Mark Watson has been performing comedy for nearly 20 years, performing his unusual shows at gigs and festivals up and down the county. In 2005 he was nominated as the Best Newcomer at the Perrier Comedy Awards, and in 2006 he won the first ever Panel Prize at the if.comeddies. Since then he has racked up even more, including the Time Out Critic’s Choice Award and a nomination for the for a Barry at the Melbourne Comedy Festival. Watson is a regular favourite at the Edinburgh Fringe festival hosting workshops and panel shows, even running 24 hour long marathon show. He has made several appearances on TV, hosting his own show on Channel 4 ‘Mark Watson Kicks Off’, starring in ‘The Mad Bad Ad Show’, and occasionally making his way on popular panel shows like ‘Mock The Week’, ‘Never Mind the Buzzcocks’ and ‘Would I Lie to You?’.