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Dave is one of the most respected and best loved stand up comics working on the British comedy circuit. A multi-award winning film actor, accomplished stage actor and improvisor who has appeared on the West End stage and is best known for his breakthrough role in Ken Loach's critically acclaimed film 'I, Daniel Blake' which won the coveted Palme D'Or Award at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. Dave has also written for stage and radio.

Upcoming shows

July 25, 2024
Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle upon Tyne
U.K. Premiere of Turtles, followed by Q&A session

About Dave Johns

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Latest News

June 28, 2024

The U.K. Premiere of Turtles (Les Tortues) will take place on Thursday, 25th July 2024 at the Tyneside Cinema in Newcastle upon Tyne, with a Q & A session taking […]

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June 28, 2024
Cannes Film Festival 2016

Just a few photographs from the red carpet at Cannes in 2016

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April 24, 2024

Dave joins the cast of Whitstable Pearl as a guest lead in this South East Coast drama for Season 3. Starring Kerry Godliman as Pearl.

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April 23, 2024
BOSTON FILM FESTIVAL - Jury Prize for Les Tortues for Best Narrative Feature
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