Ryan Gough


Adult Stand Up Comedian

(4 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Compere
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Birmingham, West Midlands
Performs: Nationwide
From: £275
Ryan's a regular MC/host at comedy clubs across the UK from Penzance to Inverness. He has also performed in Ireland, Channel Islands, Spain and India! Standing at 6 foot 5 and weighing 22 stone, Ryan is a big stage presence with a friendly manner but takes no prisoners!
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• Stand up Comedy (20-25 minute set as part of a comedy/cabaret night)
• Event hosting/Compere
• Podcast/ Radio guest
• Acting (he is usually cast as a baddie, policeman or debt collector because of physical characteristics!)

Reviews     (4 Reviews)

Ryan Gough - Adult Stand Up Comedian - Birmingham, West Midlands Event Location: Sixways Stadium, Worcester Event Type: comedy night 17th December 2022
this guy is brilliantly funny, very charismatic too. great stories and delivery of the punchlines, everybody in the room had tears in their eyes with laughter. He even disarmed a heckler brilliantly to the standing applause of the crowd, and stayed for photos with everybody, great guy. Off to see him again soon, cant wait.
Reviewed by: Rich Price
Ryan Gough - Adult Stand Up Comedian - Birmingham, West Midlands Event Location: Covent Garden Comendy Club Event Type: Comedy Club 29th October 2022
I've seen Ryan twice now and he is A first-class stand-up act with an incredible knack for keeping his comedy local no matter where he is. I really enjoyed his set and would highly recommend him. he has excellent comedy timing and not only that, has the ability to really make people genuinely laugh. great performance.
Reviewed by: Peter Sherriff
Ryan Gough - Compere - Birmingham, West Midlands Event Location: Solihull Birmingham Event Type: Comedy Club 17th February 2023
I have had the pleasure of seeing Ryan on a number of occasions now as MC and host of various comedy nights and he never fails to impress me. He engages with the audience as soon as he walks on stage with a wickedly dry sense of humour and uses the audience with great aplomb. He can even impress by telling you the dialing code for any city in the UK. My wife and I are actually going to see one of his comedy shows in a couple of weeks time and can't wait.
Reviewed by: Sean Casey-Poole


Stand up Comedian / Compere who first performed a five minute unrehearsed and improvised set at an open-mic night at a Birmingham pub in 1999 (he filled in for his mate who was planned to appear but 'bottled it' at the last minute)
After only a handful of local gigs he put his comedy career on hold as he left home in a leafy suburb of East Birmingham and relocated to Jersey where he worked in a bank for two years (being a fan of the 1980s crime drama 'Bergerac' helped him with his decision).
After returning to the UK mainland, he enrolled on a stand up comedy course before resuming gigg ...

Previous Clients

Comedy Clubs;
• Funhouse Comedy (nationwide)
• Barnstormers Comedy (nationwide)
• LaughterHouse Liverpool
• Comedy Lounge Hull
• The Stand Up Club London
• Just Fair Laughs (nationwide)
• Comedy Company (Bracknell)
• Comedy Cabaret
• LOL Comedy Clubs
• Mortified Comedy
• Daves Comedy (Derby)
• Just the Tonic (nationwide)
• Glee Club (Birmingham)
• Manfords (nationwide)
• Nodding Dog
• Mirth Control (nationwide)
• ROFL (nationwide)
• Laughing Horse (nationwide)
• Purple Cactus
• Last Laugh (Sheffield)
• Bare Faced ...

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Bachelor / Stag Party Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Cruise Ships Dinner Party Festival / Outdoor Event Funeral/Memorial Service Grand Opening Party HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event Retirement Party Session Work Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Acting Experience

• Corporate roleplays / improvisation
• Has appeared on three adverts as a giant wrestler advertising chapatti flour! :) ;

Physical Characteristics

Height: 6'5
Weight: 22.5
Chest: 54
Waist: 44
Eyes: Blue
Hair: shaved head / brown beard
Shoe Size: 12

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