Waiting in a cupboard

Latest Comedy Central short from Ryan Sampson

A surprise birthday party takes a shocking turn in this new sketch from Plenbs star Ryan Sampson.

Cupboard is the latest in his series of Comedy Central shorts in which he co-stars with Harriet Webb.

In this episode of Waiting, they play a couple of characters – both called Phil – who wind up hiding in the same closet waiting for their friend Julia to return.

Published: 7 Nov 2019

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