Multi-talented comedian, Jason Manford offers a masterclass in entertaining when he takes to the stage as an event performer. Backed by his extensive career as a stand-up, stage singer and presenter, Jason has become highly sought after for online events, booked as a virtual host. Known for his instinctive wit, Jason can be seen on numerous comedy panel series when he’s not touring the UK with sold-out dates, Jason has a vast platform established over 20 years.
Best known for combining his comedic abilities with presenting gigs, Jason was a team captain on 8 Out of 10 Cats for three years, a host on A Funny Old Year and continues to appear as a regular panellist on QI. Throughout his career, Jason has proven himself a popular comic, from securing the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2000 to being named the 2006 Chortle Award for Best Breakthrough Act, Jason’s industry presence is undeniable. Audiences will also recognise Jason as a headline comedian for tours like: First World Problems, Muddle Class and Like Me, all of which sold-out venues.
Diversifying beyond stand-up routines, Jason is an equally respected musical performer and has appeared in major stage show such as Sweeny Todd and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. A skilful vocalist, Jason captivates audiences of all demographics with his unique talents as a singer, actor and entertainer. Adding to his impressive portfolio of crafts, Jason has enthralled listers as the host of Jason Manford & Friends on Radio 2 and as a breakfast show host.
Jason continues to tour with his latest stand-up offering, in addition to his presenting work on First & Last and as a cast member for Sleeping Beauty the pantomime 2020. With such versatility evidence throughout his career, the movement to online events in response to the Covid-19 pandemic is no issue for Jason who delivers as an exceptionally humorous and professional host in a virtual format.