Chris Ramsey is a critically acclaimed Stand Up Comedian and regular face on TV. From sold-out comedy stand up to a contestant on Strictly come dancing, his high energy and audience interaction make him incredibly popular with his audiences.
Chris Ramsey is a critically acclaimed Stand Up Comedian and regular face on TV.
Chris began his career in comedy in 2007 by hosting an open-mic night in Newcastle upon Tyne. In 2008, he was a nominee for the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year. In 2010, Chris took his first solo show, Aggrophobic, to The Edinburgh Festival Fringe. His 2011 show, Offermation, was nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award. Offermation was recorded for BBC Radio 4, and broadcast in March 2012. Chris’ 2012 Edinburgh show was Feeling Lucky which was followed by a national tour.
From October 2012 to December 2013, Ramsey starred as Jack Pearson in Jason Cook’s BBC Two sitcom Hebburn. The show is set in Hebburn, near to Chris’ hometown, South Shields. It screened for two series and a Christmas special. In 2014, Chris appeared on Live at the Apollo for the first time. In 2015, he took part in the Channel 4 series Time Crashers. Since 2016, Chris has co-presented I’m A Celebrity: Extra Camp on ITV2.
He was the presenter of Virtually Famous in 2016 and also presented his own series The Chris Ramsey Show for Comedy Central, in 2017.
Chris starred in the second series of BBC Two’s sitcom Hebburn, hosted his own show, Chris Ramsey’s Comedy Fringe, four special highlight shows for BBC Three, presented BBC Three’s 8 hour-long Comedy Marathon live at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and co-hosted a special show on BBC Radio 2 with Al Murray the Pub Landlord for Children in Need. He is developing his own show with Avalon Television for the BBC and is a regular face on ITV2’s Celebrity Juice, BBC Two’s Never Mind the Buzzcocks, BBC Three’s Sweat the Small Stuff and Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats.
Chris is currently co-hosting the Shagged, Married, Annoyed Podcast with his wife Rosie Ramsey and a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing 2019.
He is a popular corporate host and performer. His high energy, lightning quick wit and interaction with the audience make him incredibly popular with his audiences.