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Sex Appeal 7

Sex Appeal is taking a break in 2019. This page will be updated with news about Sex Appeal 2020 later in the year.

On Saturday 27 January 2018 the sell-out event was hosted by Johnny Cochrane, and the fantastic line-up included Andrew O'NeillDavid Mills, Deborah Frances-WhiteGráinne Maguire, , Nish Kumar, Rufus HoundSindhu Vee, Tez Ilyas and Vikki Stone. We also had the fabulous Four Femmes On The Thames closing the show.

You can view the full programme here.

Take a look at our stunning photos from Sex Appeal 7, courtesy of Paul Clarke. 

To keep updated follow @comedysex

Event organiser and main sponsor

Organised by Brook Ambassador, Zoe Margolis.

With special thanks to Lovehoney for supporting Sex Appeal since 2013.​

Fundraising raffle

Our fundraising raffle is now closed, congratulations to all our lucky winners.

If you are interested in supporting Sex Appeal in 2020 through sponsorship or donating a raffle prize, please email press@brook.org.uk.

Huge thanks to our Sex Appeal 7 sponsors



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Previous Sex Appeal events have included...

2017 - Sex Appeal Six

On Saturday 21 January 2017 the brilliant line-up for Sex Appeal 6 included Abigoliah SchamaunAhir ShahAl MurrayDesiree BurchEd ByrneJohnny Cochrane, Mae MartinRichard HerringScott CapurroSindhu Vee and Sophie Ellis-Bextor closed the show! All of the stars taking part donated their time and talent to support the charity. 

You can now view photos from the night and can follow @comedysex on Twitter or visit comedysex.org for all the latest news.

2016 - Sex Appeal Five

On Saturday 16 January, Shappi Khorsandi hosted Brook's annual star-studded comedy event along with a fantastic line-up including, Abigoliah SchamaunAva Vidal, David Baddiel, David Mills, Grainne Maguire, Nish Kumar, Richard Herring, Robin Ince, Sara Pascoe, and Shazia Mirza

You can view photos from the evening, follow @comedysex on Twitter or visit comedysex.org.

2015 - Sex Appeal Four: The Fourthcoming!

Once again, 2015 was a sell-out show. Host Al Murray was joined by:
Andrew O'Neill, Ava Vidal, Bec Hill, Doc Brown, Gráinne Maguire, Kate Smurthwaite, Mark Thomas, Nish Kumar, Robin Ince and Scott Capurro.

2014 - Sex Appeal Three: Melange a Trois

... was another sell-out success, with host Al Murray and the amazing:
Ava Vidal, Bec Hill, Chris Coltrane, David Mills, Kate Smurthwaite, Robin Ince, Shappi Khorsandi, Shazia Mirza and Vikki Stone.

2013 - Sex Appeal Two: Come Again

... saw the return of host Al Murray alongside:
Mitch Benn, Doc Brown, Jenny Eclair, Festival of the Spoken Nerd, (Helen Arney, Steve Mould and Matt Parker), Richard Herring, Robin Ince, Shappi Khorsandi, Josie Long, Ben Miller, Joanna Neary, Kate Smurthwaite, Ava Vidal and Catie Wilkins.

2012 - Sex Appeal

The first ever Sex Appeal was hosted by Al Murray - The Pub Landlord and starred:
Helen Arney, David Baddiel, Mitch Benn, Scott Capurro, Richard Herring, Robin Ince, Shappi Khorsandi, Matt Parker, Jay Rayner, Kate Smurthwaite and Catie Wilkins.

(Photo credit : Alan Moyle)