A Leading International Speaker Consultation & Booking Service

International Speaker Bureau

Tel: +44 (0)20 7607 7070

Search

Richard Hammond

Star of Top Gear, Total Wipeout and various engineering & science programmes, Richard Hammond's wit makes him a favourite for awards or after dinner speaking. A household name and regular on our screens Richard's charisma, confidence, and humorous anecdotes ensure he is a hit conference facilitator, adept in entertaining all manner of audiences. 

If you are interested in booking Richard Hammond for your live event or require any additional information regarding Richard Hammond then please fill in the enquiry form and one of the Speakers Corner booking agents will contact you within 24 hours.

Call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070
or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

Richard Hammond Biography

Much-loved television presenter, Total Wipeout and Brainic: Science, Richard Hammond is most famous for hosting Top Gear alongside James May and Jeremy Clarkson from 2002-2015. He now presents a similar motoring programme, The Grand Tour, with his former co-hosts.

He is a sought after awards host and after dinner speaker, his charming and friendly personality have led him to become a success among corporate audiences.

Richard joined Jeremy Clarkson and James May to co-present Top Gear from 2002-2015, which became a huge success world-wide and three quickly became a famous trio. The three men have great chemistry on screen; they take the motor challenges seriously but find time to banter with each other and reveal their competitive natures. Richard, along with Jeremy and James, has since joined Amazon Prime to present a similar motoring programme, The Grand Tour.

In...

Much-loved television presenter, Total Wipeout and Brainic: Science, Richard Hammond is most famous for hosting Top Gear alongside James May and Jeremy Clarkson from 2002-2015. He now presents a similar motoring programme, The Grand Tour, with his former co-hosts.

He is a sought after awards host and after dinner speaker, his charming and friendly personality have led him to become a success among corporate audiences.

Richard joined Jeremy Clarkson and James May to co-present Top Gear from 2002-2015, which became a huge success world-wide and three quickly became a famous trio. The three men have great chemistry on screen; they take the motor challenges seriously but find time to banter with each other and reveal their competitive natures. Richard, along with Jeremy and James, has since joined Amazon Prime to present a similar motoring programme, The Grand Tour.

In 2006, Richard was involved in a serious motor accident on the show, he crashed a jet powered car going at 288mph and was rescued by an air ambulance. Richard was in critical condition and was lucky to survive the crash, he took time to recover from the incident and was back on our screens in no time.

Top Gear had a knock on effect for Richard and he began hosting numerous shows such as ‘Braniac’, ‘Science Abuse’ and ‘Richard Hammonds Engineering Connections’. Richard also presented a popular BBC One Saturday night programme, ‘Total Wipeout’ where he humorously commentates on contestants trying to complete the obstacle course.

In addition to his many TV presenting roles, Richard can also be heard on the radio, he presents a weekly morning hour on LBC and has also presented on BBC North, BBC Radio York and BBC Radio Leeds.

Richard’s success is down to his charismatic and energetic personality and he is well respected as a TV presenter. His knowledge of motor vehicles is extensive and he has the ability to present on a range of topics. Richard is an ideal choice of awards host for corporate events and his role will contribute to the event being a great success. 

For further information or to book Richard Hammond, call us on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

Read more

Related blog

How to Deal with Live TV (Even When It Goes Wrong): An Interview with Clive Anderson

We chatted to comedian and star of 'Whose Line Is It Anyway' Clive Anderson to hear about some of his best…

View all blogs

Other speakers you might like

  • Bobby Friedman

    Bobby Friedman

    Bobby Friedman, writer, broadcaster, journalist and keynote speaker, is author of Speaker John Bercow’s…

  • David Baddiel

    David Baddiel

    Co-creator of Fantasy Football League, David Baddiel is a well-known comedian, presenter and awards hosts.

  • Simon Davis

    Simon Davis

    Country House Rescue presenter Simon Davis is an entrepreneur, restaurant and event consultant, country…

  • Charlotte Hawkins

    Charlotte Hawkins

    The hit host of ITV’s Good Morning Britain, Charlotte Hawkins's programme has kicked presenters off…

  • Speakers Corner (London) Ltd
    Unit 31, Highbury Studios
    10 Hornsey Street
    London
    N7 8EL

    Tel: +44 (0)20 7607 7070 
    Fax: +44 (0)20 7700 8847 
    info@speakerscorner.co.uk

  • Very impressed with efforts to find us a replacement speaker! Handled very professionally. GENERAL FOODS LTD

  • Footer Logos

    logo-1.png

Agile web development by Byte9

Top