Author Archives: Paul Sinha

About Paul Sinha

Quiz man, joke man, cheerfully entering early middle age.

Edinburgh Tips

It is that time of year again, when people give you their considered advice on who you should go and see at the Edinburgh Fringe, whilst carefully hiding their real reasons for plugging the shows. I cannot tell you how … Continue reading

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Previews.

I’ve not done Edinburgh for four years. In 2012 I stayed in London for the Olympics, had the best month of my life, and found it increasingly difficult to summon up the financial and creative recklessness to give it another … Continue reading

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Fame.

So Miles Jupp is to be the new presenter of the News Quiz. This is splendid news. Not just because he is a fine and funny chap. But because I have met him. I am hardly a regular fixture on … Continue reading

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We need to talk about Kevin

Back in in about 2007/2008 I was something of a ‘flavour of the month’ comedian for ambitious tv producers who would set up meetings to ask me what my comedic plans were. They wanted to know if they could distill … Continue reading

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Mourning Richie.

There are many moments in the history of Pixar movies which chime with me. One such moment is in Ratatoullie, when the feared critic Anton Ego first tastes the version of the title dish created by super talented rodents. He … Continue reading

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Fracas.

Top Gear is not my kind of thing. That said I am not really its target audience, as I have no interest in cars and I think that its contrived laddishness is something that should be left to younger presenters. … Continue reading

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I am not going to have a go at Chelsea fans. As a Liverpool fan I am only too aware how dispiriting it is to have a club shamed by a minority. I am not a fan of Chelsea FC, … Continue reading

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