Haircuts in t-shirts

aka The Russell Howard Effect


This article is from 2011.

Maybe it's a sign of getting older but aren't the comedians looking young this year? We're not the only ones to notice the phenomena. Every second Fringe poster seems to be a picture of a 20-something in skinny jeans, t-shirt and a BBC Three haircut.

If you spot any more let us know @thelistmagazine #HaircutsInTshirts.

Clockwise from top-left: Chris Martin Chris Mayo, John Robins, Jack Whitehall, Russell Kane.

Clockwise from top-left: Chris Ramsey, Tom Rosenthal, Daniel Sloss, Chris Mayo Chris Martin.

This article is from 2011.

Chris Mayo's Panic Attack

  • 3 stars

Stress + Panic x Skinny Boy = Chris Mayo, full time hypochondriac. Join me on my quest to discover what makes us tick and why in this hilarious (hopefully) and truthful (sadly) debut stand up show. If you have ever panicked, worried, freaked, or thrown a wobbly, this show is for you, if you haven't, come along anyway and…

Tom Rosenthal: Child of Privilege

  • 4 stars

Ladies and Gentlemen, announcing Master Tom Rosenthal. He plays Jonny Goodman in Channel 4’s Friday Night Dinner and is the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2011. His Dad is sports presenter and keen jogger Jim Rosenthal. His mother is not famous or athletically active. His show is called Child of Privilege. Buy…

Russell Kane: Manscaping

  • 4 stars

Join Fosters Comedy Award winner and star of loads of stuff on telly, Russell Kane, as he mercilessly explores the ridiculous state of masculinity in the modern world. He shaves his chest fur, you watch and laugh. 'A seriously good comedian’ ★★★★★ (Dominic Maxwell, Times), 'Russell Kane's new show is the finest of his…

Chris Martin: No. Not That One

  • 2 stars

In this hotly anticipated debut show, ‘charming and talented’ (Time Out) stand-up Chris Martin proves how great life is when you’re surrounded by people. Even people you think are kn bs. If you’ve ever made an idiot of yourself in front of friends and family, taken a photo of something you shouldn’t have or been mugged by…

Jack Whitehall - Let's Not Speak Of This Again

British Comedy Award nominee Jack Whitehall has already made a huge impact on the comedy world. So far he’s guest hosted Never Mind the Buzzcocks, performed for the Prince of Wales on the Royal Variety Performance and is a star of Channel 4’s Stand Up For the Week. He’s back at the Fringe having sold out his two previous…


Post a comment