Stuart Goldsmith

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Stuart Goldsmith
Occupation Comedian

Stuart Goldsmith is a UK-based actor, stand-up comedian and street performer.

Goldsmith plays the role of Caleb in the CBBC sci-fi gameshow Mission: 2110.

Goldsmith is also a stand-up comedian. His 2010 Edinburgh show "Stuart Goldsmith: The Reasonable Man" received positive reviews, as did his follow-up 2011 tour "Another Lovely Crisis". His 2012 Edinburgh show "Prick" was the subject of some controversy after the title was censored by the Edinburgh Fringe Guide.[1]

He was a 2005 finalist in So You Think You're Funny, a 2006 finalist in Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year, and came third in the Hackney Empire New Act Of The Year. He was also a finalist in the BBC's Witty and Twisted competition.[2]

Stuart is part of comedy double-act Kiosk of Champions with fellow stand-up Richard Sandling.[3]

Under the street performing name "Beautiful Stu", he came second in the Street Performance World Championship in 2008.[4]

In 2011 Stuart competed in the ITV reality show Show Me The Funny. He was eliminated in week six.[5]

In 2012 Stuart launched a new podcast - The Comedian's Comedian with Stuart Goldsmith - where each episode he interviews a comedian about how they approach their profession. Guests so far have included Sarah Millican, The Boy With Tape On His Face, Alan Davies, Alun Cochrane, Hannibal Buress and Eddie Pepitone.[6]

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