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Adam Buxton | Event Host | UK

Adam Buxton

Adam Buxton is a English Comedian, writer & actor  who is excellent  Event Host.  Adam Buxton is available to book for a variety of corporate events.

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Adam Buxton is a comedy performer, television and radio presenter, actor, and writer. Adam first found success with The Adam & Joe Show on Channel 4, alongside fellow comedian Joe Cornish. The pair went on to create several TV & radio shows, including the hugely popular BBC 6 Music show. Adam has also appeared in a number of TV shows, including The IT Crowd and Armando Iannucci’s Time Trumpet. His live show, BUG, reviews YouTube and music videos, and has attracted such a following that it was commissioned by Sky Atlantic as a TV show.

About Adam Buxton

Adam Buxton is a comedy performer, television and radio presenter, actor, and writer. He is available to hire for events as an awards host, a live presenter or compere, and as a comedian. His specialist subjects for his appearances cover pretty much all pop culture & media related topics, including film, theatre, music, and social media.

Adam first made his name (alongside fellow comedian Joe Cornish) with The Adam & Joe Show, a pop culture parody packed review that ran for four series on Channel 4. The shows revolutionary homemade approach prefigured internet sites like YouTube, where new and old ‘Adam and Joe’ clips are now watched by millions.

With their many subsequent TV projects (including Takeover TV, Shock Video and Adam & Joe Go Tokyo!) and radio shows (including shows on XFM and BBC 6 Music), Adam & Joe have continued to build a major cult following as comedy commentators on the absurdities of the media, consumer culture and everyday life.

Independently, Adam has acted in a number of programmes, including The Last Chancers (which he co-wrote), The IT Crowd, Time Trumpet and Rush Hour. His most recent film appearances have been in Hot Fuzz and Stardust. Adam also starred in The Persuasionists, a BBC 2 sitcom which was first aired in January 2010.

Adam’s live show BUG, in which he reviews music videos and examines the absurdities of YouTube comments, attracts a dedicated audience and in 2012 was made into a TV show for Sky Atlantic.

Amongst other corporate events, Adam has hosted the glamorous BAFTA Video Game Awards, the Q Awards, the CADS (Creative & Design) Awards, and Central Office of Information (COI) Anniversary launch night at the National Film Theatre.

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