Popular corporate comedy host, Darren Harriott is an excellent choice for events. He is a double Edinburgh Award nominee and TV includes, co-hosting Love Island: Aftersun, Britain’s Best Takeaway with Sara Cox, British as Folk, host of Live at the Apollo and Dog Ate My Homework. He has also appeared as team captain on four series of Guessable and is a series regular on Don’t Hate the Playaz. Darren also competed as a contestant on ITV’s Dancing On Ice in 2023.
Other TV includes Outsiders (Dave), The Last Leg, Backstage with Katherine Ryan, All Star Games for Comic Relief, Richard Osman’s House of Games, The Real Dirty Dancing, Apocalypse WOW, Celebrity Karaoke Club, BBC Funny Festival Live, Question Team, Undeniable, As Yet Untitled, Ghost Bus Tours, Hey Tracey, Comedy Games Night, 8 Out of 10 Cats, The Apprentice You’re Fired, Great British Bake Off Extra Slice, Catchpoint for Sport Relief, University Challenge for Comic Relief, CelebAbility, Stand Up and Sketch, Ultimate Worrier, Celebrity Mastermind, Celebrity Pointless, Dave Gorman’s Terms and Conditions Apply, Dave’s Comedian’s Against Living Miserably, Comedy Central Stand Up Special, Roast Battle, Mock the Week, Comedy Central at the Comedy Store, Hypothetical, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central and The Comedy Bus.
On radio Darren has had two BBC Radio 4 series Black Label, which covered his time as a teenager in gangs, and the second series Red Label came out over the summer. He has hosted Newsjack Unplugged and the Radio 4 Summer Festival. Other radio appearances includes: The News Quiz, The Now Show, Fighting Talk and Best of the Fest. Podcasts include Shame is Delicious, Obsessed with Peaky Blinders, The Adam Buxton Podcast, Evil Genius, Dave’s CALM Podcast, Griefcast, Susan Calman’s Mrs Brightside, and Wheel of Misfortune.
On Instagram he regularly adds funny videos on topics ranging from Disney movies, to breakfast cereals, and Australia’s Married at First Sight.
Darren is an accomplished corporate comedy host and feedback includes:
“He was great!!! Very funny and would recommend. Lovely to work with.” Building Engineering Services Association 2023
“An excellent virtual awards host. Really open minded and receptive to our ideas – great to work with.” Informa