What happens to a comedian when he's plucked from obscurity by master film
maker Ken Loach and cast in the title role of one of the most acclaimed
and talked about British films in 25 years? I, Daniel Blake became a
beacon for social realism and, for Dave Johns, a rollercoaster ride of red
carpet surrealism. From Cannes to the BAFTAs, he was there, wide-eyed.
Now, he's back doing the thing he loves best – making people laugh. What
did Woody Allen say to Dave in the lift at the Intercontinental Hotel,