Edinburgh Comedy Nominees 2019
A veritable smorgasbord of comedy nominees (and the winner) for you to tuck into.
Comic seeks asylum. Please take him in.
Over 10 years have passed since Andy Kindler performed in the UK, and there’s never been a better time for him to make his Amerexit than right now.
‘Slick, sour, and razor sharp.’Evening Standard
The ULTIMATE comedians’ comedian and ‘one of the smartest comedians in America’ (Guardian), Andy Kindler last played here with his hit show Misery Loves Comedy. Andy has been seen/heard on Bob’s Burgers, Portlandia, Lady Dynamite, The Late Show with David Letterman (as a frequent correspondent) and Comedy Bang! Bang! He is also infamous and revered for his yearly State of the Industry Address at the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival.
'Andy Kindler is a revelation, and the only one who seems to be doing something different. His comedy is about comedy.'
'Beloved within comedy circles for his withering attacks on the entertainment industry.'
'The funniest career suicide in the biz.'
'If I had to be stranded on an island with one person…and all I wanted to do was laugh at stuff I could never think of, that person would be Andy Kindler.'