Festival Programme



Gamechanger: Kent Alterman, Comedy Central

Comedy Central has a long, celebrated history of identifying and launching the leading comedy voices of the day. They become part of the fabric of culture and the world takes notice. Join Comedy Central President Kent Alterman, who has helped launch the careers of the likes of Amy Poehler, Will Ferrell, Key & Peele and Amy Schumer, as he talks with comedian Jimmy Carr about his phenomenal career to date and Comedy Central’s success making smart bets on creator-driven series and helping emerging stars break through to become the funniest and most influential voices of their generation.