Compere and stand up comedian. Actor. Engaging speaker.
Initially engraving a reputation as an accomplished actor, James Redmond is best known for series regular roles on Hollyoaks (C4) and Casualty (BBC1) and for presenting SM:TV & CD:UK (ITV), alongside Cat Deeley.
Today, James regularly performs at the top comedy clubs across the UK, either as compere, or with a solid 30 minute set. He is a warm and engaging comedian, who interacts and improvises well, delivering unexpected twists and turns during his set.
He has taken four shows to The Edinburgh Fringe Festival, sharing hours with Ellie Taylor, Luisa Omielan, Lou Sanders & Luke Benson and has played venues across Europe and on the university circuit.
In addition, he has hosted corporate & charity events at venues including Shoreditch House, Bristol Cathedral & The Indigo O2.
His public loves his "charming and endearing" (Liverpool Echo) personality. He receives eulogies and is being seen as "a very fine comedian, clever, with a natural talent for engaging the audience." (Broadway Baby). His shows are always "quality stuff" (The Scotsman).