Mark Watson & Andy Field - Work In Progress Edinburgh Previews: Mark Watson, Andy Field
"Andy Field & Mark Watson Edinburgh Previews."
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A former Cambridge Footlighter, Mark Watson first made an impact on the comedy circuit in 2002 when he won the Daily Telegraph Open Mic competition andwas a runner-up in So You Think You're Funny?
He has become known for his Edinburgh shows (2005's 50 Years Before Death And The Awful Prospect Of Enternity was nominated for the Perrier) and his gruelling shows that last more than 24 hours. Perrier's successor, the if.comeddies, awarded the panel award for best capturing the spirit of the fringe, in 2007.
Watson won the Chortle award winner for innovation in 2005, when he was also nominated for best breakthrough act, and was nominated for best compere in 2007.
He is also a novelist, with his debut Bullet Points, published in 2003; has written for TV and in 2007 landed his first radio series, Mark Watson Makes The World Substantially Better.
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Winner of the Chortle Student Comedy Award 2015, as well as finalist in the 2014 Leicester Square New Act of the Year, Andy has made an impact on the comedy scene with his unique style and fresh approach to traditional stand up.
A regular at festivals such as Latitude, Leefest and Secret Garden Party, Andy is fast becoming a familiar face at top comedy clubs around the country. He has hosted his own web series in the Tub, in which he interviewed up-and-coming bands in the bath (of course).
Tickled Pig Student Comedian of the Year Finalist 2013.
So You Think You're Funny Semi-Finalist 2012.
BBC Radio 2 New Comedy Award Quarter Finalist 2012.
"He's unique, talented and desperately funny." – Laughing Gear Comedy
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