Ramsey began his career in comedy in 2007 by hosting an open-mic night in Newcastle upon Tyne. In 2008, he was a nominee for the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year. In 2010, Ramsey took his first solo show, Aggrophobic, to The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. His 2011 show, Offermation, was nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award. Offermation was recorded for BBC Radio 4, and broadcast in March 2012. Ramsey’s 2012 Edinburgh show was Feeling Lucky which was followed by a national tour.
From October 2012 to December 2013, Ramsey starred as Jack Pearson in Jason Cook’s BBC Two sitcom Hebburn. The show is set in Hebburn, near to Ramsey’s hometown, South Shields. It screened for two series and a Christmas special. In 2014, Ramsey appeared on Live at the Apollo for the first time. In 2015, he took part in the Channel 4 series Time Crashers. Since 2016, Ramsey has co-presented I’m A Celebrity: Extra Camp on ITV2 alongside Joe Swash, Vicky Pattison and Stacey Solomon. He will also present The Chris Ramsey Show for Comedy Central.
He replaced Kevin McHale as the presenter of Virtually Famous from December 2016. He will also present his own series The Chris Ramsey Show for Comedy Central, beginning in January 2017.
To book Chris Ramsey to make a personal appearance at your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.