08/11/2012 10:53 GMT | Updated 08/01/2013 05:12 GMT

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: Michael McIntyre - Master Of The Absurd Observation

Family life, modern travails, and all those everyday things you never knew were so absurd- all rich pickings for Michael McIntyre, back with his latest, record-breaking live tour on DVD - Showtime!

Oh, and HuffPost UK have got an exclusive clip - WATCH HIM IN ACTION ABOVE.

The London comedian got his big break at the Royal Variety Performance of 2006. Six years later, 'Showtime!' is all the best bits from the firmly-established family favourite's 71-date live arena tour of this year. These dates include an impressive 10-night residency at London's O2 Arena, which puts him among the likes of Rihanna for ticket sales.

It's three years in the making, and boasts all new material.

Michael McIntyre - Showtime! is an Open Mike Production, released by Universal Pictures (UK) Ltd on Monday 12 November. Michael McIntyre in interview below...