13 Awards Hosts and Comedians Who Will WOW At Your Next Event

Rob Newton 5 December 2018

Corporate entertainment can be hard to get right, especially when you are dealing with 1000+ raucous audience members, who are excitable and full of good food and drink.

That's why you need an act to hold the audience’s attention , whether that be through tailoring their material to your specific company or dazzling the crowds with their star quality, your host will set the tone for the entire evening.

Ahead of awards season, we have put together a round-up of 13 awards hosts and comedians who will WOW at your next event!

Claudia Winkleman is known by everyone in the audience and is a safe pair of hands for any event. An award-winning and BAFTA nominated presenter, Claudia combines mainstream appeal with her own brand of wit as the perfect host for any event.

Martin Bayfield

Former international rugby player Martin Bayfield is an accomplished awards host  and a hugely entertaining speaker, with impeccable comic timing. Martin is incredibly popular on the corporate circuit  and would make a fine addition to any event.

Stephen Mangan

Comedy and stage actor Stephen Mangan is a charming, funny and experienced host. He has hosted numerous high profile events including British Academy Television Craft Awards and the Evening Standard British Film Awards, making Stephen an ideal choice for awards ceremonies  and other hosting opportunities.

Sally Phillips

Sally Phillips has a razor-sharp wit and is synonymous with the best of British comedy. Shining as an awards host , with her warmth of personality and spot on comic timing, Sall is the perfect choice for any type of awards themed event.

Russell Kane

Full of charisma and confidence, Russell Kane makes an excellent awards host and is an award-winning stand-up, writer and performer. Filled with his signature energy and dynamism Russell is comfortable in front of a crowd or the corporate circuit and is sure to easily entertain any audience.

Romesh Ranganathan

A hit amongst any audience, Romesh Ranganathan has played comedy clubs all over the country, written for numerous shows, and made appearances on the likes of BBC2’s ‘Mock The Week’, BBC1’s ‘Live At The Apollo’, ITV1’s ‘Sunday Night At The Palladium’, and BBC3’s ‘Russell Howard’s Good News’. A stellar act that audiences will love from start to finish.

Rob Beckett

Rob Beckett burst onto the comedy circuit over 10 years ago and hasn’t looked back since. Rob's performing energy and likeable persona make him an ideal addition to any corporate event. He brings the vivacity audiences are used to seeing on screen!

Kerry Godliman

Quick witted Kerry Godliman's stand up routines leave audiences bursting with laughter. Her honest comedy has ensured her appearances on shows such as 'Live At The Apollo', 'Comedy Gala', and 'Jack Dee's Referendum Helpdesk'. Alongside her sharp hosting abilities Helly is one of the most popular comedians and hosts on the corporate scene.

In 2017 Daliso Chaponda appeared on Britain's Got Talent and placed third in the final. Having performed at our Speakers Corner Comedy Showcase  in 2020, we believe Daliso is an excellent club and corporate MC who's energy and stage charisma are an excellent addition to any event.

Judi Love

British Stand Up Comedian, Writer, Actress, Vlogger and Radio Presenter Judi Love's comedy style resonates with a range of audiences. As one of the UK’s most stand-out up-and coming performers, Judi is a brilliantly engaging comic and host who is a firm favourite on the corporate circuit.

Katherine Ryan is a writer, performer and stand-up who is taking the UK television and live comedy scenes by storm. Her razor sharp wit and bubbly banter makes her an irresistable choice for any event!

Stephen Mulhern is a regular face on our television screens and the presenting circuit. Also a highly successful stage performer Stephen can bring comedy, magic and charm to any event.

Stand-up comedian , writer and actor Ellie Taylor has established herself as a firm favourite on the corporate and comedy circuits and boasts a variety of event experience. A natural when it comes to hosting Ellie's upbeat style ensures a great night full of fun and laughter, all while ensuring the night runs exactly as planned.

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