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Reginald D. Hunter

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Reginald D Hunter is one of the comedy industry’s best-known performers. He reached the final of So You Think You Are Funny in 1998 during his first visit to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and was nominated for The Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer in 2002 for his debut full-length show I Am What I Am. He was nominated for The Edinburgh Comedy Awards main prize in 2003 and 2004, and in 2006 he won the Writers’ Guild Award for Comedy. His TV appearances have included Never Mind The Buzzcocks, QI and Have I Got News For You?, as well as BBC2’s hugely popular Reginald D Hunter’s Songs Of The South & Reginald D Hunter’s Songs of The Border, documenting his epic road trip through 150 years of American popular song.