Luton’s lapsed choirboy Junior Simpson is the comedy world’s most exciting new recruit. Having honed his material and performance skills on the British black comedy circuit. Junior is now much in demand both nationally and in the top London clubs. Junior’s personal worldview, performed with style and confidence, is enjoyed by every audience. Junior hosted the game show, ‘In the Dark With Junior Simpson’ for Channel 5.
1998 saw Junior deliver his second successful solo show at the Edinburgh Festival. He is currently fronting a campaign for ‘I Can’t Believe It’s not Butter’ as Issac Divine!
A vigorous, raconteur and vibrant mimic with lots to say. His set is compact yet complex containing everything from a searing satire of Ragamuffin music, impressions of Martin Luther King, Sean Connery and a Pentecostal preacher to a hilarious, yet poignant, routine about his parents’ reaction to his debut on BBC2’s The Real McCoy.
A top-class performer, Junior’s quick wit and irresistible energy are unforgettable and truly addictive, making him a real favourite for corporate shows.
Night Fever (CH5)
Never Mind The Buzzcocks Series 5 (BBC)
In The Dark With Junior Simpson (CH5)
The Stand Up Show (BBC1)
Nights Out at the Empire Series 2 (Ch4)
Bring Me the Head of Light Entertainment (CH5)
The Comedy Network Series 2 (CH5)
Is That It?
Nights out at the Empire (CH4)
The Comedy Network (CH5)
Good Stuff Comedy (Carlton)
Club class (CH5 )
Saturday Live (LWT)
The Real McCoy (BBC2)
The Beaton Generation (R4)
You call that Quiz (GLR)
Stand Up Two (Radio 2)
Jo Brand’s Commercial Breakdown (Celador)
Comic Relief (BBC)
Never Mind the Buzzcocks (BBC)
Rolf Harris’s Amazing World of Animal (BBC)
In Exile (C4)
Saturday Live (LWT)
The Frank Skinner Show
“My highlight was Junior Simpson. A vigorous raconteur and vibrant mimic with lots to say. Watch that Man!” The Guardian
“The new Lenny Henry” The Times
“His material is excellent” Daily Mail
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Matthew Willetts MA is the Director of Comicus who has over 35 years experience in television, film, theatre, and comedy club/cabaret entertainment, working as a performer, screenwriter, producer and agent. He lectured at Southampton Solent University in Comedy, Screenwriting, Television, Theatre & Radio. Matthew can sometimes be seen and heard on TV & Radio and often quoted in the national press and media publications. As well as speaking regularly at festivals and industry conferences, he has been a judge at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Montreux Television Festival.
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