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Simon Amstell: My first stand-up gig – aged 13!

Simon Amstell has told BBC Radio 5 Live about his first stand-up gig at age 13, and shared some of his old material.

Speaking to Nihal Arthanayake, he said: ‘I had a memory that I’d written this very profound bit… I’d made up this and hadn’t even said it at all!’

This clip is from Nihal Arthanayke on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

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