Adam Buxton

ADAM BUXTON: 2014-2015 MATERIAL

Adam Buxton is a British comedian, actor and director who has appeared in films such as Hot Fuzz, Stardust and Son Of Rambow as well as a variety of TV shows in the UK.

Since 2007 he has hosted BUG, a bi monthly live show that combines music videos and comedy that became a TV series on Sky Atlantic in 2012.

He is currently working on a new sci-fi sitcom for Channel 4 with Father Ted and I.T. Crowd writer Graham Linehan as well as performing across the UK with live shows that incorporate original stand up and video material.

Along with lifelong friend Joe Cornish he also is one half of award winning TV, radio and podcast duo Adam & Joe who have worked together since 1995.

With support from Phil Ellis
Chortle Awards: Breakthrough Act Nominee 2015
Chortle Awards: Character, Improv or Sketch Act Nominee 2015
Chortle Awards: Best Show Nominee 2015
Chortle Awards: Award for Innovation Nominee 2015
Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards Panel Prize 2014
For Funz and Gamez: ★★★★ The Times ★★★★ The Independent ★★★★ The Guardian ★★★★ The Telegraph ★★★★ Scotsman

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FOH fun @bushtheatre #StrangeFruit Our group found it relatable, honest and moving calling it ‘the most accurate… https://t.co/QBEQYdVsAm
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19 Jul
Morven Reid
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19 Jul
Just booked to go and see #Chiaroscuro @bushtheatre - having very much enjoyed @Winsome_Pinnock's play there earlie… https://t.co/ylAcHe0Ghg
Alison Baverstock
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19 Jul
Hilarious, modern, well acted (@SophieParrottCD) and the perfect length @_HighTide_ ‘s #RustThePlay @bushtheatrehttps://t.co/gyLWKn1BJV
Aaron Bennett
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18 Jul
Love love love #RustThePlay on at @bushtheatre now thanks to @_HighTide_ but it’ll be going to Edinburgh and Aldeburgh too! Highly recommend
A Jane
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18 Jul
Interval of #StrangeFruit @bushtheatre and I am mesmerized! How is this the first time I've been here?! Rah!… https://t.co/oUNXjGqLcf
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18 Jul

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