Russell Howard is an English stand-up comedian best known for his BBC Three topical show Russell Howard’s Good News (2009-2013).
On stage Russell has enjoyed considerable success with his comedy tours with Dingledodies (2008) being extended on a number of occasions and selling over 125,000 tickets for its run. His most recent show Right Here Right Now (2011) was extended twice after selling out in only a few days. From early 2014 Russell will embark on new tour Wonderbox which is set to tour extensively across the UK, USA and Australia.
Russell has previously been a regular panellist on current events comedy tv show Mock the Week (2006-2010), as well as being a guest on shows including Nevermind the Buzzcocks (2006, 2007), 8 Out of 10 Cats (2008) and Would I Lie to You (2007, 2008, 2009).