Rufus Hound is an award winning actor, presenter and comedian. Rufus’ extensive list of stage credits include the lead role of Freddy in the original West End production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Francis Henshall in One Man Two Guv’nors at London’s Theatre Royal Haymarket, Toad in Wind In The Willows at London’s Palladium and more. Rufus originated the role of Dad in the recent Royal Shakespeare Company original production of Boy In The Dress, which was met with critical acclaim.
On screen Rufus appeared as series regular Kevlar in Zapped. He also took the series regular role of Duncan Trench in Trollied. His film credits include Keith Lemon: The Movie, My Big Fat Gypsy Gangster, The Wedding Video, and Kat and the Band.
As a comedian, Rufus was a regular team member on Celebrity Juice for 7 series, and has appeared on a multitude of British comedy shows including Countdown, Dave Gorman: Terms & Conditions, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Would I Lie To You?, 8 Out Of 10 Cats and You Have Been Watching to name a very select few. He also won Let’s Dance for Sport Relief dressed up as Cheryl Cole and captained the Blue Team for three series of Dave’s Argumental. Rufus continues to host the multi award winning radio show My Teenage Diaries.