One to watch: Adam Hess

Read our comedy profile of Adam Hess and see him live in London



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WHO? A frantic one-liner merchant who’s been gigging for just over two years.

WHAT? Hess’s act consists of elegantly crafted pieces of wordplay performed with an intense, unhinged delivery.

WHY? While still at uni, he won the Chortle Student Comedy Award and Channel 4’s already spotted his talent, hiring Hess as a writer on ‘Stand Up for the Week’.

Watch Adam Hess win the 2011 Chortle Student Comedy Award:

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