Jason cook is an award winning stand-up and writer. Since 2005 he has written many critically acclaimed Stand-up shows, and has completed sell-out national and international tours, taken home the coveted award for Best International Show at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival and has performed stand-up on television on shows such as Dave’s One Night Stand (DAVE), Live from the Comedy Store (Comedy Central), The Russell Howard Show (BBC), Stand-Up Central (Comedy Store). Since taking a step-back from stand up, Jason has focussed his energy into Writing. Since 2010 Jason has written and starred in two series of the award winning BBC2 sitcom Hebburn, a feature length special for GOLD Murder on The Blackpool Express (which is the highest rating show in GOLD History!) and has just finished the follow up Murder on The Tyne which will air over Christmas 2018. Jason also wrote and starred in his own Radio 4 series Jason Cook’s Happiness HQ. Aside from his own projects, Jason has written for Miranda (BBC1), Mock The Week (BBC1), Virtually Famous (E4), Comic Relief (BBC1), C-Bomb (BBC Three) and was the Head writer on The Chris Ramsey Show (Comedy Central). Oh, and he won Celebrity Mastermind… so he’s clever too!
‘Jason Cook’s latest show is a wonderfully life-affirming, beautifully crafted, total and utter joy. My jaw aches from laughing.’ – Time Out ★★★★★
‘This is powerful, visceral comedy that grabs your feelings and wrenches them from one direction to another.’ – Chortle ★★★★