and performed Dogmatic (his second solo show) at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
His other TV credits have included Have I Got News For You, Live At The Apollo and Michael Mc Intyre’s Comedy Roadshow.
Do stand-ups scrap over who gets to keep the best domestic anecdotes, or cry over seeing their dirty linen washed in public for a laugh?
What do they say to their partner after a bad gig – and what happens when one is more successful than the other?
“It’s basically a small terrified man and his (would you believe it) even smaller and sometimes more terrified wife making a list of the things that they’re scared might kill them, and then me going out and looking into them,” Richardson explains.
But in a new documentary for Channel 4 the anxiety-ridden comedian and his wife, fellow comic Lucy Beaumont, confront these fears, everything from sausages to sink holes.