Artists: Humphrey Ker

Humphrey Ker  

Humphrey Ker

Comedy Performer

Agency:
PBJ 
Agent:
Janette Linden
Contact:
Mary McCallum
E-mail:
mary@pbjmanagement.co.uk
Tel:
020 7287 1112
Type:
American Agent Contact
Name:
Melisa Myers
E-mail:
mmyers_asst@wmeentertainment.com
Tel:
+1 (310) 285 -9000

Humphrey Ker is a writer, actor and comedian who won the Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh festival in 2011 for his total sell out show Dymock Watson: Nazi Smasher! He was also recently seen as one of the regular performers on BBC 2's Fast and Loose. For five years he was part of much-loved sketch trio The Penny Dreadfuls, with whom he wrote and performed in a string of festival smashes, two series of BBC7 series, The Brothers Faversham and two plays for Radio 4.

Humphrey Ker’s credit list

Television

Programme Name Character/Role Channel/Company Year
Sean Saves The World Colin NBC 2014
8 Out of 10 Cats - Countdown Special Guest Panellist Endemol/Channel 4 2013
Episodes Series 3 Writer BBC/Showtime, Hat Trick 2013
Holding Patterns - pilot Griffin NBC 2013
It's Kevin Tim Rice BBC 2 / BBC Comedy 2012
Would You Rather - pilot Host ITV2/So Television Ltd 2012
8 Out Of 10 Cats Guest Panellist Endemol/Channel 4 2012
Don't Sit in the Front Row Performer Sky Atlantic 2012
Fit Various CBBC/Citrus 2012
Live at the Electric Writer/Performer BBC3/Avalon 2012
Have I Got News For You Panelist BBC1 / Hattrick 2012
Whose Line Is It Anyway Self/Panelist BBC/Comic Relief 2011
Fast & Loose Self Angst Productions for BBC2 2010
Fast & Loose (pilot) Self Angst Productions for BBC 2 2010
Review (pilot) Brad Futtock The Cornershop 2010
Ross Lee's Ghoulies Jeremy Axeman Running Bare Productions/Nickelodeon 2008
The Viewing Andrew Nicholson Hat Trick 2008
The Wrong Door Queuey/Ninja Henchman/Rocketman BBC 2008
Comedy Shuffle BBC 2007

Film

Film Name Character/Role Director Year
Washed Up - short film Husband Martin Stirling 2012
St Trinians 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold AD1 Man Barnaby Rogers/Ollie Parker 2009
Bloodspell Various Strange Company 2007
Redemption Hero Between The Eyes 2007
Trik - 2 Snaggles Jon Hopkins 2006

Theatre and Live Performance

Tour/Event Name Character/Role Venue Year
Dymock Watson: Nazi Smasher! Dymock Soho Theatre 2012
Chat Show Roulette (Run Through) Performer Soho Theatre 2012
Royal Jelly Workshop Performer National Theatre Studios 2012
Humphrey Ker is Dymock Watson Solo Show Pleasance, Edinburgh Festival 2012
Orange BAFTAs: The Final Word Panelist Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House 2012
@Cuff BBC Live Impro Show Performer Tabernacle, Notting Hill 2012
Dymock Watson: Nazi Smasher! Dymock Edinburgh Festival 2011
Gutted: A Revenger's Musical Various Edinburgh Festival 2010
The Penny Dreadfuls Various Edinburgh Festival 2010
Aeneas Faversham Forever Various Edinburgh Festival 2008
Shamwagon Various The Improverts 2006

Advert, Commercial & Idents

Name Character/Role Company Year
Bulmers Commercial Self Pulse Films 2011
P.S. Ident Dave and PC Dickens BBC 2010
Fosters Commercial Peanut Man Jon Hopkins 2007

Radio, Music & Voice Recordings

Name Character/Role Station/Album Year
A week of The Comedy Club Presenter BBC Radio 4 Extra 2013
Museum of Curiosity Curator BBC Radio 4 2013
28 Dates Later – TX pilot Brandon BBC Radio 4 2013
News Quiz Panellist BBC Radio 4 2013
Sketchorama Performer /Host Radio 4 / Comedy Unit 2012
Museum of Curiosity Guest/Co-Host BBC Radio 4 2012
How To Save The World In 30 Minutes Panellist BBC 2011
It's Your Round Panellist BBC 2011
Guy Fawkes Sir William Waad BBC 2009
Big Night In Various BBC 2008
Coming Up Next Various Angeleye Media 2008
4 At The Fringe Various BBC 2007
The Fred Macauley Show Guest BBC 2007
The Penny Dreadfuls Present: The Brothers Faversham Various BBC 2007

Podcast and Online Content

Name Character/Role Website Year
This Just In Professor Humphrey Zeppotron 2010
Newslog Online Presenter Monkey Kingdom 2007

Awards

Award Won Awards Name Year
Foster's Best Newcomer Edinburgh Fringe Foster Award 2011

Warm Up

Programme Name Production Company Year
A Great Night Out Nimax Theatres 2008

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