Comedy and the silver screen are uniting in perfect harmony during April, with the Barbican’s ‘This Made Me Laugh’ film festival. Eight comedy icons have been asked to pick the film that made them laugh more than any other, and some will be introducing the film on the night.
And, London is Funny has a pair of tickets to give away, to the screening of your choice!
The full line-up for This Made Me Laugh is:
Friday April 10 – True Grit (Coen Brothers), selected and recorded introduction by David Sedaris
Saturday 11 – The Naked Gun, selected and introduced live by John Lloyd
Saturday 11 – Blazing Saddles, selected by Lenny Henry
Sunday 12 – This Is Spinal Tap (pictured above), selected and introduced live by Mitch Benn
Monday 13 – Bullets Over Broadway, selected and introduced live by Amelia Bullmore
Tuesday 14 – Clockwise, selected by Miranda Hart
Wednesday 15 – To Be Or Not To Be, selected and introduced live by Caryn Mandabach (producer of Roseanne, That 70s Show)
Thursday 16 – The Graduate, selected and introduced via Skype by Jon Ronson.
To be in with a chance to win the pair of tickets, answer the following question:
Harry Shearer, who played Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls, went on to provide voices for which show?
a) You’ve Been Framed
b) Trans World Sport
c) The Simpsons
Email your answer, including phone number so you can be contacted, to firstname.lastname@example.org, the deadline is 5pm on Friday, 3 April.