The Legends...

  GRIFF RHYS JONES
 Griff came to national attention in the 1980s in the BBC’s comedy sketch shows ‘Not The Nine O’Clock News’ and ‘Smith And Jones’ which won an International Emmy and several British Comedy awards during its successful 11 series run.
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  JON PLOWMAN
Credits include 'Absolutely Fabulous', 'The League Of Gentlemen', 'The Office'.
Jon was the BBC’s Head of Comedy from 1994-2007 where he produced a host of award winning shows. 
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  JOHN LANGDON
Credits include 'Rory Bremner', 'Bremner, Bird And Fortune', 'Not The Nine O'Clock News'.
John is one of the country’s leading scriptwriters and has, and still is, working with some of the biggest names in comedy.
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  PAUL JACKSON
Credits include: 'The Young Ones', 'Red Dwarf', 'Saturday Live'.
"Paul Jackson was a seminal figure in the UK alternative comedy scene…he and Jon Plowman pretty much tell the whole story over the last 30 years”. Paul Bassett Davies, Creative Director of the Festival.
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  RHONA CAMERON
Credits include: ‘Have I Got News For You’, ‘Rhona’, ‘Never Mind The Buzzcocks’.
One of the best stand up comedians in the UK, Rhona made an impact on the comedy scene in 1992 winning Channel 4’s ‘So You Think You’re Funny’ award.
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  DOUG NAYLOR
Credits include: ‘Red Dwarf’, ‘Spitting Image’, ‘Carrotts Lib’.
Doug is best known for co-creating and writing the science fiction comedy series ‘Red Dwarf’ which has gone on to achieve global cult status. 
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  ROB GRANT
Credits include: ‘Red Dwarf’, ‘Spitting Image’, ‘Carrott’s Lib’.
Before co-creating the international smash hit science-fiction comedy series, ‘Red Dwarf’, Rob began his comedy writing career in radio, writing for “just about every living comedian”.
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