For those who have been dozing on the sofa this winter, London Hughes’s Netflix standup special, To Catch a D*ck, will likely bring you out of your snooze. In her one-hour routine, the London-born comedian, actor, writer and TV presenter, 31, who has stormed Hollywood this year, recaps the story of her life so far: basically the quest for a good seeing-to.
To Catch a D*ck was originally a show which Hughes took to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2019, where it got her nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award. Its film version was executive-produced by American super-comic Kevin Hart, and signals Hughes’s acceptance in Hollywood’s upper echelons. In fact, ever since she moved to LA before the pandemic hit,