Graham Linehan | “Tough Crowd” Book Event | Christchurch

Graham Linehan | “Tough Crowd” Book Event | Christchurch

Graham Linehan is an award winning Irish comedy writer, comedian and author. Having cut his teeth in music journalism, Graham Linehan became the finest sitcom writer of his generation. He captured the comedy zeitgeist not just as the co-creator of Father Ted but also with The IT Crowd and Black Books, winning five Baftas and a lifetime achievement award.

Graham is coming to New Zealand to promote his book “Tough crowd” - Part comedy-writing masterclass, part diary of a gender wars 'cancellation'. Graham has first hand experience with epidemic of cancellation and censorship facing many in todays society. He has become a staunch advocate for free speech, using his to speak for those who he believes aren’t often able to speak for themselves.

The Free Speech Union is thrilled to host this industry legend, sparking a much-needed discussion on a different aspect of our cultural landscape.

Space is limited so act quickly to reserve your space. Food provided with purchase of Ticket.


March 19, 2024 at 6:30pm - 9:30pm


For more information email [email protected]


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Graham Linehan | “Tough Crowd” Book Event | Christchurch