Mark Watson

Mark Watson

A former Cambridge Footlighter, Mark Watson first made an impact on the comedy circuit in 2002 when he won the Daily Telegraph Open Mic competition andwas a runner-up in So You Think You're Funny?

He has become known for his Edinburgh shows (2005's 50 Years Before Death And The Awful Prospect Of Enternity was nominated for the Perrier) and his gruelling shows that last more than 24 hours. Perrier's successor, the if.comeddies, awarded the panel award for best capturing the spirit of the fringe, in 2007.

Watson won the Chortle award winner for innovation in 2005, when he was also nominated for best breakthrough act, and was nominated for best compere in 2007.

He is also a novelist, with his debut Bullet Points, published in 2003; has written for TV and in 2007 landed his first radio series, Mark Watson Makes The World Substantially Better.

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Upcoming Dates

Cambridge Comedy Festival

Date: Fri 9 Jul 2021
Venue: Huntingdon Grange Farm
Price: £32.10 adult day ticket, £136.50 weekend camping
Comics: Allyson June Smith, Arthur Smith, Ben Norris, Catherine Bohart, Darius Davies, Darren Harriott, Elliot Steel, Jen Brister, Kelly Convey, Larry Dean, Leo Kearse, Mark Watson, Mary Bourke, Maureen Younger, Mike Gunn, Milton Jones, Mo Omar, Nabil Abdulrashid, Paul McCaffrey, Phil Dinsdale, Phil Nichol, Rachel Fairburn, Rich Wilson, Steve N Allen
Show starts: 18:00 (Doors open approx 30 mins earlier)

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Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2001

Far Too Happy


Montreal 2009

Britcom gala 2009


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