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The Charles Pamment Three Minute Interview

The Charles Pamment Three Minute Interview

Although they may not grab the attention lavished upon the 'big four' at the Edinburgh Festival, theSpaceUK is nonetheless now the largest venue at the Fringe and this year celebrates its 20th year. Pete Shaw spoke to founder and director Charles Pamment about the last two decades. Continue Reading

The Michael Barrymore Extended Interview

The Michael Barrymore Extended Interview

Michael Barrymore went from being a Redcoat at Butlins in the early 70’s to being voted the most popular entertainer thirteen times throughout the 80’s and 90’s. Then, in 2001 Stuart Lubbock tragically died in a pool at his home and Michael was suspected of his murder. Though innocent, his career fell apart. Martin Walker meets a man who is now fighting back - and winning. Continue Reading

The Ian Wylie Three Minute Interview

The Ian Wylie Three Minute Interview

Never work with children or animals. Never use Facebook when you’re drunk. And never launch a magazine about comedy. Pretty much accepted wisdom, so why are Ian Wylie and Danielle Gilbert breaking the third rule, when the graveyard of magazines is full of dearly-departed comedy launches? Continue Reading

The Ryan Good Three Minute Interview

The Ryan Good Three Minute Interview

Martin Walker talks to Neo Futurist, Ryan Good - AKA Ryan the Bisexual Lion – who has surveyed the sexual habits of the animal world. Spending over a year researching in the Peruvian rainforest, the Galapagos and the wilds of San Francisco he finds gay penguins, monogamous albatrosses and polyamorous coffee mornings. Continue Reading

The Jim Holland Three Minute Interview

The Jim Holland Three Minute Interview

Jim Holland is a polite comedy maverick who brings intelligent wit, conversational delivery and two-tone shoes to the Brighton and Edinburgh Fringes. Martin Walker joins him for a spot of Shoegazing. Continue Reading

The Richard Brown Three Minute Interview

The Richard Brown Three Minute Interview

Richard Brown, one half of last year’s Angry Beards, presents his debut Edinburgh show this year as part of the Free Fringe. The show, This Is Not For You takes a cynical view on society, a view expressed through intelligent, alternative comedy. Continue Reading

The Nick Helm Extended Interview

The Nick Helm Extended Interview

Nick Helm is an actor, singer, musician and comedian, who plies his various skills regularly on television and on stage. Broadway Baby Stand-Up Comedy Editor, Martin Walker tries to conduct an interview whilst behaving like a fan boy idiot. Continue Reading

The Nathan Cassidy Three Minute Interview

The Nathan Cassidy Three Minute Interview

Two years ago Nathan Cassidy’s Edinburgh show Free Pound and his feature documentary film, I am Orig were nominated for a Malcolm Hardee Award. Last year he gave every member of his audience a free bet. In 2014 Martin Walker discovers that this Edinburgh adventure is to be a Date With Death. Continue Reading

The Liz Peters Three Minute Interview

The Liz Peters Three Minute Interview

A Brighton based comedian, Liz Peters is the winner of London’s original variety show, Cheese ‘n’ Crackers and semi-finalist in last year’s ‘Funny Women Awards’. As Martin Walker discovers, she is appearing at both the Brighton and Edinburgh Fringe this year with her latest show, Toybox. Continue Reading

The Mark Restuccia Three Minute Interview

The Mark Restuccia Three Minute Interview

Mark Restuccia is a very funny London based stand-up comedian, writer, and actor and as it turns out, a big fan of Drum and Bass. He’s currently touring his latest show, before bringing it to the Edinburgh Fringe. Martin Walker tries to keep a straight face whilst asking a few questions. Continue Reading

The Lloyd Hollett Extended Interview

The Lloyd Hollett Extended Interview

The Margate born Lloyd Hollett is a stand-up comedian and actor, famous for performing in a succession of high profile and popular pantomimes. He starts his sixth tour supporting Jim Davidson later this year. Martin Walker asks how he got started and what it’s like working with one of the UK’s most controversial comedians. Continue Reading

The Markus Birdman Three Minute Interview

The Markus Birdman Three Minute Interview

As a child, Markus Birdman’s father – a vicar – made him draw Bible stories. Unfortunately he doesn’t remember these stories, but as a grown-up he’s pretty good at drawing. Markus has been an art teacher, graffiti artist and sculptor’s assistant and his Edinburgh Fringe Show, ‘2B Or Not To Be’ sees him putting his skill for sketching to blasphemous effect. With added jokes. Continue Reading

The Sol Bernstein Three Minute Interview

The Sol Bernstein Three Minute Interview

According to his website, Sol Bernstein escaped the Pogroms in Russia and the Nazis in Germany, and then went on to become the World's First all-round entertainer. He's a song and dance man, a comedian, a magician, an actor, and a jazz musician. Martin Walker tries to ask him about his Edinburgh Fringe show Still Standing. Continue Reading

The James Campbell Three Minute Interview

The James Campbell Three Minute Interview

James Campbell is a popular comic and author who pioneered stand-up comedy for children. He’s performing at the Edinburgh Fringe’s Spiegeltent this year with his famous Comedy 4 Kids show. Broadway Baby has always tried to be child friendly, or at least parent friendly, so we emailed James six questions. Continue Reading

The Bruce Devlin Three Minute Interview

The Bruce Devlin Three Minute Interview

Bruce Devlin is a stand-up comic, writer and broadcaster, who can be seen live, on TV and heard on the wireless. Since learning his craft at one of the Stand Comedy Club’s workshops, he’s gone on to be one of the UK’s best known comperes. Martin Walker asks what he’s up to. Continue Reading

The Colin Hoult Three Minute Interview

The Colin Hoult Three Minute Interview

A prolific writer and former winner of the ‘Writers Guild Award for Comedy’, Colin Hoult has penned the successful live shows , ‘Carnival of Monsters’, ‘ Enemy of the World’, ‘Inferno’ and many others. He’s currently performing classic and new material at the Brighton Fringe. Martin Walker tracked him down. Continue Reading

The Michael Che Three Minute Interview

The Michael Che Three Minute Interview

Making his London debut at the Soho Theatre is US comic Michael Che. The massive American star is currently a writer on Saturday Night Live but he’s about to join the global hit, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. Martin Walker asks about his show, ‘Cartoon Violence’. Continue Reading

The Bruce Dessau Extended Interview

The Bruce Dessau Extended Interview

Very few reviewers are as well-known as Bruce Dessau. He’s the comedy critic at the London Evening Standard and writes extensively on comedy at his popular website. His latest book ‘Beyond a Joke’ explores the darker side of stand-up. Martin Walker meets him for an extended interview about life as a principal opinion former. Continue Reading

The Katherine Ryan Three Minute Interview

The Katherine Ryan Three Minute Interview

Katherine Ryan’s second UK stand-up tour begins with a limited run at the Edinburgh Fringe. The fresh, often dangerously fierce, pop-culture-obsessed Canadian gives Martin Walker the lowdown on her new show, ‘Glam Role Model’. But they begin by talking about breasts. Continue Reading

The Sameena Zehra Three Minute Interview

The Sameena Zehra Three Minute Interview

Sameena Zehra is an actor, Blues singer, storyteller and stand-up comedian - and she’s involved in no less than three comedy shows at the Brighton Fringe. She co-hosts the ‘Immigrant Diaries’ and curates the ‘Cult of Comedy’ showcase, but Martin Walker starts by asking about her solo show, ‘Homicidal Pacifist’ Continue Reading

The Kerry Godliman Three Minute Interview

The Kerry Godliman Three Minute Interview

Kerry Godliman is stand-up, writer and actor, currently starring alongside Ricky Gervais in ‘Derek’ on Channel 4. Martin Walker grabbed two minutes face time to talk Channel 4, Radio 4 and the Edinburgh Fringe. Continue Reading

The Sam Brady Three Minute Interview

The Sam Brady Three Minute Interview

Award-winning comedian and failed Buddhist Monk, Sam Brady, takes his comedy show, Kindness on UK tour, starting in Leicester on 22nd February. The show is inspired by a simple act of kindness, from an unexpected source at a very low point in Sam Brady’s life, which renewed his faith in human nature. The result is an extremely funny and uplifting show. Continue Reading

The Nico Yearwood Three Minute Interview

The Nico Yearwood Three Minute Interview

Nico Yearwood is originally from Barbados, but is now based in London. He’s been described as a laid back, but relentless joke teller, who delivers his material in natural, conversational style. He’s currently appearing at the Brighton Fringe. Martin Walker dropped by to say hello. Continue Reading

The Sajeela Kershi Three Minute Interview

The Sajeela Kershi Three Minute Interview

Sajeela Kershi has been performing stand-up since 2006, getting her big break as part of Brendon Burns’s 2007 award winning show, ‘So I Suppose This Is Offensive Now?’ She made her Edinburgh Fringe solo debut with ‘Bitch Got Owned’ and is currently preparing for the Brighton Fringe. Martin Walker asked her about her work-in-progress show, ‘Shallow Halal’. Continue Reading

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