Tim Key

Tim Key

Date of birth: 02-09-1976
Tim Key won the 2009 Edinburgh Comedy Award for his show, The Slutcracker, a mix of poetry, unconventional stand-up and film. And in 2012, Masterslut won best show atthe Chortle Awards.

A former member of the Cambridge Footlights, he first came to the Fringe with their 2001 Edinburgh show Far Too Happy, which also starred Mark Watson and was nominated for the Perrier award for best newcomer.

He also featured in Alex Horne's best-newcomer nominated Making Fish Laugh in 2003, and is part of the four-man sketch troupe Cowards. His solo Edinburgh debut came in 2004, with the tragic one-man comedy play Luke & Stella, which was made into a Radio 4 series called All Bar Luke.

His poetry has also feature on Radio 4’s Mark Watson Makes the World Substantially Better and Charlie Brooker's Newswipe.

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Tim Key joins The End Of The F*****g World

Playing motel owner Gus in C4 comedy-drama

Tim Key has joined the cast of The End Of The F*****g World.

Above is the first picture of the comedian in his role of motel owner Gus.

Based on a graphic novel, the series follows James (Alex Lawther), a 17-year-old who believes himself to be a psychopath, and Alyssa (Jessica Barden), a rebellious classmate who sees in James a chance to escape from her tumultuous home life.

The second series will be stripped across four nights on Channel 4, with two episodes a night at 10pm on November 4 to 7.

The entire eight-part series will be available to stream on All 4 after the first  night’s double-bill

Here’s a trailer re-capping the Bafta-nominated first series, which is available to stream on All 4.

 

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Published: 8 Oct 2019

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Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2001

Far Too Happy


Edinburgh Fringe 2006

Cowards


Edinburgh Fringe 2009

Party

Tim Key: The Slutcracker


Edinburgh Fringe 2010

Tim Key: The Slutcracker [2010]


Edinburgh Fringe 2011

Tim Key: Masterslut


Edinburgh Fringe 2014

Tim Key: Single White Slut


Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Tim Key: Work-in-Slutgress


Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Tim Key: Work in Progress


Edinburgh Fringe 2018

Tim Key: Megadate


Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Tim Key


Theatre

Tree


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