Hugh Francis "Frank" Carson was an Irish comedian and actor, best known on television in series such as The Comedians and Tiswas. He was a regular on television for a number of years whilst also working as a stage entertainer and appearing before the Royal Family in shows. He is known for two catchphrases in live performances: "It's a cracker!" and "It's the way I tell 'em!".
Part of our ‘Comedy History’ playlist which showcases the most popular British club comedians of the 70s, 80s and 90s, and serves as valuable context for current comedy landscape.