Fri 08 Feb 2019
CKP & Talent Group presents
Dave Joke of the Fringe Winner, Cambridge mathematics dropout and professional poker player Ken Cheng embarks on his UK-wide tour following a sold-out, award nominated run at the Edinburgh Festival.
Born to Chinese immigrants in the UK, Ken never had the most normal upbringing. Best Dad Ever is a tale of his unique childhood, exploring his obsession with toy lambs and his complicated relationship with his parents.
From Radio 4's The Now Show, Comedy Central at the Comedy Store, Celebrity Eggheads and BBC Three's Top Tens. Ken is the writer and star of his own BBC Radio 4 series, Chinese Comedian. In 2019, he will co-host E4's brand new gameshow The Hangover Games.
One of The Guardian's Best Shows At The Edinburgh Festival 2018.
Amused Moose Best Edinburgh Show Nominee 2018.
Ken's Radio 4 series Chinese Comedian was featured on Radio 4's Pick Of The Year on Xmas day, listen here: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0001qvd
Game Over Humans, which Ken presented, was chosen to go on Radio 4's Seriously podcast feed, listen here: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06w99bg
Ken has made a short video about Chinese New Year, watch here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnKG-dBwn1s
Smart, impressive and brilliantly funny tour-de-comedy.
A fiercely accomplished talent.