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Playing age range 28- 35
Height 5′ 7″ (170 cm)
Driving Licence Full UK Licence
Hair Colour Blonde/Brown
Eye Colour Hazel
Build Medium

@Jay_Hampson

BEAT THE FROG WORLD SERIES WINNER 2012

HULL COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR 2012

TENFEET CITY COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR 2012

CROOKED SMILE COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR 2012

AMUSED MOOSE LAUGH OFF FINALIST 2015

HILARITY BITES NEW ACT FINALIST 2012

Jay started performing in 2009 and quickly established himself as an act who was one to watch. Jay has cheeky and very likeable demeanour with a set full of clever observations and sharp punchlines.  Jay is a confident and commanding performer and is also a commanding compere able to control any room.

A regular on the festival circuit Jay has performed at ‘Beat herder’, ‘Kendall Calling’ & ‘Bearded Theory’ as well as taking his debut solo show entitled Jay Hampson ‘Tries His Best’ to Daves Leicester Comedy Festival in 2016.

Jay has won a variety of competitions and featured in the final of many more as listed above, he also appeared in the Semi Final of the Laughing Horse New Act Of The Year in 2012 and has regularly appeared on BBC Radio Manchester.

Jay can be seen performing at some of the most prestigious comedy clubs & bookers in the including, Jongleurs, Funhouse Comedy Clubs, Last Laugh, Kill For A Seat, Buzz Comedy Clubs, Rob Riley, Hilarity Bites, Amused Moose, CKP, Manfords Comedy Clubs, Tenfeet Tall and various others

PRESS
“Hampson is a strong, natural performer…Someone who’s so obviously got both funny bones and the love of the audience” Steve Bennett, Chortle
 
“…had a knack for delivering gags that were so self-depreciating that he had a strange sense of charm and likability about him” – Quaysnews.net
 
“What set him apart was the end of each of his mimicking impressions. These got huge laughs. Very fun. 8/10” – Arts Awards Voice