George Lewis and John Gordillo head up latest Knock Knock comedy night

The Baths Hall. Picture: Terry Carrott
The Baths Hall. Picture: Terry Carrott

The Knock Knock Comedy Club is back in session at the Baths Hall in Scunthorpe this week.

Heading the line-up is Manchester funnyman George Lewis has won the Nando’s New Comedian of the Year Award, The Brighton Squawker Award, the Comedy Cafe New Act night, the Comedy Knights Fresh Comedian of the Year as well as the prestigious Amused Moose Laugh Off at the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe.

Joining him on the bill is John Gordillo, a Perrier Award-nominated director and comedian.

John was the host and co-creator of The RDA, a daily late-night topical comedy talk show, which played heavily with the conventions of the genre.

The show ran for 60 episodes until BBC Choice was rebranded as BBC Three.

In 2003, he made the final shortlist of two comics being considered by the BBC as a replacement for Angus Deayton as host of Have I Got News For You.

He has also worked extensively as script editor or director for other comedians including Ross Noble, Dylan Moran, Scott Capurro, Seann Walsh, Josh Widdicombe, Shappi Khorsandi, Dara O’Briain, Paul Chowdhry, Michael McIntyre, Mark Steel and Reginald D Hunter.

The show is on Thursday, April 28 at 8pm and tickets are £10 on 0844 854 2776 or www.bathshall.co.uk