Russell Kane (born 19 August 1980) is an English writer, comedian, and actor. He has been nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Awards at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, winning the main prize in August 2010. Kane was born in Enfield, North London and brought up in Essex, where he considers 'home' and still resides. He studied English at Middlesex University and graduated with a degree in Media Writing. In 2004, Kane won the Laughing Horse New Act of The Year, and in 2005 he came second in So You Think You're Funny. He joined Ray Peacock, Russell Howard and Reginald D Hunter on the national Paramount Edinburgh and Beyond tour in October 2005. In November 2005, he filmed the World Comedy Tour in Australia.
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