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Episode 20610th September 2023 • The comedians paradise • Marvin McCarthy
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Making people laugh is the greatest feeling in the world, the challenges you have to overcome are not. Join comedian and promoter Marvin McCarthy as he interviews larger-than-life characters that will help comedians live life on their terms and find their niche.

Todays guest is the magnificent Scott Kingston, a comedian and father who has been going for 5 years on the London comedy circuit. Here is an overview of what we discussed:

[[25:13]] Having a family and doing comedy

[[30:41]] What are the signs you’ve done well from family and friends

[[38:33]] People being fascinated by those do comedy

[[44:11]] Performing at a mad improv comedy night

[[48:16]] Mad experience at Up the creek

[[52:45]] Meeting Reginald d hunter

[[55:13]] The biggest dickheads in comedy

[[64:00]] What he has learnt recently through watching comedians storm and bomb

If you would like to know more about Scott, you can follow him on Instagram at ScottJBennett88, Twitter at @ScottKingston88, or you can listen to his rearprojectionpod on this link here:

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