Comedy World Cup

7:00pm Saturday, October 20 on C4

The second of the semi-finals hosted by David Tennant. The cream of Britain’s finest comedy talent strut their stuff in this show when Jason Manford, Paul Chowdhry and Nicholas Parson face off against Omid Djalili, Daniel Sloss and Joe Pasquale to find out who will go through to the final and the chance to be crowned overall winner of the Comedy World Cup 2012. Contact: Alison Peters; alison@alisonpeterspr.com

7:00pm Saturday, October 13 on C4

Hosted by David Tennant, and featuring the pick of Britain’s finest comedy talent, Comedy World Cup is a new panel show in which Tennant referees two teams of comedians as they compete against each other in a hilarious knockout competition. In each episode the teams, whose careers and comedy know-how span a total of 100 years, pit their wits against each other in a series of rounds. It’s the first of the semi-finals with Alan Carr, Sara Pascoe and Clive Anderson who take on the might of Johnny Vegas, Josh Widdicombe and Mick Miller.

8:00pm Saturday, October 6 on C4

Hosted by David Tennant, and featuring the pick of Britain’s finest comedy talent, Comedy World Cup is a new panel show in which Tennant referees two teams of comedians as they compete against each other in a hilarious knockout competition. In each episode the teams, whose careers and comedy know-how span a total of 100 years, pit their wits against each other in a series of rounds. In episode four, captain Andy Parsons, Jon Richardson and the Chuckle Brothers take on Omid Djalili who is joined by Daniel Sloss and Joe Pasquale.

8:00pm Saturday, September 29 on C4

Hosted by David Tennant, and featuring the pick of Britain’s finest comedy talent, Comedy World Cup is a new panel show in which Tennant referees two teams of comedians as they compete against each other in a hilarious knockout competition. In each episode the teams, whose careers and comedy know-how span a total of 100 years, pit their wits against each other in a series of rounds. In episode three, captain Johnny Vegas and team mates Josh Widdicombe and Mick Miller take on Phill Jupitus, who is joined by Roisin Conaty and Barry Cryer.

8:15pm Saturday, September 22 on C4

Hosted by David Tennant, and featuring the pick of Britain’s finest comedy talent, Comedy World Cup is a new panel show in which Tennant referees two teams of comedians as they compete against each other in a hilarious knockout competition. In each episode the teams, whose careers and comedy know-how span a total of 100 years, pit their wits against each other in a series of rounds. The second show sees team captain Alan Carr with Sara Pascoe and Clive Anderson pit their wits against captain Micky Flanagan with Kevin Bridges and Stan Boardman.

8:20pm Saturday, September 15 on C4

Hosted by David Tennant, and featuring the pick of Britain’s finest comedy talent, Comedy World Cup is a new seven-part panel show in which Tennant referees two teams of comedians as they compete against each other in a hilarious knockout competition. In each episode the teams, whose careers and comedy know-how span a total of 100 years, pit their wits against each other in a series of rounds to find out which team are the biggest comedy brainboxes and fountains of funny knowledge. Each team is made up of three comedians – a team captain in their 30s/40s, an over-50 comedy legend, and a comedy newbie in their 20s/30s. Team captains featuring during the series are; Alan Carr, Andy Parsons, Jo Brand, Phill Jupitus, Jason Manford, Omid Djalili, Johnny Vegas and Micky Flanagan.

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