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Romesh Ranganathan

Full Name

Jonathan Romesh Ranganathan


27 March 1978 (1978-03-27) (age 44)
Crawley, West Sussex, England

№ of episodes

12 regular shows

0 Christmas shows
(List of appearances)

Romesh Ranganathan is an English stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on Mock the Week, Holby City, Soccer AM, Russell Howard's Good News[1] and Sweat the Small Stuff. He was nominated for Best Newcomer at the 2013 Edinburgh Comedy Awards.[2] He is currently a regular on Stand Up for the Week.[3]

As mentioned on a 2013 episode of Live at the Apollo (series 9) which featured Ranganathan, he and his wife have two children. He started performing as a comedian whilst a mathematics teacher at Hazelwick School in Crawley, where he lives.[4]

From 6 March 2014 he is the presenter of Newsjack on Radio 4 Extra.[5]


  1. Romesh Ranganathan at the Internet Movie Database
  2. "Comedy awards shortlist unveiled". (21 August 2013). Retrieved on 7 October 2013.
  3. "Stand Up For The Week announces new line-up", British Comedy Guide (7 October 2013). Retrieved on 7 October 2013. 
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