Michelle Wolf’s “So Brave” lone American show nominated for 2016 Edinburgh Fringe “Edinburgh Comedy Awards”
Congrats to Michelle Wolf on being named today as one of the best newcomers to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe!
With the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe coming to a close this weekend, the annual Edinburgh Comedy Awards announced their shortlisted nominees today for the major honors of Best Comedy Show 2016 and Best Newcomer 2016 -- with Wolf the lone American to make the cut this August.
Here are this year's nominees. Winners announced Saturday.
Best Comedy Show 2016
- Al Porter: At Large
- James Acaster: Reset
- Kieran Hodgson: Maestro
- Nish Kumar: Actions Speak Louder Than Words, Unless You Shout The Words Real Loud
- Randy Writes A Novel
- Richard Gadd: Monkey See Monkey Do
- Tom Ballard: The World Keeps Happening
- Zoe Coombs Marr: Trigger Warning
Best Newcomers 2016
- Bilal Zafar: Cakes
- Brennan Recce: Everglow
- Jayde Adams: 31
- Michelle Wolf: So Brave
- Nath Valvo: Happy Idiot
- Scott Gibson: Life After Death
Michelle Wolf sat down for a live interview in Edinburgh earlier this month. Roll the clip.