Russell Kane

" of the quickest, most stimulating stand-ups in the land.." ★★★★ The Times
" the top of his game.." The Guardian

Multi-award winning comedian, presenter, actor, author and scriptwriter Russell Kane is best known for the BBC Sounds podcast, Evil Genius which has become a flagship show and was the best performing original podcast on the platform. Russell’s other podcast Boy’s Don’t Cry also features regularly on the iTunes top charts for listened to podcasts and will return with a new series later this year.


Recent TV appearances include The Apprentice You’re Fired, Antiques RoadtripStupid Man, Smart Phone and the host of three series of Live At The Electric. Other TV appearances include Live At The ApolloUnzippedCelebrity Juice and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here Now.


Winner of Best Show in 2010 at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, Russell went on to make history as the first comedian to win both the Edinburgh Award and Melbourne Comedy Festival’s Barry Award in one year.


2020 will see Russell continue on his sell-out tour The Fast and The Curious throughout UK and Ireland as well as continuing his ever-popular topical online rants ‘Kaneings’.