Brian Blessed

Actor Playing Prince Vultan in "Flash Gordon", Henry V in "Blackadder" & Augustus in "I, Claudius", 7 x Bestselling Author, Former President of the Television & Radio Industries Club & Honorary Member of the Cambridge Union





Absolute Pandemonium: My Louder Than Life Story

Absolute Pandemonium: My Louder Than Life Story

The Panther in My Kitchen: My Wild Life with Animals

The Panther in My Kitchen: My Wild Life with Animals

Quest for the Lost World

Quest for the Lost World

Brian Blessed received a 5 star rating across 7 events in 2023

Director of Corporate Social Responsibility
"Brian Blessed's illustrious career spans iconic roles in Shakespearean theatre, memorable appearances in cult classics like "Flash Gordon" and lending his powerful voice to beloved characters in "Star Wars" and Disney's "Tarzan". Beyond acting, his adventurous spirit and achievements, including climbing Everest without oxygen, inspire awe. An exceptional talent, Blessed's contributions to the arts and exploration are unparalleled."

How to hire Brian Blessed

Contact the Champions Speakers Agency to provisionally enquire about hiring Brian Blessed for your next event, today. To get in touch, simply call an official booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at [email protected] for more information.

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Official Feedback from In-Person & Virtual Events

Feedback from In-Person Events:

"Brian was an absolute pleasure to work with!  He is the kindest, most interesting man I think I’ve worked with to date!" - LADbible

  • 2024 - Performing "An Audience with Brian Blessed Live" at The Empress Building in Mexborough
  • 2023 - Star guest at the Reading Comic Con 2023
  • 2016 - Received an OBE from the Queen
  • 2011 - Awarded Honorary Membership of the Cambridge Union 
  • 2004 - Awarded an Honorary Degree from Sheffield Hallam University
  • 2003 - Awarded an Honorary Degree from the University of Bradford 
  • 1993 - Became the oldest man to reach 25,000ft without oxygen when he attempted to climb Everest 
  • 1980 - Appeared as Prince Vultron in Flash Gordon 
  • 1962 - Appeared on TV for the first time in Z Cars
  • Climbed Mount Aconcagua In Argentina
  • Climbed Mount Kilimanjaro
  • He is the oldest man to trek to The North Magnetic Pole on foot
  • He has gone through intensive training at The Space Centre in Moscow