Red Richardson

About Red

Red Richardson is a critically acclaimed stand up comedian, writer,

actor and podcaster and is now recognised as one of the most exciting

new comics in The UK.

He is a regular joke writer for ‘8 out of Ten Cats’, ‘8 out of Ten Cats

does Countdown’ and ‘Live at The Comedy Store’ on Comedy Central.

Red’s 2018 Edinburgh debut “Seeing Red” garnered four star reviews

from critics and played to packed houses at The Gilded Balloon.

Since then he has co created and co hosted the global smash hit

comedy podcast ‘Laughable’ which has charted around the world,

trending on apple for 7 weeks, hitting number 10 in the UK I Tunes

comedy charts, number 22 in all categories and has been featured as

The Guardian’s entertainment ‘pick of the week’ and The Guardians

‘Top 50 comedy podcasts, Pod bibles podcast of the week, as well as

Acast’s podcasts of the week, I tunes New and Noteworthy and Apple

podcast’s specially curated ‘Shows we love’.

A live performance of this podcast has sold out the big room at The

Pleasance Theatre and it continues to grow as one of the UK’s top

comedy podcasts, despite only launching at the end of January 2021.

“Red will find his audience and in turn they will become slavishly

devoted” **** – Chortle

“Red Richardson is delightfully sardonic” **** Ed Fest Mag

“Fringe debutant impresses with the surety of a more seasoned

performer” **** The Wee Review



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