05/02/2013 07:42 GMT | Updated 07/04/2013 06:12 BST

Stewart Lee's History Of Stand-Up On TV (VIDEO CLIPS)

Thinking inside the box with the maverick comedian

Iconoclast comedian Stewart Lee knows TV's delicate relationship with live comedy better than anyone. Ahead of his Comedy Central series showcasing leftfield comics he outlines the history of stand-up on television...