Former chorister turned radio and television presenter, Aled Jones, is a charming addition to a wide range of events. Whether appearing as an event host, after dinner speaker or corporate entertainer, he is sure to resonate with audiences of all ages. Entertaining and a natural on stage, Aled is instantly recognisable, leaving event guests unable to believe their eyes. Starting in 1983, he has built an influential career on British television, appearing in such popular shows as Cash in the Attic and Escape to the Country. With Aled's expert knowledge of classical music and natural presenting ability, no matter the role he is booked for he is guaranteed to be a stand-out hit with audiences.
Making his acting debut in 1990, Aled first performed in the adaption How Green Was My Valley at Northampton's Royal Theatre. He later studied at the Royal Academy of Music and Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, which opened opportunities for him to record his own music. In 1995, marking a shift toward the limelight, he starred in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at the Blackpool Wintergardens Opera. From there, Aled continued his successful theatre career, as well as released two autobiographies, Aled: The Autobiography and Aled Jones: My Story, and his album, Aled.
Boasting a diverse career, from the stage, to the screen to the radio studio, Aled is a regular figure in British media. As an international success, including several tours in Australia, no matter the location of your event, Aled is the perfect act to book. In 2004, after presenting Chatterbox on British television, he appeared on Strictly Come Dancing, marking his transition to a wider audience. Aled remains one of the main presenters on Songs of Praise on BBC One, as well as appearances on The One Show, Daybreak and Good Morning Britain.
As a testament to his legion of fans and popular career, Aled has received several accolades. Amongst others, he was awarded the 2009 ASCA Gold Badge Award, made an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music in 2014 and was appointed OBE in 2014. The ideal figure at a wide range of events, Aled's audiences instantly fall head over heels for him. As an after dinner speaker, guests are captivated by his life story, while as an event host, Aled commands the stage.