• 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 in September.

  • Writing

    For all writing enquiries please contact Jessica Cooper

    jessica.cooper@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.



    Adam's first book, "This is Going to Hurt", about his former career as a junior doctor, is published by Picador in September 2017. Pre-order 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



    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.



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

    Private events


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



    ★★★★★ "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

    Soho Theatre, London

    18-20 May

    The Remains of Tom Lehrer

    Wilton's, London

    20-24 June

  • Contact

    Please contact Jess Cooper for writing


    020 7393 4488


    Please contact Lee Martin for performing


    0161 205 8739


    Please don't contact Adam