PREVIEW: Russell Howard Stands Up To The World, Sky One

Documentary series following comedian Russell Howard after he was invited to perform in Australia and New Zealand.



Russell experiences the unique local humour of the locals first-hand and revelling in the similarities and differences with the UK. He begins his trip in New Zealand, where he tries Manu dive bombing and visits Sam Neill's farm.


In the second episode, Russell's trip to New Zealand continues with the help of a local guide, trying his hand at sheep-shearing, and cooking in hot steam pools.


Whilst filming the series, Russell became the first international comedian to perform in New Zealand and Australia since the global Coronavirus lockdown.


Russell Howard Stands Up to the World begins Monday 31st May at 9pm on Sky One.