Frankie Boyle

Frankie Boyle

Frankie Boyle came to prominence when he won the Daily Telegraph’s Open Mic competition in 1996, launching his stand-up career.

On TV, he has appeared on every episode of BBC Two’s Mock the Week, and has been a familiar face on 8 Out Of 10 Cats, for which he was also a writer, They Think It’s All Over, Law of the Playground and BBC Scotland’s Live Floor Show.Other writing credits include 2DTV and 29 Minute Of Fame.

He has also been a team captain on BBC Radio Scotland’s Spin on This and Famous for 5 Minutes.

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Woman accused of stalking Frankie Boyle

Fan denies tormenting comic

A woman is to stand trial for allegedly stalking Frankie Boyle.

The comic is said to have been 'tormented' by Rebecca Gamble, 48, of Folkestone, Kent.

She is accused of repeatedly travelling to Edinburgh and Glasgow last year to see him at The Stand comedy club, approaching him around the cities and arriving uninvited at a hotel where he was staying.

Gamble has denied the charges, The Scottish Sun reports, saying she will stand trial later this year.

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Published: 22 Jan 2018

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