Comedy award winner Alan Carr in Freeview ad

LONDON - British Comedy Awards winner Alan Carr is the new star of a TV ad for Freeview+.

The ad, by Beattie McGuinness Bungay, shows Carr on stage at a TV show.

He bemoans the fact that "Nigel from Bolton" has gone to the chippie but will be watching the show the next evening.

Carr walked off with the Best Comedy Entertainment Personality award at the awards on Saturday.

He caused a tabloid rumpus after dedicating the award to Sharon Matthews, recently convicted of kidnapping her own daughter.


Freeview+: Alan Carr
Rob Farmer, head of marketing and communications
Communicate the benefits and functionality of Freeview+ using British TV talent
Creative agency
Beattie McGuinness Bungay
Simon Bere
Art directors
Simon Ber
Andrew Wright
TV producer
Kate Mahoney
Media agency
Media planner
James Caig
Phil Lind
Production company
Channel 4 Creative
Dan Sherwen, Final Cut
The Moving Picture Company
Audio post-production
National TV

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