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It’s the new year, so it’s the perfect time to kick-start a healthy new routine. Catch a healthy dose of laughter each week with UKTV’s The Big Stand Up. Featuring Stand Up from Michael McIntyre, Dawn French, Dara O'Briain and Kevin Bridges.

The Big Stand Up Quick Look 2

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Sunday January 21: Michael McIntyre: Happy & Glorious

Catch Michael McIntyre and his floppy hair, with everyday encounters that he transforms into virtuoso comic routines.

Sunday January 28: Michael McIntyre – Live and Laughing

Live and Laughing was the mesmerising first show of his run at the legendary Hammersmith Apollo. In this electrifying performance, the comedian's energy, charm and pinpoint observations leave the packed house baying for more. 

Sunday February 4: Dawn French: 30 Million Minutes

Performing live in London’s West End, legendary and much-loved comic Dawn French delivers her first solo stand-up show.

Sunday February 18 Dara O'Briain: Crowd Ticker

Dara Ó Briain dissects modern life with surgical precision, turning his laser-like eye for the absurd on a broad range of subjects.   It’s a rip-roaring journey through expertly crafted routines, cracking one-liners and lightning-fast wisecracks.

Sunday February 25: Kevin Bridges: A Whole Different Story

Sharp observations and crude comedy spark brilliantly as Kevin Bridges muses on his tentative steps into ‘grown-up’ life, a sure fire weight loss regime and the strange side effects of stardom.

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