Josh Widdicombe has had a remarkable impact on the comedy circuit since his debut gig in 2008 with him now considered one of the most in demand and highly regarded comedians in the UK for both his live stand-up and TV work. After fast establishing himself on the live circuit he has gone on to have two sell-out UK tours and two sell-outs runs at the Edinburgh Festival and an Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nomination.
He is best known from the twice BAFTA nominated and multiple Broadcast and RTS award winning Channel 4 series The Last Leg, as well as his critically acclaimed BBC sitcom JOSH and his role as team captain on BBC Two’s Insert Name Here. A regular on our screens, Josh has starred in Live At The Apollo, Would I Lie To You, Have I Got News For You and Celebrity Mastermind, QI, Mock the Week, 8 Out of 10 Cats and Alan Carr: Chatty Man.
Josh also had a hit Xfm radio show which ran for two years before he left to take over as host of the 5Live show Fighting Talk which he hosted for a couple of years. Josh is now host of cult 90s podcast Quickly Kevin which has seen them sell out lives shows. Josh’s last tour What Do I Do Now… saw him receive critical acclaim and release his second stand up special.