• Adam Kay is a writer and comedian

    He writes extensively for TV and film. His first book "This is Going to Hurt" is published by Picador on September 7th 2017.

  • Writing

    For all writing enquiries please contact Jessica Cooper

    c/o kat.buckle@curtisbrown.co.uk / 020 7393 4488

    TV and film

    Writer and script editor

    Credits include Mitchell & Webb, Very British Problems, Mrs Brown's Boys, Crims (co-creator), Mongrels, Up The Women, Flat TV, Our Ex Wife, Child Genius.

    Print

    Author

    Adam's first book, "This is Going to Hurt", about his former career as a junior doctor, is published by Picador in September 2017. Full details about the book here. He has written columns for newspapers including the Mirror and features for magazines such as Cosmopolitan.

    Other Projects

    Writer and script editor

    Rewriting hit Broadway musicals for transfer to West End, writing for TV advertisements in UK and US, and speech/gag writing for high-profile comedians.

  • Performing

    For all performing enquiries please contact Lee Martin

    lee@gagreflex.co.uk / 0161 205 8739

    Live

    Comedian

    Adam achieved success as frontman of Amateur Transplants, with 20 million hits (including the iconic London Underground Song), and now is greatly in demand as a solo performer, with multiple sell-out Edinburgh Fringe and West End seasons as well as international tours. He is a previous winner of the London Cabaret Award.

    Radio/TV

    Presenter

    Adam is a regular voice on Radio 4's "The Now Show", and also appears on BBC 2's The Culture Show.

    Private events

    Performer

    Sought-after after-dinner entertainer, from small private parties to large conferences, via Prince Harry's 30th birthday.

    Press

    Quotes

    ★★★★★ "Blissfully brilliant" Mail on Sunday

    ★★★★★ "Left us with eyeliner streaming down our face" Cosmo

    ★★★★ "Electrifying" Guardian

    ★★★★★ "Filthy and incredible funny" Three Weeks

    ★★★★★ "Fantastic" Broadway Baby

    ★★★★ "Never less than utterly clever" Telegraph

    "This made me very, very happy" Stephen Fry

     

  • Gig List

    For CDs please visit amateurshop.co.uk

    Downloads available from iTunes

    Fingering A Minor on the Piano
    EDINBURGH FRINGE

    GIlded Balloon

    14-28 August

    The Remains of Tom Lehrer
    EDINBURGH FRINGE

    GIlded Balloon

    14-28 August

    High Tide Festival
    LONDON

    Walthamstow

    27 September

    Smutty Christmas Songs
    LONDON

    Leicester Square Theatre

    16 December

  • Contact

    Please contact Jess Cooper for writing

    c/o kat.buckle@curtisbrown.co.uk

    020 7393 4488

     

    Please contact Lee Martin for performing

    lee@gagreflex.co.uk

    0161 205 8739

     

    Please contact Dusty Miller for book press enquiries

    d.miller@macmillan.co.uk

    0207 014 6188

     

    Please don't contact Adam

    hello@adamkay.co.uk