Book Jason Byrne
Irish Comedian and Event Host
Booking Jason Byrne will go down a storm at your special event – as a booking agent for Jason Byrne we can arrange for Jason to entertain your guests. Jason Byrne is an Irish comedian and radio host most known for BBC Radio 2’s show “The Jason Byrne Show” and his shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The biggest selling comedian at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Jason Byrne’s inspired, original brand of high-energy intelligent lunacy ensures that there is no other comedian like him. His sell out shows have attracted accolades including the highly coveted Perrier Newcomer Award Nomination and the Perrier Award Nomination.
Following Jason’s highly successful tours ‘Cirque Du Byrne’ (2011) and ‘People’s Puppeteer’ (2012), 2013 looks to be an incredible year for Jason. Jason Byrne sitcom ‘Father Figure’ – which he wrote, and will be starring in, will hit TV screens later this year on BBC1.
He will also embark on another UK tour in the Autumn with his brand new show ‘Jason Byrne’s Special Eye’ – beginning in Edinburgh at the prestigious Fringe Festival, followed by the release of a DVD in November.
Jason Byrne television credits include Live at the Apollo (BBC One), Comedy Annual (ITV1), Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave), The Channel 4 Comedy Gala (Channel 4), John Bishop’s Only Joking (Sky One) and Anonymous (RTE2).
Jason’s radio credits include Just A Minute (BBC Radio 4), And The Winner Is…(BBC Radio 2) and of course, Father Figure (BBC2). He has also hosted three series’ of The Jason Byrne Show (BBC Radio 2), for which he won the Sony Radio Gold Award for Best Comedy in 2011.
With a growing international profile, Jason Byrne has performed in New York, Boston, Hong Kong, Singapore, Brussels, Milan, Paris and Australia. His fan base in Australia continues to flourish and he’ll be back there with ‘Jason Byrne’s Special Eye’ this September.
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“Outright King of live comedy”