Darren Walsh (Multi 'Joke Of The Fringe' awardwinner: "A real crowd pleaser" Chortle)


The UK's first Pun Champion debuted his hour at the Edinburgh Festival 2015 which saw him win Dave's Joke of the Fringe, as well as listed in the top joke round ups of The Guardian, The Mirror, The Telegraph and The Independent .

Self-described as a Punnoisseur, Walsh is breathing new life into the art of one-liners with his unique blend of award winning jokes animations, videos, sound effects, drawings and ad-libbing.  Having authored his own book 'Cheep Laughs' which encompasses four misspent years of scribbling and doodling, and creating over 1000 jokes, Darren's stand up career has gone from strength to strength.

Dave - Funniest Joke of the Fringe 2015
The Guardian - Top 10 Jokes of the Fringe 2015
The Mirror - Top 10 Jokes of the Fringe 2015
The Telegraph - Top 20 Jokes of the Fringe 2015
The Independent - Top 50 Jokes of the Fringe 2015

"Punbelievable!  The most pun you can have with your clothes on5 stars (The Mirror)

"A tall guy with a big talent for short jokes" (The Stage)

"Walsh is all set to become the new ruler of the comedy kingdom. Guaranteed to brings forth giggles and groans" 4stars (Broadway Baby)


"A genial presence, not manic like Tim Vine, not wonderfully nerdy like Gary Delaney nor deadpan like Jimmy Carr, but very much his own mirthmaker! (The Scotsman)


'Undoubtedly a Milton Jones in the making' (ThreeWeeks)


"A real crowd-pleaser, with originality and personality by the bucketload" (Chortle)

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