Chris Ramsey is a comedian from England, born and raised in South Shields, humour is something that comes very naturally to Ramsey. Ramsey’s comedy career began in 2007 as he hosted an open-mic night in his local city, Newcastle. Ramsey’s comedy career didn’t take long to grow and he was soon picking up awards, he won the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year in 2008 and then his solo show, Offermation, was nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2011.
Ramsey’s first solo show was in 2010, his show Aggrophobic was a part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. His first main media feature was in 2012, his award-winning show Offermation was aired on BBC Radio 4. Ramsey’s career really started to expand and he was soon becoming a well-recognised comedian, his Edinburgh show Feeling Lucky was so successful that it lead to a national tour.
He soon became a regular on television and was a part of BBC Two sitcom, Hebburn, the show had two series and also included an incredible Christmas special. Ramsey’s skills and ability as a comedian were there for all to see and he appeared on Live at the Apollo for the first time in 2014. Ramsey has continued to feature in a number of different comedy shows and series but he also spent time as co-presenter on I’m A Celebrity: Extra Camp on ITV2, a show that he co-presented alongside Stacey Solomon, Joe Swash and Vicky Pattison.
Ramsey’s ability to adapt to any situation whilst maintaining his humour and wit is what makes him such a well-respected comedian, he often discusses dealing with pressure and the importance of being adaptable to situations during his time as a comedy speaker. Ramsey presented his self-titled show on Comedy Central which began in 2017, he also took over as host on Stand Up Central, a show formerly hosted by Russell Howard. As a comedy speaker, Ramsey is able to adapt to a range of different situations which makes him the ideal speaker for you, his ability to add humour and wit to his speeches make him a compelling speaker to listen to.
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When at corporate events, Ramsey is known to discuss the following topics:
- Entertainment & Comedy
- Being Under the Spotlight
- Performing Under Pressure
Watch Chris Ramsey on Lorraine below: