Comedy Clubs to corporate events award winning Phil is the comedian for all occasions. Phil`s act has taken him to some weird & wonderful places, from a scout hut in Unst in the Shetland Isles to a portacabin on mount Alice in the Falkland Islands, basically he`ll go anywhere for a laugh!
Phil is proud to have entertained over 4000 troops on tours in war torn Afghanistan as part of the CSE comedy club which he describes as, "I`ve played to some tough crowds in my time but they were never armed to the teeth with machine guns before, thank God they liked me! His act has become a firm favourite with the armed forces & has seen him touring places as far afield as The Falkland Islands, Kosovo, Kuwait, Bosnia & Germany, appearing with fellow comics as well as megastars including eighties icons Tony Hadley & Bucks Fizz!
Phil started his career on the tough holiday park circuit working for the likes of Butlins & Pontins & abroad for Airtours & Thompson. Then at the turn of the millennium he decided a change of direction was needed in order for him to progress, so after an open spot at the Frog & bucket comedy club in Manchester he turned his attentions to the Comedy Club scene. Shortly after in 2002 at the famous Comedy store in Manchester he was voted City Life Comedian of the year
, Previous winners include Peter Kay & Steve Coogan
. As well as regular gigs at the Comedy Store where he was also part of the successful Men @ work improv nights, Phil has become a headline act at most of the leading comedy clubs throughout the country including the Jongleurs comedy club chain, Highlight comedy, The Glee, The Last laugh, The Frog and Bucket, Rawhide & Comedy central.
Phil`s television credits to date include, The Comedians
- ITV 1, Talking telephone numbers
- ITV1 (three series), Live at Jongleurs -
Paramount, The Big Stage
- Ch 5, Today with Des & Mel -
ITV1 (three series).
As well as performing his stand up Phil also works as a voice over artiste, after being approached at a recent gig by a producer from the legendary Cosgrove Hall Films impressed with his talents for mimicry he was invited to work for them on their new cartoon series The Oddkinsons
in conjunction with Manchester United football team of whom Phil is a life long fan & season ticket holder. His other voice credits to date include; CITV, Tia maria & coke
commercials. Phil has also appeared in Pantomime after being asked by Stage works world wide productions to star as Buttons in Cinderella on Ice at King Georges Hall, Blackburn he has since appeared in several productions including Jack & the Beanstalk, Dick Whittington, Aladdin, Sleeping beauty & The Snow Queen.
His great act, along with his warm personality charm (& great looks!) has made Phil one of the most sought after comics around today