H&M has announced a new partnership with world-renowned soccer player David Beckham.
Beckman’s new line, scheduled to launch in 2012, will focus primarily on underwear.
The decision to start an underwear line maybe have come from his stint as an unmentionables model for Emporio Armani in 2008.
The campaign was extremely successful, with sales of men’s briefs going up 150%.
So when somebody like Stewart Lee gives you a little pat on the shoulder that you’re not crazy, you know, that you’re in the right profession, it makes you think ‘Everything’s gonna be okay’, ‘I’m not deluding myself’, ‘I’ll keep giving this a go’ haha. I’ve been going up there in one shape or form for nine years in a row, it’s so emotionally and creatively exhausting so I just think it would be nice to just do something else.
Yeah I’ve watched that series like three times now and you were very funny in it. So I’m doing a clown course and I’m going on holiday for the first time in so long, to Venice! I guess if you aren’t going to the Fringe, you might as well go to Venice.
She’s been described as a “Natural performer with deep reserves of excitable energy.
Can employ understatement with the dry mastery of a Father Ted script” by Chortle and “Extremely Funny” by The Times Online.
She’s performed stand-up comedy for years as well as writing for numerous BBC Radio shows and Standard Issue.
I loved your dating advice for men; “Just text her back, we have surprisingly low standards”.
What are your favourite topics to talk about on stage?
The obvious example would be Michael Jordan and his association with Hanes.
For decades, Jordan has been hawking briefs and tees, while endorsing all manner of fast foods, soft drinks and long-forgotten phone companies.