Grouchy Young Comics

Comedy Central UK's first commission

The new-look UK Comedy Central has confirmed transmission of its first original commission, Grouchy Young Men.

The one-hour Grouchy Young Men special will air on the rebranded Paramount Comedy site on April 12.

From the makers of Grumpy Old Men, the talking-heads show will be narrated by Robert Webb and features the likes of comedians Russell Kane, Alun Cochrane, Jim Jeffries and Carl Donnelly alongside soap stars and former boyband members.

Published: 31 Mar 2009

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Stephen Fry, Marcus Brigstocke, Lucy Porter and Rachel Parris are taking part in a showcase from the Oxford Playhouse, alongside performers from other genres.

Not just a gig, the event has been written by comedian Kevin Day and directed by Simon Evans (not the comedian, but the man who directed David Tennant and Michael Sheen in BBC One’s lockdown comedy Staged).

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... including another episode of Comedians: Home Alone and the full Carol Burnett Show back catalogue on Amazon Prime.

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