Comedian Roy ‘Chubby’ Brown tells us what entertains him ahead of his shows at Epsom Playhouse on January 22, New Wimbledon Theatre on April 8 and Dartford’s Orchard Theatre on April 21.

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The radio station I listen to…Radio 2, I travel all over the UK so we always have it on in the car.

My favourite band… The Police, love them.

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The album or song I can’t get enough of right now… Colours by Cyndi Lauper is my all-time favourite song but at the minute I’m loving the Elvis - Burning Love track, its great. 

My favourite place to hear live music…I’m always on the road, I gig every week of every year but I really enjoyed watching Queen at the Dominion Theatre, London.

My favourite festival memory…I went to an amazing Jazz festival about 35 years ago, I’ll always remember it, I saw Ella Fitzgerald, Count Basie and Oscar Peterson.


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I always laugh at…Ken Dodd and Rising Damp. 

The best play I have seen…Sunset Boulevard with Petula Clark.

My all-time favourite musical…Oliver.

My favourite place to watch a show…My front room!


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My favourite movie is…As Good as It Gets, Jack Nicholson. 

As a kid I loved…Westerns.

I’ll make a point of staying in to watch…Emmerdale and Coronation Street, I even record them when I’m away.  

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