Spotlight: JAMES MEEHAN

JAMES MEEHAN

JAMES MEEHAN by Aemen Sukkar
Photo: Aemen Sukkar
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Location:
Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Height:6' (182cm)
Weight:13st. (83kg)
Playing Age:25 - 35 years
Appearance:White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Short
Facial Hair:Full Set
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Warm
  

About me:

James is a five star reviewed stand-up comedian, actor, director and writer. He was part of the award-winning sketch troupe Gein's Family Giftshop. 2014 Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer nominees, 2014 London Sketchfest Best New Sketch Act winners, 2014 London Sketchfest Audience Choice Award winners. ‘The kind of sensibility that would unsettle even the darker League of Gentlemen fan.’ ***** The Sunday Times. ‘A blistering debut hour of twisted, surreal humour.’ **** Metro. He is also part of the Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award panel prize winning show Funz & Gamez.

Television Comedy Radio Short Film Further Credits
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Television
2018, Television, Jim, First Time At The Gym, BBC 3, Ben Sutton
2018, Television, Jim, Renting Your First Flat, BBC 3, Ben Sutton
2017, Television, Jim, How To Cheat An MOT, BBC 3, Ben Sutton
2016, Television, Historian, Drunk History (Series 2), Tiger Aspect, Tom McVey
2015, Television, Caller, Inside No. 9 (Series 2: Cold Comfort), BBC 2, Steve Pemberton & Reece Shearsmith
2015, Television, Jim the Elf, Funz & Gamez (pilot), BBC1, John L. Spencer
2015, Television, Jim, Gein's Family Giftshops Christmas, Tiger Aspect, James De Frond
Comedy
2018, Comedy, James Meehan, James Meehan - Gaz, Just The Tonic
2017, Comedy, James Meehan, As If I Hadn't Slept, Laughing Horse
2017, Comedy, Jim the Elf, Funz and Gamez : Flogging a Dead Horze, Avalon/Just The Tonic
2016, Comedy, James Meehan, Class Act, Just The Tonic, James Meehan
2015, Comedy, James Meehan, Big Value Comedy Show, Just the Tonic, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex/Pleasance, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
2015, Comedy, Jim the Elf, Funz & Gamez Tooz, The Mason Sisters @ PBJ / Assembly, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, The Lowry, Salford Quays
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Tringe Festival
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Festival Republic, Latitude Festival
2015, Comedy, Jim the Elf, Funz & Gamez, The Mason Sisters @ PBJ, Underbelly Festival
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Machynlleth Comedy Festival
2015, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 2, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Soho Theatre, London
2014, Comedy, Jim the Elf, Funz and Gamez, The Mason Sisters @ PBJ, Soho Theatre, London
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Hull Comedy Festival
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Last Laugh Comedy Festival - Sheffield
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
2014, Comedy, Jim the Elf, Funz and Gamez, Just the Tonic, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Greater Manchester Fringe
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Buxton Fringe
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Brighton Fringe
2014, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop: Volume 1, Lee Martin for Gag Reflex, Dave's Leicester Comedy Festival
2013, Comedy, James, Gein's Family Giftshop, Gein's Family Giftshop, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Radio
2017, Radio, James Meehan, Newsjack, BBC Radio 4 Extra, Adnan Ahmed
2016, Radio, James Meehan, Newsjack, BBC Radio 4 Extra, Adnan Ahmed
2016, Radio, Jim, Gein's Family Giftshop Presents. Series 2, Rubber Chicken, Tom Price/Dave Cribb
2015, Radio, Jim, Gein's Family Giftshop Presents. Series 1, Rubber Chicken, Tom Price/Dave Cribb
2014, Radio, James: Gein's Family Giftshop // Funz & Gamez, Fresh from the Fringe, BBC Radio 4, Producer: Lyndsey Fenner
Short Film
2011, Short Film, The Birthday Cake
Further Credits
2018, Internet, Jim, How Not To Buy A Car, BBC 3, Will Hutchby

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Cockney, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Lancashire*, RP, Scottish-Standard
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Guitar
Performance:Comedy, Comedy Improv, Presenting, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Barber (professional), Story Telling, Workshop Leader

Training:

University of Salford, BA Contemporary Theatre Practice, 3 years, 2007 - 2010