Get to know Alison Spittle a little better ahead of Cherry Comedy's 7th Birthday Special this Monday!
Star and creator of RTÉ’s Nowhere Fast, Alison Spittle remains one of Ireland’s favourite comedians and certainly a crowd favourite at Cherry. These days she spends her time performing in the UK and co-hosting the BBC Sounds hit podcasts ‘Wheel of Misfortune’ with fellow comic, Fern Brady. We can’t wait to welcome Alison back in a few weeks for our 7th Birthday Special. Tickets are sold out but you can avoid missing out on upcoming shows by purchasing tickets at this link. Take a look at her ’10 questions’ below.
1. One liner?
"My star signs pyrex, I was a test tube baby." - Billy Connolly
2. Guilty Pleasure?
Watching chipper fights on YouTube.
3. A comedian you enjoy watching?
James Moran. (@jmichaelmoran)
4. Tell us something about your hometown?
Paolo Nutini once had a pint there or someone claiming to be him.
5. Who would play you in a film?
Someone with a bad acting agent.
6. Favourite biscuit?
A Chocolate Oatie, if feeling posh, it's beaded equivalent, a Chocolate Hob Knob.
7. Karaoke song?
Baby Cakes by Three of a Kind or Chop Suey by System of a Down.
8. Spirit animal?
My patronus is a Tapeworm.
9. Hangover cure?
Rock Shandy and two days of regret.
10. You have to change your name, what do you change it to?
I would change my name to Jokina McLaugh.