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TV Comic Nish Kumar Bringing UK Tour to Hull



Comedian Nish Kumar is to bring his brand new show ‘Control’ to the Bonus Arena, Hull next year. Star of TV show, The Mash Report, Nish has also performed stand-up comedy on various TV shows including Mock The Week, Live At The Apollo and Live At The Comedy Store.

Nish will be taking to the Bonus Arena, Hull stage on Wednesday 2 February 2022 and tickets go on sale at 10am on Wednesday, 31 March via Ticketmaster.

Critically acclaimed comic, internationally famed meme and wonderfully nice gentleman, Nish Kumar is a comedian, and a bloody good one at that.

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Nish Kumar will be bringing his new UK Tour ‘Control’ to Hull’s Bonus Arena in February 2022

Nish has achieved huge success on the stand-up circuit with five rave reviewed solo stand-up shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, two of which have been nominated for the prestigious Comedy Award for Best Show in both 2015 & 2016.

Alongside stand-up Nish is a frequent voice and face across both television and radio, following a successful pilot in 2016, Nish completed two series of his own topical show for BBC Radio 4, Spotlight Tonight, which he also hosts as well as hosting both The News Quiz and Newsjack.

On screen you can catch up with Nish on the likes of Q.I., Mock The Week & Live At The Apollo both as a stand-up guest and host (all BBC Two), Have I Got News For You & The John Bishop Show (BBC One), 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4), Russell Howard’s Stand-Up for Central, Drunk History, The Alternative Comedy Experience & Live At The Comedy Store (all Comedy Central), Alan Davies As Yet Untitled (Dave) and Taskmaster (Dave).

Nish starred alongside fellow comic Joel Dommett in a 6-part travelogue for Comedy Central, Joel and Nish vs The World and hosts his own satirical, spoof, news series, The Mash Report, for BBC Two. In 2020 during the Coronavirus pandemic Nish created and starred in a new series ‘Hello America’ for the short lived American streaming platform Quibi.

Tickets – including accessible – go on general sale at 10am on Wednesday, 31 March from They will be priced £20 each plus booking fees.

Please note tickets, including accessible, are only available online at present.

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