Alun Cochrane is an award-winning British comedian who has starred in some of the UK’s most prestigious comedy shows. He co-hosts the Frank Skinner Show on Absolute Radio, and would win an Arqiva Award nomination for Best Newcomer in 2012 for his role on the show.
Cochrane has featured heavily on radio and television in recent times, appearing on Have I Got News For You, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Mock the Week and Russell Howard’s Good News to name just some of his comedy endeavours.
On radio he wrote and created Alun Cochrane’s Fun House, as well as starred in The Now Show, Just a Minute and Lee Mack and Friends.
On the back of Edinburgh Festival Fringe success and acclaim, Colchrane embarked on UK tours including his debut show, Alun Cochrane: Moments of Alun, which was met with streams of accolades on the comedy circuit. His later tours, Alun Cochrane: Me Neither and Alun Cochrane: A Show With A Man In It also were well received.
The Guardian were particularly kind in their appraisal of Cochrane’s Edinburgh Fringe performances, describing the comedian in the following manner:
“Cochrane’s on-stage persona is allied to a real craft and creativity in his writing, yielding results that satisfy both the comedy purists and those who simply want big belly laughs on a night out”
And it is his unique storytelling ability that has made him particularly sought-after at a wide spread of events, from business awards ceremonies to product launches, gala dinners to sporting occasions.
As a writer, a comedian and an actor, Cochrane has always been popular. By the 2005 Chortle Awards, Cochrane was nominated for the Best Breakthrough Act and Best Compere, a year after being nominated for the Best Newcomer award at the Perrier Awards following his debut Edinburgh Fringe show.
Cochrane is suitable as the host or after dinner comedian to make your event stand out and send your guests home smiling. A smart, witty and interactive storyteller with an ability to compel all in attendance, Alun Cochrane is one of the finest famous comedians around.
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Watch Alun on Dave‘s One Night Stand here: