Awards for UK's top comedians
17 December 2011 Last updated at 13:21 GMT
Stewart Lee, Victoria Wood, Miranda Hart and the cast of The Inbetweeners were among the winners at the 2011 British Comedy Awards in London.
Presenting the best comedy actor award was Business Secretary Vince Cable who had a go at a few political jokes.
Steve Coogan's role in the phone hacking scandal also came up.
Courtesy British Comedy Awards, Channel 4