Matt Richardson

"Hilarious and charming." The Mirror
"A whirling ball of talent..he could read the phonebook and make it funny!" Off Beat Magazine
"High wattage charisma from a talented young comic whose star is on the rise." The Guardian

Matt is a multi-award winning stand-up comedian, TV and radio presenter.

Having started stand-up in 2009 at just 18 years old, Matt became one of the youngest comedians on the circuit and soon made it through to the finals of two national stand-up competitions, the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny and the Chortle Student Comedy Award, as well as coming runner up in the Reading Comedy Festival New Act of the Year and winning the Newbury and Bath Comedy Festival New Act competitions. He quickly established himself in all of the major comedy club chains in the UK and has gigged overseas on countless occasions.

Since then Matt has become one of the UK’s most exciting young performers and presenters, hosting the drive-time show on Virgin Radio.

His TV credits include co-hosting the Xtra Factor alongside Caroline Flack, co-hosting Celebrity Haunted Hotel Live! alongside Christine Lampard and hosting the live spin off show alone, two documentaries for ITV2Pampered Pooches, Hollywood and Meet The Family Guys, a series regular role on Viral Tap (ITV2), Nevermind The Buzzcocks, Celebrity Juice, Sweat The Small Stuff, Big Brothers Bit on the Side, Fake Reaction, Its Not Me It’s You, I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here Now! and countless other shows.