"Master of one liners."
"Gags of the highest order."
Mark is an exceptional one-liner comedian which won him a place in Dave’s prestigious Best Joke of The Fringe in Edinburgh 2017 & 2019. His recent solo shows at the festival, One-Linerer, One-Linererer and One-Linerererer have been huge hits, with sell out shows every day and a nomination for Best Show by the Amused Moose Comedy Award Fringe Show 2017.
Mark has appeared on Mock The Week (BBC), Out There (ITV) alongside Milton Jones and has also recorded a Channel 4 pilot with Bridget Christie, and has been tour support for Rob Brydon, Seann Walsh and Rob Beckett, as well as one off shows supporting Michael McIntyre and Jack Dee.
Mark has also released his own, brand-new podcast – Jokes With Mark Simmons. In each episode, Mark invites a fellow comic such as Seann Walsh, Angela Barnes and Nick Helm to discuss their worst material and why it didn’t work.
Since being in the finals of several noteworthy competitions, such as Leicester Mercury Comedian of The Year, So You Think You’re Funny and the NATY Award, Mark has been in high demand at all the top UK comedy clubs.
On the radio, Mark co-hosts with Seann Walsh on the Newish Show as well as the Filmish Show on Fubar Radio, he also recently debuted on BBC Radio 4 where he guest-starred on the Today Program.
Mark’s TV presence is also growing. As well as recently recording a couple of TV pilots, he has starred in the hit BBC3 documentary One for The Road, where a film crew followed him alongside Seann Walsh on tour in the Scottish Highlands. Also online, Mark can be seen in his comical web-series, Mark Simmons – The Face Of…