Verry Terry, a new chat show hosted by Kavyan Novak in character as Terry Tibbs, has been commissioned from Hat Trick by Shane Allen, head of Comedy at Channel 4, as part of Funny Fortnight in August.
Tibbs, car salesman turned international television star of E4's Fonejacker and Channel 4's Facejacker, has finally hit the big time by securing his own prime time chat show.The first guests to join him in his studio are Mickey Rourke and TV presenter Anthea Turner.
Very Terry is produced by Christopher Barbour and Tom Thostrup (Facejacker) and directed by Barbara Wiltshire (Would I Lie To You?, The IT Crowd). The executive producer is Helen Williams.
"Kayvan is an extremely fertile and versatile character comedian with awesome powers of improvisation," say Allen."Terry Tibbs is a brilliant invention and we are delighted to encourage Kayvan's growth as a major force in British comedy."
Kayvan Novak adds, "This show is going to be the bee's balls."