Jeff Leach

Highlights

The BBC

BIOGRAPHY

eff Leach is a true Renaissance man. An award-winning actor, comedian and writer he’s also enjoyed global success as a radio producer, international DJ and voice over artist. A multi-faceted performer with an ‘anything goes’ mentality, his television shows have broken boundaries whilst his live performance questions the very fabric of modern society and all of humanity’s foibles. This young man has become a favourite on the global comedy scene, performing tours throughout the UK and Europe before relocating to New York City in the US to perform as a regular act at the world famous Comedy Cellar alongside his comedy heroes Louis C.K, Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman and Dave Attell. In just five short years as a stand-up comic he has performed three critically acclaimed Edinburgh Festival one-hour solo shows, a sold-out nationwide tour and signed a DVD deal with BBC Worldwide’s 2Entertain. He hosted E4’s Big Brother’s Big Mouth and has appeared as a comedy panellist on ITV2’s Fake Reaction, Channel 5’s The Wright Stuff, BBC’s Comic Relief’s Naughty Bits and The Gaby Roslin Show on BBC London.

“Jeff Leach has a brilliance in the way he writes and performs that at times is relentless” ☆☆☆☆☆ The New Current

As a stage actor he performed with the Royal Shakespeare Company and has since focused on film roles appearing in award-winning features and shorts Gerry’s Garden, Gutpunch, The Smoke and as ‘Ronnie’ in upcoming Derrick Borte feature London Town (starring Jonathan Rhys-Meyers). TV roles include ‘Simon’ on Channel 4’s hit series Hollyoaks and as ‘Lenny’ in online comedy series The Chaos which has garnered over 10 millions views and counting.

“A comedic tour-de-force… never less than hilarious” ☆☆☆☆☆ Three Weeks

Prior to his stand-up comedy and acting career Jeff hosted a whole variety of television shows including his own series Jeff Leach +1 on London Live which saw him dive head first into the capital’s alternative nightlife trying his hand at everything from lucha libre to male stripping, glitter wrestling to freestyle rap battling. An experienced music presenter and the face of Virgin Media On Demand he was dubbed “hilarious” by Lady GaGa and “the best interview I’ve ever had” by Taylor Momsen. On the documentary front, Jeff took immersive documentary presenting to a whole new level for Current TV’s Male Hookers Uncovered actually taking on the role of escort himself with a real paying customer and in his authored documentary Confessions of a Sex Addict for BBC3 he foraged through his own promiscuous dating history to unearth the root causes of this often overlooked addiction.

“Endearing and heart-warmingly funny, he definitely has a gift for making people laugh” ☆☆☆☆☆ Maidenhead Advertiser

Jeff has even found time to write the scripts for BAFTA, perform voice-over jobs for NBC Sports, SEGA and Citroen and host corporate events for McCann Erickson, Mulberry, Promax BDA, ICEE Fest, BBC Worldwide, GFT andGame Marketing Summit.