Who are some British stand up comedians with similar styles to Eddie Izzard?

Being an American it's hard to find any guidance to who is good and who is crap. I only know a few: Ricky Gervais- decent Russell Brand- alright Jimmy Carr- pretty funny Eddie Izzard- friggin hilarious... Does anyone know comedians who have similar styles? Also I love Monty Python and Blackadder if... show more Being an American it's hard to find any guidance to who is good and who is crap. I only know a few:

Ricky Gervais- decent
Russell Brand- alright
Jimmy Carr- pretty funny
Eddie Izzard- friggin hilarious... Does anyone know comedians who have similar styles?

Also I love Monty Python and Blackadder if that helps at all
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