Scott Agnew is a Glaswegian critically acclaimed stand up comedian and compere performing around the UK and internationally.
Scott Agnew performing at RockNess music festival
Fresh from his sell out and critically acclaimed Edinburgh 2012 run at The Stand Scott Agnew is a 6’5 Glaswegian stand-up and journalist with TV presenting credits and radio appearances under his belt.
The Scottish Comedian of the Year 2008 has entertained up and down the UK and internationally and is a regular MC for the likes of Jongleurs, Highlight and The Stand as well as hosting in front of 8000 at Glasgow’s Gay Pride march in 2012.
He will perform at this year’s New York Comedy Festival in November and is also schedule to do a run at the Prague Praha Fringe Festival in May 2013.
In the past year he has supported HBO’s Jim Jeffries on the Scottish leg of his tour as well as UK comedy sensation Kevin Bridges at the music festival Rockness, to 12,000 raucous rock fans. His set was so well received he was asked to return as support to Perrier winner Sean Hughes at the following year’s festival
His work at the 2010 Fringe in Edinburgh at the Gilded Balloon led to presenting work on MTV’s MTV Crashes… Glasgow as well as being featured on STV’s The Hour. He debuted at the Fringe in 2009 at The Underbelly to a near sell-out run.
The 6’5” comic has also guested on both BBC 5Live’s Richard Bacon and Victoria Derbyshire shows with several more contributions on BBC Radio Scotland’s Fred McAulayshow and Off The Ball with Tam Cowan and Stuart Cosgrove and contributed to the station’s Newsdrive show.