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If you’re not sure who Michael McIntyre is or what he does then you’re either abroad or refusing to switch on your TV.

Eleanor Margesson

He is a 33-year-old stand-up comedian who has experienced a meteoric rise to fame over the last couple of years. He’s come from literally nowhere, largely because of the decision by Prince Charles to put him into his own 60th birthday celebrations as well as a Royal Variety Performance in 2006.