comedians, star of Live at the Apollo, Mock The Week, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow and The Royal Variety Performance, ruthlessly deconstructs the East End Myth with razor sharp observational wit. He tells a comic tale of a working class upbringing, where alphabetti spaghetti is a luxury. Micky has come a long way since then, thanks to a university education he is now a rare delight – an intellectual cockney. Not bad for the boy from Bethnal Green. Having been nominated for the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Award for best newcomer, his Radio 4 series What Chance Change? was an instant hit with listeners and critics alike.
Following 2008's sold out national tour, and bestselling DVD, award winning stand up comedian and Mock the Week host Dara O Briain hits the road again this year with his hotly anticipated brand new show and biggest tour to date. With hilarious anecdotes and witty audience interaction blended with topical story-telling, Irish humour and relentless delivery, Dara is regarded as one of comedy greats by audiences and fellow comedians alike, and with this his biggest and best tour and DVD to date, this DVD is one not to be missed. Dara O Briain This is the Show was recorded in front of a sell out crowd on the final date of his record breaking nine nights at the world famous Hammersmith Apollo. Dara is on top form as he effortlessly mixes off the cuff audience interaction with razor sharp material and a star studded finale that almost puts Hollywood to shame. Special Features: Andy, Ed And Dara's In Vision Commentary & Drinking Game Live In Dublin 2010 The Apollo Organist Entertains The Show As It Was Meant To Be Seen.