Win tickets to see Rob Brydon at Sunderland Empire

Rob Brydon is bringing his stand up show to Sunderland for one night only next month '“ and you could be there for free.

Thursday, 23rd November 2017, 12:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 12:01 pm
Rob Brydon is heading to Sunderland

We’ve teamed up with Sunderland Empire to give away a pair of tickets to his show on Friday, December 8, which forms part of his new tour, I Am Standing Up.

Rob Brydon is perhaps best-known for the television shows Gavin and Stacey, Would I Lie To You? and The Trip, as well as Marion and Geoff, Human Remains, Little Britain, The Rob Brydon Show, Best of Men, Gangster Granny and Q.I.

His film work includes The Huntsman: Winter’s War, Cinderella and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

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Last year in London’s West End he starred opposite Sir Kenneth Branagh in The Painkiller. His other theatre credits include Future Conditional at The Old Vic and A Chorus of Disapproval at The Harold Pinter Theatre.

Rob is also known for his versatile voice. He has narrated Little Britain Down Under, Valley Of Song, Becoming Bond, Holmfirth Hollywood and 100 Greatest Comedy Moments.

He has also performed character voices for the animations The Gruffalo, Body Beautiful, The Legends of Treasure Island, The Baskervilles and Robbie The Reindeer: The Legend Of The Lost Tribe.

l Tickets are available in person from the Box Office on High Street West, via the ticket centre 0844 871 3022 or from the website at

l To be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to Rob Brydon at Sunderland Empire on Friday, December 8, answer this question: which of these is a hit show which featured Rob Brydon?

A) Gavin and Stacey

B) Gavin and Mary

C) Gavin and Gary

Send your answer and contact details on a postcard to Rob Brydon Competition, Katy Wheeler, Johnston Press North East, 2nd Floor, Alexander House. 1 Mandarin Road, Rainton Bridge Business Park, Houghton, Sunderland, DH4 5RA.

Alternatively, email your answer and contact details to [email protected]

Closing date: December 1.