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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

May 12, 2024
Apex Theatre, Bury St Edmonds
Standup Comedy Night at Fat Cat Comedy Club

About Dave Johns

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Latest News

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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April 23, 2024
Winner of Top Jury Prize at Turin Film Festival

LES TORTUES - OPENS ACROSS EUROPE ON 15TH MAY 2024. David Lambert's Les Tortues, the film that tells the story of the marital crisis of two homosexual pensioners, wins Top […]

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March 7, 2024
Les Tortues (The Turtles) which premieres at the Love Film Festival in Mons, Belgium and the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas in March 2024. The film opens in May 2024.

Thom at his market pitch

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