Rhys James is an accomplished comedian, writer and actor. At 26 he has already made numerous TV appearances, on shows such as Mock The Week, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central, Virtually Famous and many more. He has performed five solo shows at the Edinburgh fringe to complete sell-out audiences and critical acclaim, earning his 2017 show ‘Forgives’ a spot in the British Comedy Guide’s ‘Best Reviewed Shows of the Fringe’ list. His own Radio 4 series, ‘Rhys James is…’ debuted this year. He is also known for his prolific Twitter feed which has been recommended in The Telegraph, The Sun, Huffington Post, The Poke and The Gentleman’s Journal among others. You will not find a better craftsman of a pithy one-liner on these islands.
"Charismatic, clever and self aware... Destined for great things." The Guardian
"A cut above his humdrum peers." The Independent
“Very much a thinking stand up… On the cusp of greatness.” Evening Standard
“Sickeningly talented young stand-up… Never more than a few seconds away from another punchline.” Time Out