Matt Richardson


Matt is 23 and a stand up comedian he started doing stand-up in November 2009 when he was 18 years old. After a couple more gigs that year he started gigging regularly in February 2010. After gigging really hard for about 18 months; he finally quit University and a job in a lettings office to become a professional comedian at 20.In 2013 Matt co-hosted The Xtra Factor on ITV2 with Caroline Flack and appeared on shows like Sweat the Small Stuff (BBC3) a couple of times, Celebrity Juice, Nevermind The Buzzcocks and a load of other bits and bobs. His 54 date UK tour ‘Hometown Hero’ started in September and took him all the way through to June. While on tour he also filmed a series of a new panel show called Viral Tap for ITV2. Now the tour and Viral Tap have finished he is working hard on writing a new tour for 2015 and gigging at a load of festivals and clubs.