[citation needed], During 2016 Punt toured with the production of The Rocky Horror Show in the role of the narrator. All sorts as it happens, from The Now Show listeners to Mock the Week fans, old Mary Whitehouse Experience devotees and “people with older children who watch Outnumbered and are slightly curious to know what Hugh does in his day job.”, “We’re one of the things you could hopefully come to as a family,” Steve adds. His specialist subject was Tony Hancock and his chosen supported charity was SANDS. “We tend to keep a list of subjects which seem particularly fruitful. “I enjoy doing it,” he says. “Eventually,” he says, “they end up being Barry Cryer, doing jokes like ‘my phone’s so old I’ve got an Alastair Sim card’, which he did on The Now Show. Punt has worked more as a writer, script editor and voice-over artist in recent years, though he has also performed with Dennis in It's Been a Bad Week for BBC Radio 2. Originally signed by the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted free agent in 2000, he played for the Saints through the 2007 season. “And then we can weave different stuff in and out of those. Are You Having a Laugh? Travel back in time to check out the early roles of some of Hollywood's heavy hitters. Instead of which, he’s on the phone talking about it instead. On 3 January 2013 Punt appeared on Celebrity Mastermind. While at university Punt began writing for the BBC Radio 4 series Week Ending. Stephen Punt (born 15 September 1962) is a British writer, comedian and actor. You can unsubscribe at any time. Louisville vs Illinois (Sep 22, 2001 at Champaign, Illinois) Game Starters: Louisville Illinois POS ## OFFENSE POS ## OFFENSE WR 6 DORSEY, Damien TE 80 Hodges, Brian WT 63 WOODARD, Jonta' LT 73 Bubin, Sean WG 61 DARDZINSKI, Aar LG 67 Kulaga, Jay C 72 RODRIGUEZ, Arie C 71 Butkus, Luke SG 64 SIMS, Antoine RG 70 Babcock, Pat ST 76 EBLE, Rob RT 79 Pashos, Tony WR 2 JONES, Tiger QB 15 … Punt played Eric Idle in the BBC adaptation Holy Flying Circus, covering the controversy surrounding the release of Monty Python's Life of Brian.[6]. Punt and Dennis went on to perform in their own TV sketch show, The Imaginatively Titled Punt & Dennis Show, and co-wrote and starred with Nick Hancock in the sitcom, Me, You and Him. “He didn’t do his stuff in rehearsals so none of us had heard it. Steve Punt was born in September 1962 as Stephen Mark Punt. A script exists, although the “clowning and silliness”, complete with props and wigs – “I’m a particular fan of funny wigs” Steve announces – will be honed on the road in front of a live audience. They were then recruited in 1988, along with fellow former Footlights member David Baddiel and his comedy partner Rob Newman, to write and perform a satirical sketch and stand-up show called The Mary Whitehouse Experience on BBC Radio 1. and Mock the Week, and is a writer for fellow comedians such as Rory Bremner and Jasper Carrott. [7], Punt lives in Wimbledon with his wife and children. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. The show has continued occasionally until today, racking up 10 series. Writing for Jasper Carrott helped, explains Steve, who has a theory about the seven ages of comedy audience, from young flat-buyers to nappy changers to middle-aged. It’s less based on the news – it’s more free-flowing and more silly I suppose.”. It was great because on the recording you could hear Mitch (Benn) laughing so much you could barely hear the audience.”. Will Home Bargains, B&M, Wilko and The Range close in lockdown? Looking for something to watch? “Because we thought, this is one of those cities where you have to impress. “As long as you’re a reasonably broadminded parent.”. The pair are also the main presenters and writers of BBC Radio 4's The Now Show and the writers of Radio 4 sitcom The Party Line. Stephen Michael Gleason (born March 19, 1977) is a former professional American football player who played as a safety with the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). They also toured with Carrott as a live support act. It was a rude awakening first discovering the routines they’d honed playing to a predominantly young, single, urban crowd in comedy clubs might not be suitable for the broader range of audiences tuning in on TV. He is known for his work on Spine Chillers (2003), Horrible Histories (2009) … “Comedians aren’t very good at rehearsing,” he reveals. Unlike his comedy partner Dennis, Punt has mostly done screenwriting and script editing for various BBC shows, television programmes and documentaries. His story. Steve Punt was born in September 1962 as Stephen Mark Punt. ... who is questionable to return to the game because of an illness. In 1988 came The Mary Whitehouse Experience, first on radio and then TV, catapulting Steve, Hugh, Rob Newman and David Baddiel to comedy stardom. Our. Steve and Hugh went on to have their own TV show, although in more recent years Hugh has turned to acting while his comedy partner has forged a writing career, including penning material for other comedians. Along with Hugh Dennis, he is part of comedy double act Punt and Dennis and presenter of BBC Radio 4 satirical news programme The Now Show. He is also a writer and programme associate for various television panel game shows, including Would I Lie to You? So what then constitutes a Punt and Dennis crowd these days? explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. While at Cambridge, he joined Footlights, where he first met comedy partner Hugh Dennis and was vice-president from 1983 to 1985 with Nick Hancock as president. Punt, with Mark Tavener, is co-writer of the 2007 Radio 4 series His Master's Voice. In 2011, he began as presenter of a new quiz show on BBC Radio 4, called The 3rd Degree. Photograph: Courtesy of Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis. There’s little chance of Liverpool audiences recognising any of the material however, because it turns out Punt and Dennis haven’t played the city since the 90s. 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