Jimmy Carr and Katherine Ryan roast each other over cosmetic procedures – and it's absolutely brutal 2 months ago

Jimmy Carr and Katherine Ryan roast each other over cosmetic procedures – and it's absolutely brutal

The show includes the creme de la creme of the comedy scene

In a brand new backstage stand up show, Katherine Ryan and Jimmy Carr rip into each other and their respective cosmetic surgeries.

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In Amazon Prime's new series Backstage with Katherine Ryan, which pulls back the stand up curtain and offers a unique look behind the scenes, Ryan and her fellow comics rip into one another between sets.

In the first episode, the 38-year-old Canadian-born comedian is joined by Carr, co-writer Geoff Northcott, former Strictly Come Dancing star Seann Walsh, Too Hot To Handle narrator Desiree Burch and Ted Lasso actor Nick Mohammed.

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While sitting with curlers in her hair, Ryan tells everyone she's going to her "dedicated makeup room" which Carr quickly refers to as an "emergency room". Without missing a beat, Ryan shoots back, saying it's a "special effects unit."

"The same people that did Jurassic Park," quips Carr.

"Jimmy's had a lot of work done. He doesn't look a day over, "What the f**k is that?"' joked Northcott, while discussing jokes aimed at the 49-year-old 8 Out of 10 Cats host.

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However anyone familiar with Ryan's brand of comedy will know she's no slouch when it comes to comebacks. While introducing Carr for his set, she joked: "Jimmy and I try to outdo each other with the surgery. It's an expensive and life-threatening game we play."

She added: "Just the other day I told my doctor I want 80s t*ts. You know that the kind that look more fake than Jimmy's new hair."

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Both comedians have been very open about their various cosmetic procedures in the past and are very often included in their respective acts.

"I've had a lot of work done. I got my teeth knocked out and put back in," Carr told Just For Laughs in 2020. "And then I had a hair transplant in the lockdown, which I didn't particularly need, but what else are you going to do in lockdown?"

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