Fast and Curious comedy-Russell Kane
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The Fast And The Curious: Russell Kane
Strap in as Russell Kane races back to the live comedy stage in 2019 with his eagerly awaited brand new tour The Fast And The Curious. Packing more energy than a battery factory, Russell’s RS Turbo laugh engine will motor through emotions , family and life – once again proving that the fast and the curious amongst us see more stuff and get more done.
Russell is ready and raring to hit the road with his new stand-up show throughout 2019, and will be kicking off The Fast And The Curious tour with a limited run of 17 shows from February to May next spring. Catch Russell up-close-and- personal in smaller more intimate venues before further dates are added later in the year.
As a multi-award winning comedian, presenter, actor, social media star, author and scriptwriter, Russell’s recent appearances include his hit TV show BBC3’s Stupid Man, Smart Phone, BBC Radio’s podcast Evil Genius, his recently released JOE podcast Boys Don’t Cry, BBC2’s Live At The Apollo and BBC1’s Michael McIntyre’s Big Show.
Russell’s unique high energy stand-up has won him many awards and plaudits including winner of the prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Awards for Best Show in 2010. That same year Russell went on to make history as the first comedian to win both the Edinburgh Award and Melbourne Comedy Festival’s Barry Award in the same year.
Russell’s previous tour, the mammoth Right Man, Wrong Age, was met with phenomenal demand causing it to be extended three times between 2016-2017, performing to sold out venues across the country and acquiring much critical acclaim.
Multi-award winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter Russell Kane is best known as the host of three series of BBC3’s Live At The Electric, regular appearances on BBC1’s Live At Apollo, BBC3’s Unzipped, ITV2’s Celebrity Juice and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! Now!
Russell was nominated four times for prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Awards before winning Best Show in 2010. He then went onto make history as the first comedian to win both the Edinburgh Award and Melbourne Comedy Festival’s Barry Award in one year.
‘An exceptional comedian, his pace is relentless and his material beautifully observed and exquisitely crafted… inspiring and brilliant’ (Chortle).
‘A seriously good comedian’ (The Times)
‘Russell Kane delivers magic in spades’ (The Scotsman)
‘A smart, probing brain lurks below the vertiginous quiff’ (The Evening Standard).
Russell Kane was named in Ents24’s top 5 hardest-working comedians of 2016.