Made for 4 Extra. The first heat of the BBC New Comedy Award 2018, recorded at Up the Creek Comedy Club in London, hosted by Dane Baptiste.
The first heat of the BBC New Comedy Award 2018, recorded at Up the Creek Comedy Club in London and hosted by Dane Baptiste. Ten new acts compete for a place in the Edinburgh semi-final of this prestigious new act competition.
Acts are: Amy Matthews, Archie Henderson, Ben Lawrence, Benji Waterstones, Dan Offen, Jake Baker, Jess Bray, Mo Saffaf, Rachel Wheeley and Thanyia Moore.
The judges are: Steve Bennett (editor of chortle.co.uk), BBC Executive Producer Victoria Lloyd and comedian and writer Holly Walsh.
Produced by Lyndsay Fenner. A BBC Studios production.
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