Christopher MacArthur-Boyd


An up and coming comical phenomenon, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd is one of the most exciting stand-up comedy prospects within the UK and is heralded as the future of Scottish comedy. Born and bred in Glasgow, the hilarious and exceptionally talented stand-up has already performed and entertained audiences around the world having brought laughter to spectators internationally everywhere from downtown Toronto to the Perth and Adelaide Fringe Festivals in Australia.

Not only an incredibly popular on-stage presence, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd has also appeared on BBC Radio One and BBC Radio 4 Extra showcasing his versatility as a radio presenter. The outstandingly gifted performer has also made a name for himself as a writer, actor and director of short-form online content for BBC Scotland . A three-time Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist, a So You Think You’re Funny? finalist, and a two-time nominee for Best New Act at the Scottish Comedy Awards, the incredible Macarthur-Boyd is available to hire for events, dinners and functions across the UK through the Champions Speakers agency where he is certain to deliver unparalleled laughter, joy and enjoyment whether it be a corporate or private engagement.

Having recently debuted his new solo stand-up show, The Boyd With The Thorn In His Side, at The Stand as part of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, the Scottish comedians latest performance sees him attempt to tackle the two biggest problems in the world: the seemingly irreversible slide of the western world into far-right fascism, and his girlfriend leaving him.

A former hardcore punk bass-player, Boyd began his career within comedy in 2013 and has since gone on to experience global acclaim. Alongside his thoroughly impressive work as a stand-up, Christopher is also a founding member of SCRAM, a sketch group with a seasonal residence at The Stand in Glasgow, in addition to being a long-time affiliate of Chunks, the anarchic alternative cult comedy collective.

The Best New Comedian nominee at the Scottish Variety Awards, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd is making quite the impression within the entertainment and performance industry as a compelling, intelligent and witty stand-up. Continue to perform around the world as his demand and popularity grow exponentially, the wonderfully funny Christopher MacArthur-Boyd is available to hire for any event, dinner of function through the Champions Speakers agency where he will entertain your guests like they have never been entertained before and leave them talking about your event for a long time to come!

To book Christopher Macarthur-Boyd as the entertainment for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.