The British Comedy Award jury have chosen Jack Whitehall as their King of Comedy 2012.
Jack Whitehall is a man of many talents. As a stand up comedian, actor, writer and presenter, he is one of the UK’s most successful comedy talents.
He has had a big year with the second series of the hit show Fresh Meat returning to our screens. In March, Jack’s comedy tour Hit the Road Jack aired and in August, his own sitcom, Bad Education was shown on our screens. Jack has also appeared as a regular panellist on the popular panel quiz show, League of Their Own and his first stand up DVD was released at the end of November, just in time for Christmas. In between his busy schedule he has also appeared on QI, Have I Got News for You, The Graham Norton Show, Big Fat Quiz of the 90’s and Live at the Apollo.
Other runners up for the prize included Alan Carr, Lee Mack, Sarah Millican, David Mitchell and Graham Norton. Lee Mack took the prize for the Best Male Television Comic and Jo Brand won the Best Female Television Comic.
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