A former member of improv comedy group The Noise Next Door, Tom was raised amongst the height of the British Upper Class, he attended boarding school from 6 years old, his father is the ex-professional head of the entire UK Armed forces, he currently resides in The Tower of London, his dad has just been made a Lord and Tom is now ‘The Honourable’… so naturally, a career in comedy beckoned!
Funny and charming, with roguish tales and hilarious songs, Tom Houghton is star on the rise. Following a sell-out debut in 2017, in 2018 Tom returned to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with his second sell out solo show ‘The Honourable: Tom Houghton’:
Tom is also a regular across our TV screens,with appearances on’, ‘Comedy Blaps’, ‘First Dates Hotel’ (both Channel 4), ‘The Jim Jeffries Show’ for Comedy Central and Comedy Central’s ‘Roast Battle’ alongside fellow comic Lauren Pattison.
Tom is currently developing his first sit-com alongside a packed gig diary, including invitations to perform at Altitude Festival, Montreux Comedy Festival, Montreux’s Comedy Gala in Dubai and the upcoming Johannesburg International Comedy Festival and New Zealand International Comedy Festival, before returning to Edinburgh this August.
British Comedy Guide Recommended 2018, ★★★★★ The New European, ★★★★★ One4Review, ★★★★ Daily Mail, ★★★★ The Telegraph, ★★★★ The Times, ★★★★ The List, ★★★★ Chortle,