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Josie Long- winner of the BBC New Comedy Awards at 17. In 2006, she won the If.comeddies Best Newcomer award at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show three times. She wote and starred in Ch4 Skins as well as numerous radio and tv shows including 8 Out Of 10 Cats, Dara O’Briain’s Go 8-Bit, Dave’s One Night Stand, Have I Got News For You, R4’s Short Cuts and her own R4 series Romance and Adventure. watch a clip HERE
“It’s high time someone gave him a TV show of his own” The Guardian Multi award winning writer and comedian Mark Maier, is a highly sought after performer on both the national and international comedy circuits.
Recent professional highlights include two series of ‘Trapped’ for BBC Radio 4 – a show both written and performed by Mark (with a third series already penned), ‘Inner Voices of Men’ an Alan Bennett style talking heads series for BBC R4 and ‘Object Lessons’ – the radio adaptation of his hit 2004 Edinburgh show.
Mark’s many television appearances include; The Stand Up Show (BBC1), Dating The Enemy (ITV), Bring Me The Head of Light Entertainment, (CH5), Five’s Company (CH5), The World Stands Up (Paramount Comedy), Comedy Rules (SKY) & Live At Jongleurs (LWT). As an actor he appeared in Rory Bremner, Who Else? (CH4) and recently filmed an episode of My Hero (BBC 1).
Elliot Steel ( yes, son of Mark) is one of the youngest pro comedians on the comedy scene. Having started at just 16 he quickly shot up the ranks and has had a massive impact on the circuit. Working some of the biggest clubs as well as writing for and appearing on TV shows. last year a clip from his Live AT The Comedy store went viral getting over two million views.His easy laid back style makes audiences quickly warm to his funny tales as a lad growing up in Croydon