The BAFTA nominated Live at the Apollo returns to BBC One for an eighth series with six brand new episodes.The roll call of stand-ups who have performed in front of the famous Live at the Apollo lights plays out like a who's who of comedic royalty, and this series is no different. Each episode sees a national favourite stand-up acting as compere and performing to the audience, before introducing two of the best stand-ups currently on the UK comedy circuit. This opening episode from the world-famous Hammersmith Apollo features the brilliant Dara O Briain as host. Dara introduces ventriloquist extraordinaire Nina Conti and the irrepressible Danny Bhoy to the stage.
Live at the Apollo. BBC1: 9.45pm
Story by Sheena McGinley | 17:16 | Saturday 17th November 2012 | TV Highlights
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