Sean Meo

Sean Meo

SEAN MEO

Sean is widely acknowledged as being one of the finest performers and writers on the UK comedy circuit. Swapping a career in 1989 as a professional snooker player, Sean quickly established himself as a regular at all the top clubs, later securing himself Time Out's Comedian of the Year

 

Sean has remained in high demand as a 'solid' as well as exciting act and is a leading member of the Comedy Store's sharp-witted topical show, The Cutting Edge. 


He has performed all over the world including war zones such as Afghanistan where he was entertaining the troops. Sean has made five appearances at the Montreal Comedy Festival and other festival appearances include Melbourne, New Zealand, Kilkenny, Edinburgh, Singapore, South Africa and Manchester. He has also worked extensively in the US.

 

In 2010 Sean played himself in Ben Miller's directorial film debut, Huge.

 

Television

The World Stands Up Series 1,2,3,4 & 5 Paramount UK, Comedy Central/BBC America USA, Comedy Channel Australia, Tonight At The London Palladium, ITV Network; Des O’Connor Tonight, ITV Network ‘97 & ‘99; Today With Des & Mel, ITV Network, They Think It’s All Over, BBC1; 11 O’Clock Show, Channel 4;  Just For Laughs Gala, CBC;  Absolute Cobblers - Presenter 10 Shows, Challenge;  Comedy Special Starring Sean Meo, UK Gold; The Comedy Store Series 1,2,3 & 4, C5; The Clive James Show, ITV Network; The Warehouse - Presenter 10 Shows, Anglia; Live At Jongleurs, ITV Network; Hoot, Bravo; Live At Jongleurs Series 1,2,3,4 & 5 UK Gold; The Jack Docherty Show, C5; Saturday Live, ITV Network; The Warehouse Series 2 - Presenter 13 Shows, Anglia; Celebrity Squares, ITV Network; Tarbuck Late Series 1 & 2, LWT; The Stand Up Show, BBC 1, 1995 & 2000; Talking Telephone Numbers, ITV Network;The Front Row, Presenter 6 Shows, Anglia; Summer In The City, BBC 1; Comedy Rules, STV; Comedy On The Road, A&E, USA; London Comedy Festival, Carlton ; Talking About Sex, Channel 4; Dial Midnight, LWT; Net.comedy, ITV2.

 

Radio

I’m Glad You Asked Me That - Presenter - BBC Radio 4; The Now Show - BBC Radio 4;Loose Talk - BBC Radio 1; Comedy Network - BBC Radio 1; Four At The Store - BBC Radio 4; RTFN - BBC Radio 4; True Lies - BBC Radio 4; Breakfast Show - Heart FM.

 

Writer

Up Late With -BBC Choice; Carpe Diem - sitcom pilot C4; Simply The Best - promo shorts UK Gold, 2 series 98 & 99; Tarbuck Late, LWT; Tonight At The London Palladium - LWT; Live At Jongleurs - 5 Series UK Gold; Twisting The Lemon - pilot BBC;  Bravo Oscar Romeo - pilot BBC; Inside Sport - regular columnist, Play Your Cards Right, Thames.

Press

"He can turn out intelligent material with a speed that many other comics can only gasp at” Time Out

“Slick, confident patter...can win over the most committed hecklers”  ES Magazine

“Truly hilarious”  The Scotsman

"The star of Britcom…. with a dry, sardonic wit that’s as quintessentially English as it is engaging.”  The Gazette, Montreal

“Surreal, sexy...and very,very funny”  Evening Standard

“The heavenly banter goes on and on.... the thinking man’s comedian”  Deadpan

“Deliciously sardonic”  The Guardian Guide

“Meo my, he’s fun”  The Daily Mirror

“Slinky, sardonic, self-possessed and knowing....a man with the midas touch”   The New Zealand Herald