Chris Washington

LASTMINUTE.COM EDINBURGH COMEDY AWARD BEST NEWCOMER NOMINEE

Rising star Chris Washington is taking the comedy industry and audiences alike by storm. With bags of northern charm, Chris is fresh from a hugely successful debut run at the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, during which he received a sparkling nomination for the coveted lastminute.com Edinburgh comedy award for Best Newcomer with his solo stand-up hour, ‘Dream Big (Within Reason)’.

Re:Play Breakthrough Comedian of the Year Winner and a finalist in the Magners New Comedy Act in 2015, Chris has proved he’s a definite one to watch, being likened to a “Peter Kay for the smart phone generation”. A favourite on the live circuit he’s already supported the likes of Jason Manford and Tom Stade on tour and recently co-hosted Jason Manford’s weekend radio show for Absolute Radio.

PRESS:

“Gaining big laughs from the really small stuff”★★★★ The List

“Funny, relatable and heartwarming”Broadway Baby

“A timeless storytelling jokesmith”Beyond The Joke

“A comic with full potential and a bright future”Arts Award Voice

CONTACT:

Kate Watson – kate@mcintyre-ents.com