Matt Price has been a professional stand-up comedian for about 15 years and is one of the best on a the circuit without a doubt. His life hasn’t been without it’s hardships, struggles and battles but he’s responded in the most positive, inspiring and utterly moving way.
President Obonjo, is a well-respected and increasingly successful stand-up comedian. As the larger-than-life, uber-confident, self-appointed, side-splitting dictator of ‘Lafta Republic’, President Obonjo has quietly been leading a comedy revolution to become the first President to take over the comedy industry by storm
In the age of Trump, populism and Brexit, the world probably doesn’t need another bloated ego pretending to give easy solutions. Thankfully what we need is a comedy character who skewers them with precision, hilarity and who isn’t afraid at showing vulnerability.
This interview got suspended just before the hour mark because host Luke Anthony continued to offend Mr President Obonjo – has Luke been arrested, tune in to find out.
Jenan Younis is a brilliant London-based comedian with Middle Eastern heritage whose comedy shatters prejudice, racist undertones and social stereotypes with refreshingly honest observant anecdotes. Oh and she also does an unbeatable impression of Stacey Dooley
In this episode we speak about all of that, how her material has adapted over the years and how frequently promoter’s premeditated attitudes have influenced her success.
Thank you so much for listening to the podcast and those of you who have donated to it, I really do appreciate it. I started the podcast by recording conversations with comedian friends, I ran out of friends and needed to make more so started broadening the episodes to many other comedians. I’ve been absolutely overwhelmed by the lovely comments, praise and support I’ve received from you who listen to the podcast.
At the end of September I will be kickstarting some live recordings with professional comedians in front of a live audience. The evening will consist of comedy from myself, a support act and a performance from the comedian featuring on the podcast.
I have also set up a Patreon Page for listeners to become patrons – by becoming a Level 1 OutLuker you will receive Two Free Tickets to the first Live Recording and 10% off tickets thereafter.
This week I am having a conversation with Martin Westgate who is rapidly making a name for himself and has just taking his new show ‘Simples’ to the stage. Martin is an expert at quick one liners, cheeky gags and interacting with audiences – with his wit, charm and relaxed approach; there is no heckle too far.
Until then I have recorded amazing conversations with other wonderful comedians, take a listen – links below.
Wow what an intriguing, insightful and very interesting conversation I’ve just had with Paul Richards – I have a feeling you’ll be seeing this guy on your screens regularly soon. Stay tuned, this will be released on Monday. In the meantime, have a listen to the other conversations I’ve had with comedians, subscribe, rate and review wherever you listen to it.