Jonny Pelham, Jessica Fostekew, and Catherine Cohen are all double nominees in this year’s Chortle Awards.
They have all been shortlisted for best show alongside Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Jordan Brookes and double-act Max & Ivan for their offering, Commitment.
Pelham and Fostekew were previously nominated for both best breakthrough act – while Cohen racked up a nomination in the music and variety category.
Ian Smith is also a double nominee, for best compere and in the internet category for his videos 100 Reasons To Hate.
The nominees also include big names such as Ben Elton, Frank Skinner, Bob Mortimer, Greg Davies, Katherine Ryan, Romesh Ranganathan and Tom Allen
Shortlists were drawn up by a panel of independent comedy industry figures, and the winners will be decided by a vote among Chortle readers.
Voting is now closed and winners will be announced shortl.y
The full list of nominees is:
Character, improv and sketch award
Colin Hoult as Anna Mann
The Delightful Sausage
Music and variety act
Flo & Joan
Jonny & The Baptists
Spencer Jones 50 Minute Disco Experiment
Jordan Brookes: I’ve Got Nothing
Catherine Cohen: The Twist…? She’s Gorgeous
Jessica Fostekew: Hench
Max & Ivan: Commitment
Jonny Pelham: Off Limits
Best theatre/arena tour
Frank Skinner: Showbiz
Hannah Gadsby: Douglas
Rhod Gilbert: Book Of John
Stewart Lee: Snowflake/Tornado
Happiness and Tears: The Ken Dodd Story by Louis Barfe
Son Of A Silverback by Russell Kane
Who Am I Again? by Lenny Henry
Do The Right Thing
Inside the Comedian
Michael Spicer: The Room Next Door
Off Menu podcast with James Acaster and Ed Gamble
100 Reasons To Hate.. with Ian Smith
Count Arthur Strong‘s Radio Show!
Kevin Eldon Will See You Now
Mark Steel’s In Town
Cunk & Other Humans On 2019
Harry Hill’s Clubnite
A Year In The Life Of A Year
Published: 4 Mar 2020