GREG DAVIES

Greg Davies is an award-winning stand-up comedian, writer and actor known for starring in his critically lauded sitcom Man Down (Channel 4). After playing the infamously psychotic Head of Sixth Form ‘Mr Gilbert’ in The Inbetweeners(Channel 4) and its two spin off feature films, Greg went on to appear in Cuckoo (BBC Three) alongside Andy Samberg and Taylor Lautner, which earned him a BAFTA nomination for Best Male Performance in a Comedy Programme. He made a guest star appearance as King Hydroflax in the 2015 Doctor Who Christmas Special (BBC One), and voiced ‘Balloon Man’ in the feature film Teen Titans Go! To The Movies (Warner Bros).

Greg is the host of the BAFTA-winning hit TV show Taskmaster (Dave/Channel 4) alongside assistant Alex Horne. He hosted the 2018 Royal Variety Performance Gala (ITV) in front of HRH the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the London Palladium, and presented the documentary Greg Davies: Looking for Kes (BBC Four) based on Barry Hines’ novel Kestrel for a Knave.

On stage, Greg performed as one third of the sketch trio We Are Klang who were nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2006. As a solo act, Greg’s debut stand-up show Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog was nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2010, and his third show You Magnificent Beast was recorded at London’s Hammersmith Apollo and released as a Netflix Special to rave reviews in Spring 2018.

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