"An absolute natural!"
"Proper stand up, honest straightforward and balls-out funny."
"Truly brilliant, observational humour! One of the funniest stand-ups I’ve seen in recent years."
As seen on Would I Lie to You? (BBC 1) Have I Got News for You (BBC 1) Live at the Apollo (BBC 2) Live at the Comedy Store (Comedy Central) Jimmy Carr’s Celebrity Deal or No Deal (Channel 4) and 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Channel 4), Chris McCausland is a British stand-up comedian and actor from Liverpool.
Chris is blind and has been performing stand-up since 2003, and has long been firmly established at the very top of the UK’s live comedy circuit. He performs all over the country, including regularly at the world famous Comedy Store in the heart of London’s West End.
Between 2005 and 2012 Chris took six different stand-up shows to the Edinburgh Festival and in 2011 was awarded the Creative Diversity Award for Comedy by a Channel 4 led panel of broadcasters that included BBC, ITV and Sky. He returned to the Edinburgh Fringe in 2018 with his brand new show Speaky Blinder at the Underbelly. The show also toured in 2019.
Radio Credits include: regular on R4’s InTouch, The Comedy Club, NewsQuiz (writing), Loose Ends and Live on the Boat, guest presenter on Russell Kane’s The Saturday Show on Virgin, Hawksby and Jacobs Talksport, and Gethin Jones Five Live.