Entertainer and writer, Adam Buxton has been delighting audiences with his witty humour for over twenty years. The television and film comedian, has written and performed for some of the biggest shows and has reached critical acclaim with his extensive podcasting. A man of many talents, Buxton’s career has constantly involved ensuring his gags are current, platforms are modern and content is original. Versatile and adaptable, Buxton is the ideal addition to any occasion due to his vast offerings, from hosting to stand up, entertaining after dinner talks to compering, Buxton is guaranteed to impress.
Having worked extensively in the media, Buxton’s influence is evident in both the creation and delivery of hit programmes. From appearing as a hilarious comedian on Have I Got New For You, Never Mind The Buzzcocks and 8 Out of 10 Cats, to writing Bug, Time Trumpet and Countryman, Buxton is highly acclaimed for his contributions. Much of his work has also led to performing the roles he writes, and as an actor he has starred in major films like Hot Fuzz, proving his endless talent and versatility.
Making his television debut on Channel 4’s Takeover TV, Buxton made such an impression he was later chosen to present the show. Following the success of his appearance, Buxton was approached for his own series with his best friend, since 14 years old, Joe Cornish. Channel 4 commissioned The Adam and Joe Show for four series, where the duo starred in hilarious sketches, and were so popular it led to a spin off book, and DVD of the same title.
Currently, Buxton continues to impress with his longstanding and hugely popular podcast series. The Adam Buxton Podcast has been running since 2015, and has seen him collaborate with other naturally hilarious creatives, such as Louis Theroux and Romesh Ranganathan and in 2016 his brilliance was recognised when he was named Podcast Champion at the British Podcast Awards. His previously award winning work includes another partnership with friend Joe Cornish on BBC Radio 6 Music, which was given the Silver Sony Award for Best Entertainment Programme. A multi talented professional in the entertainment industry, Adam Buxton is one of the most versatile and qualified comedians to elevate your occasion.