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The nationwide search to find the best new stand-up talent. Mark Watson hosts the final of Radio 4's hunt for the best new comedians, from the Edinburgh Fringe.

The nationwide search to find the best new stand-up talent in the UK. Mark Watson hosts the final of Radio 4's hunt for the best new comedians, from the Edinburgh Fringe.

Presenting five of the UK's most exciting new comedy acts competing for the coveted title.

The winner of this year's competition will take home £1000 and a 15 minute script commission from BBC Studios. Past winners and finalists of the BBC New Comedy Award include Alan Carr, Peter Kay, Lee Mack, Sarah Millican, Russell Howard, Joe Lycett, Josie Long, and Nina Conti.

45 minutes

Last on

Fri 13 Sep 2019 21:00

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  • Mon 19 Aug 2019 21:00
  • Mon 19 Aug 2019 21:45
  • Mon 19 Aug 2019 22:30
  • Mon 19 Aug 2019 23:15
  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 00:00
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  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 03:45
  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 21:00
  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 21:45
  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 22:30
  • Tue 20 Aug 2019 23:15
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