John Kearns

John Kearns

Date of birth: 10-04-1987
Absurdist John Kearns – a former guide at the House of Parliament – won the 2014 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award, a year after being named best newcomer – the first act to achieve that in two consecutive years. He was also nominated for the Barry Award at the Melbourne Comedy Festival in 2014 and 2015; as well as for the breakthrough award and best sketch, character or improv act in the 2014 Chortle Awards.
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Sara Pascoe's Guessable? to return

Second series for Comedy Central panel show

Sara Pascoe is to host a second series of panel show Guessable? for Comedy Central.

The broadcaster has ordered 12 more hour-long episodes, with John Kearns returning as her assistant.

Alan Davies and Darren Harriott will also be back as team captains.

Made by Tuesday's Child Television, the original series run for eight episodes in the autumn, attracting between 184,000 and 246,000 viewers per episode.

Sebastian Cardwell, of Comedy Central’s parent company ViacomCBS Networks UK said: ‘Guessable? proved incredibly popular with our audience… with the outstanding comedic talent and hilarious format, this new series will continue to bring some much-needed fun and entertainment to our viewers.’

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Published: 1 Mar 2021

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