Leo Kearse

"Outrageous and dark jokes, gleefully running straight through the boundaries of taste and acceptability in today's "woke" culture." British Comedy Guide
"Genuinely thought-provoking...hugely entertaining." ★★★★ The Scotsman
"Very funny, very dirty, occasionally shocking, but edgily likeable and happily endearing, eliciting the guilty pleasure of laughter from a wide-eyed audience." ★★★★ The List

Scottish comedian Leo Kearse is part of the new wave of raw, bold, American-inspired comedians taking the big UK clubs by storm.

He was voted UK Pun Champion in 2015 and Scottish Comedian of the Year in 2017.

His Extinction Rebellion video slamming woke lefties went viral, selling out shows in the UK. Meanwhile, Leo’s popularity abroad is rocketing, with 2019 seeing him perform in 20 countries.

Amongst various credits, Kearse has written for BBC shows including Breaking The News, Mock The Week and The Mash Report and he played Mick Fleetwood in the ITV drama Breaking The Band: Fleetwood Mac.

Leo is the co-creator of sell-out show Hate ‘n’ Live, which has improvising comedians hating on audience suggestions, it’s like Whose Line Is It Anyway meets Room 101 and he is also a regular on Radio 5 Question Time Extra Time and TalkSport Extra Time.