Chortle Awards 2019 nominees announced!

27th February 2019

We are delighted to be working with Chortle again for the 2019 Chortle Awards which will be taking place in London on the 18th of March.

The League Of Gentlemen, James Acaster, Dara O Brian, Kevin Bridges, Katherine Ryan, Billy Connolly  Early Doors and Derry Girls are among the nominees in this year’s Chortle Comedy Awards.

The shortlists are drawn up by a panel of comedy industry insiders, with the final vote resting with comedy fans. Vote at chortl.es/awards19

Here is the full shortlist. Polls close at 4 pm on March 6 and the winners will be announced at an event in London on March 18.

BEST NEWCOMER

Sarah Keyworth
Maisie Adam
Sara Barron
Jack Gleadow

BEST CLUB COMIC

Fin Taylor
Larry Dean
Suzi Ruffell
Scott Capurro 

BREAKTHROUGH ACT

Ciaran Dowd
Guz Khan
Garrett Millerick
Kiri Pritchard-McLean 

BEST COMPERE

Dan Nightingale
Kiri Pritchard-McLean
Zoe Lyons
Laura Lexx 

CHARACTER, SKETCH AND IMPROV

Ciaran Dowd
Lazy Susan
Short & Curly
Myra Dubois

MUSIC AND VARIETY

Ada Campe
Rachel Parris
Amusical
The Raymond and Mr Timpkins Revue

BEST SHOW

Alex Edelman: Just For Us
Natalie Palamides: Nate
James Acaster: Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999
Lazy Susan

BEST TOUR

The League Of Gentlemen
Kevin Bridges: Brand New Tour
Early Doors
Dara O Briain: Voice of Reason
Joseph Morpurgo: Hammerhead

BEST TV COMEDIAN

Bob Mortimer
Romesh Ranganathan
Katherine Ryan
Greg Davies 

BEST TV SHOW

Inside No 9
Cunk On Britain
Derry Girls
The Good Place

RADIO AWARD

John Finnemore’s Souvenir Programme
Mark Steel’s In Town
Incredible Women (with Rebecca Front)
The News Quiz

BOOK AWARD

I’m A Joke And So Are You by Robin Ince
Made In Scotland by Billy Connolly
A Normal Family by Henry Normal
Soupy Twists: Fry & Laurie biography by Jem Roberts

INTERNET AWARD

All Killa No Filla
Cariad Lloyd‘s Griefcast
Adam Buxton’s podcast
The Guilty Feminist