Award winning comedian Bill Bailey is also an accomplished musician and actor. He was nominated for a Perrier Award for his first solo show at the Edinburgh Festival back in 1996. Since then Bill has completed numerous major UK and International tours and been awarded the Best Stand-up at the British Comedy Awards.
He has performed at Kilkenny and Hay Festivals and completed a hugely successful tour of Australia. In addition Bill regularly returns for sell out shows at Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Bill’s previous TV and film credits include several series of the award winning sitcom, Black Books. He also appeared as a regular Team Captain on BBC2’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks. His other TV appearances include Q.I., Jonathan Creek and Wild West, Have I Got News For You, Is It Bill Bailey. Feature films include, Saving Grace, Nanny McPhee, Big Bang and Burke and Hare.
Bill’s book, Bill Bailey’s Remarkable Guide to Happiness, was published in 2020 – the same year he was announced as a participant in BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing.
As a brilliantly funny cabaret performer and awards host, Bill is an ideal choice if you are planning a prestigious event.
“He is an unalloyed pleasure … a treat for the funny bone, the brain and the ear” The New York Times.
“Bill Bailey’s live shows are a treat” The Observer.
“His show is a consistently brilliant collage of musical parodies, anecdotes and off-the-wall surrealism” The Observer.
“His shows are as perfect a comedy package as you could hope to find … the finest stand-up comedian this country has to offer” The Times.
“Hilarious, unmissable…leaves you gasping” The Sunday Times.
“Hugely Funny… hugely talented” Time Out.