Sat 21 October 2017
DateSat 21 October 2017
Jon Richardson is a stand-up comedian from Lancaster. His first solo Edinburgh show about his obsessive compulsive personality disorder was nominated for the Best Newcomer award at the 2007 Edinburgh Festival. His 2009 show about his resulting perfectionism was nominated in the Best Show category. He is a regular Have I Got News For You panellist, star of Live At The Apollo, team member of Channel 4’s Stand Up For The Week and team captain of Channel 4’s long-running series 8 Out Of 10 Cats. Currently, Jon is team Captain on the words and numbers game, 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown.
‘Sublimely brilliant, stunning… he is a comic right on the verge of greatness. If you haven’t seen him yet get your finger out and sort it’ – Time Out
Away from stand-up Jon is massively in demand for television and radio appearances. His recent TV credits include; Have I Got News For You, Live At The Apollo, 8 Out Of 10 Cats, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, Channel 4’s Comedy Gala Live At The 02, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Grumpy Young Men, Richard Bacon’s Beer And Pizza Club, The Bubble and Walk On The Wild Side. Jon has also starred on the Channel 4 documentaries, Jon Richardson: A Little Bit OCD, as well as Jon Richardson Grows up, a three-part documentary series in 2014.
‘So good he actually bends time’ ***** – Chortle
Jon has also made appearances on numerous radio shows, including And The Winner Is=, Act Your Age, The Museum Of Curiosity and is also a regular contributor on Five Live’s Fighting Talk. He has also hosted his own Sunday morning radio show on BBC Radio 6 Music.seum Of Curiosity and is also a regular contributor on Five Live’s Fighting Talk. He has also hosted his own Sunday morning radio show on BBC Radio 6 Music.
Sure to sell out very early in Bournemouth.
- Bournemouth Pavilion
- Westover Road
- BH1 4BH