Pierre Novellie is one of the best up-and-coming comedians in the United Kingdom.
Recently, Pierre has been seen and heard on The Mash Report (BBC2) hosted by Nish Kumar, Stand Up Central (Comedy Central), The Now Show (Radio 4) and co-hosts the hit podcast BudPod with Phil Wang. Previous appearances include a series regular role in Outsiders (Channel 4), Joke Thieves (BBC2), Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live (BBC3), Taxi Gags (All4) and Frank Skinner’s The Rest is History (Radio 4). As a writer, Pierre’s credits include Mock the Week (BBC2), The News Quiz (Radio 4), The Mash Report (BBC2), Newzoids (ITV) and Adam Buxton’s Shed of Christmas (Sky).
An acclaimed live act, Pierre is currently touring the UK supporting Frank Skinner on his national tour, has previously supported Hal Cruttenden and Gary Delaney on tour, and has received three Chortle Award nominations. His Edinburgh Fringe shows have been a hit with audience and critics alike and he has twice placed in the top 20 best reviewed comedy shows across the entire festival including five-star reviews from Metro, EdFestMag, ThreeWeeks, One4Review, four and a half stars from Chortle and four-star reviews in The Times, Chortle and The List. He is a past winner of the Amused Moose Laugh-Off and has previously received nominations the Amused Moose Comedy Award and The Skinny Awards.
‘Dawn of a major talent’
‘A show packed full of belly laughs…impressively well written, perfectly building and building and rich with detail…Novellie delivers it all with real astuteness and skill’
‘a big presence…He will go far.’
‘Pierre Novellie is wonderful…A tremendous presence’
Edinburgh Festivals Magazine
‘Wry, confident observational comedy…hilarious.’
The Sunday Times
‘Slick and slightly offbeat… redolent of Eddie Izzard’
‘A genuinely hilarious comedian’