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We caught up with comedian Gary Meikle ahead of his appearance at Manford’s Comedy Night at Bonded Warehouse, Sunderland on Saturday 10th November.

So, tell us a bit about yourself and what you do?
I’m a full time papa who uses bath bombs and collects Yankee candles, I live and breathe comedy so that consumes my every waking minute. 

What’s the first record you ever bought?
How old do you think I am? Pfft, it was a CD MC Hammer – Can’t Touch This. 

What’s your guilty pleasure musically?
Anything techno.

Favourite film of all time?
True Romance. 

Your guilty pleasure film?
Dirty Dancing.

If you could recommend one TV series to binge watch, what would it be?
Spaced.

Your favourite book?
Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway by Susan Jeffers.

Who or what makes you laugh the most?
My daughter.

Who or what makes you sad?
My daughter.

If you had super power, what would it be?
To become invisible to my daughter.

And finally, you get to play a board game with any three famous people from history, who do you choose and what’s the board game?
Family fortunes with Mary, Joseph and Jesus. 

Gary Meikle appears at Manford’s Comedy Night at Bonded Warehouse, Sunderland on Saturday 10th November.

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