Frankie Boyle has gained the Finest TV Comedian prize on the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020. His World Tour of Scotland sequence gained Finest TV Present.
There may be often a ceremony however organiser Alan Anderson has introduced the awards now within the gentle of the newest restrictions imposed attributable to Covid-19.
He wrote: “The 2020 Scottish Comedy Awards had been alleged to happen early, June, delayed till August for EdFringe, however now it’s 6 months into the Scottish Lockdown interval of no occasions being allowed.
Following the TV speeches final evening by each the Prime Minister and the First Minister there appears no chance of occasions being permitted in Scotland for the rest of 2020.
Scotland’s stay efficiency & artistic industries are on their knees. Venues are closing. Backroom & manufacturing workers are being laid off. Performers altering their careers.
So with no fan fare what so ever as none of those Scottish comics have any stay reveals in Scotland to advertise, now appears like the proper time to announce the winners of the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020. Take into account this the equal of a Westminster Authorities Minister’s Tweet @ 10pm telling you your life is about to worsen.”
The total checklist of winners is beneath.
BEST HEADLINER – Winner MARK NELSON
different nominees – Janey Godley, Larry Dean, Ray Bradshaw & Susie McCabe
BEST NEWCOMER – Winner AMELIA BAYLER
different nominees -Chris Weir, Connor Burns, Krystal Evans & Liam Farrelly
BEST COMPERE – Winner ROSCO MCLELLAND
different nominees -Gus Lymburn, Jay Lafferty &Liam Withnail
BREAKTHROUGH ACT – Winner PAUL MCDANIEL
different nominees – Liam Farrelly & Susan Riddle
BEST SKETCH / VARIETY – Winner MC HAMMERSMITH
different nominees – Colin Cloud, Spontaneous Gamers, Stu & Gary
BEST ACTOR – Winner DAVID TENNANT : (Amazon Prime) Good Omens
different nominees – Jack Docherty : (BBC Scotland) Scot Squad, Ncuti Gatwa : (Netflix) Intercourse Schooling & Susan Riddle : (BBC Scotland) The State of it
BEST TV COMIC Winner FRANKIE BOYLE
different nominees – Daniel Sloss, Iain Stirling, Janey Godley, Jim Smith & Larry Dean
BEST RADIO COMIC – Winner ASHLEY STORRIE
different nominees – Des Clarke, Jim Smith & Lewis Macleod
BEST SOLO TOUR / FESTIVAL SHOW – Winner JOJO SUTHERLAND – RICHES TO RAGS
different nominees – Danny Bhoy – Age Of Fools, Fern Brady – Energy and Chaos, Gary Meikle – iBrow Man, Janey Godley – Past The Fringe, Jim Smith – Again to the Teuchtar, Larry Dean – Fandan, Liam Withnail – Homecoming, Males With Coconuts, Ray Bradshaw – Deafinately Child, Stephen Buchanan – Child Dove, Stuart McPherson – Mr November
BEST TV SHOW – Winner FRANKIE BOYLE’S WORLD TOUR OF SCOTLAND: (BBC SCOTLAND)
different nominees – Breaking The Information : BBC SCOTLAND, Nonetheless Sport Last Episode : BBC SCOTLAND, The State Of It : BBC SCOTLAND, Up For It : BBC SCOTLAND
BEST RADIO SHOW – Winner BREAKING THE NEWS – BBC RADIO SCOTLAND
different nominees – Ashley Storrie – BBC RADIO SCOTLAND, Good The Unhealthy The Sudden – BBC RADIO SCOTLAND, Bowie at Breakfast – CLYDE FM
BEST ONLINE CONTENT – Winner JANEY GODLEY VOICEOVERS
different nominees – Lewis Capaldi’s Twitter, Limmy’s Twitch, Mark Jennings Twitter, Stuart McPherson’s Election Chief Interviews : BBC Scotland
BEST COMEDY WRITER – Winner NEIL BRATCHPIECE
different nominees – Cat Hepburn, Neil Forsyth & Steven Dick
BEST COMEDY EVENT – Winner STILL GAME : FINAL FAREWLL (SSE HYDRO)
different nominees -Eddy Brimson : Naughty Boy, Gary Faulds @ SEC Glasgow, Gary Meikle @ Glasgow Royal Live performance Corridor, Richard Gadd : Child Reindeer
BEST COMEDY CLUB – Winner The Stand, GLASGOW
different nominees – Gilded Basement Edinburgh, Glee Glasgow, Monkey Barrel Edinburgh, Rotunda Glasgow & Stand Edinburgh
BEST COMEDY NIGHT – Winner CROSSMYLAFF – GLASGOW
different nominees – Des Mclean’s East Kilbride Sports activities ClubEnterteasement – GlasgowIcebreaker – DundeeMonday Night time Improv – GlasgowProject X – Edinburgh
OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT (Panel Choice) – JIM SMITH
For Hogmanay 2019/20 Jim Smith was the primary Scottish comic to have his solo present filmed, produced and recorded by BBC Scotland and subsequently grew to become the primary EVER Scottish Comic to have a full hour of stay arise broadcast on prime time Scottish terrestrial TV earlier than the bells. It’s the opinion of panel that this deserves particular recognition.
OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION (Panel Choice) – CHRIS BROOMFIELD AKA THE RAM
For over a decade Chris Broomfield stuff his hand in his pockets and lovingly nurtured Glasgow’s oldest operating comedy evening Comedy @ The State Bar. It was there in that tiny basement the place lots of Glasgow’s new aspiring comics received their first gig at a weekend alongside professional comedians. Lots of these professional comics having had their first gigs alongside Chris and so they fortunately return to The State to carry out in its intimate heat environment.