Hire Gerry K
Gerry K is one of the countries leading club comics working all over the UK and abroad.
Anecdotal, observational and refreshingly honest in style, Gerry’s comedy is enriched by a somewhat unique perspective. Real name Gerry Kyei (pronounced “Chay”), Gerry K was born in the East End, but grew up in rural Essex. As a rare black face in an almost totally white and very parochial area, a million miles away from the traditional Essex stereotype towns like Harlow, Basildon, Romford and Southend. In addition to providing some truly original insights into life in rural England; these early experiences have ensured Gerry’s comedy delights an incredible range of audiences often confounds expectations.
Dare to Laugh
Starting in comedy as the result of a dare, his rise to headline act was a quick one. Scooping a range of accolades along the way including: The Comedy Store’s ‘King Gong’, Metrolife Comedy Newcomer, and The Comedy Café’s Best Newcomer Awards.
Now a regular and in-demand headline act both in the UK and overseas. Gerry has played all of the nation’s leading clubs including The Comedy Store, Komedia. He is also a firm favourite on the corporate circuit and for after-dinner speaking engagements.
Gerry K Comedian & Actor
As an actor he has appeared on The Bill and Angelo’s and recently enjoyed a cameo role on Jimmy Carr’s Xmas DVD. As a presenter, he’s hosted the football forum with former England international and I’m A Celebrity bad boy Rodney Marsh and legendary Sky host Jeff Stelling for Zoo Magazine; and has also guested on BBC Nottingham’s ‘The Breakfast Show’.
With his energetic and likeable personality, infectious joie de vivre and a beaming smile that warms up the coldest of nights, Gerry K is a truly feelgood act.