John Hastings

"Particularly awesome. " San Francisco Examiner
"Shockingly good." Montreal Gazette
"Go see him now! " ★★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

Over the last ten years John Hastings has appeared at every major comedy festival in the world including Edinburgh (2012-2016), Melbourne (2015-2016) and Just for Laughs Montreal. John has been a guest on Radio 4, BBC 1 and BBC 3. He is also the COCA Comedian of the Year, a Martin Sims Award nominee, and an Amused Moose Comedy Award nominee,

John has been performing stand-up since 2006. After winning the COCA Comedian of the Year Award in 2012 he moved to the UK. An appearance on BBC Radio 4 gave him the opportunity to be featured as a comedy correspondent and he was selected to appear in the Comedy Reserve Showcase at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in 2013.

He has also appreared at Glasgow International Comedy Festival, Leicester Comedy Fesival, Machynlleth Comedy Festival and has also toured to Montreal Just for Laughs, Perth World Fringe, Adelaide Fringe Festival and the Melbourne and Sydney Comedy Festivals.

In 2017 a video of John being heckled by Dennis Rodman in Los Angeles appeared online, and after being picked up by College Humour he became a viral sensation.