Christian Talbot


Christian Talbot is a stand-up comedian from Dublin, based
in Northern Ireland. In 2012 he was one of the finalists in Amnesty
International’s Secret Policeman’s Ball "World’s Shortest Gig” ( He lost out to
a magician called Piff in an ill-fitting green dragon suit) and came runner-up
in the Galway Comedy Festival "Comedy Slam”.

In August 2013, he brought his show "Funeral Addict” to the Free Sisters at the
Edinburgh Free Festival Fridge and was runner-up in the Edinburgh Heat of the BBC
New Comedy Award.

In August 2014, he brought his show "Hello Cruel
World" to Underbelly at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and won the Malcolm
Hardee Cunning Stunt Award.

In November 2014 he was seen in Neil Delamere's
"Holding out for a Hero" on RTE television.

In August 2015 he brought his shown "Christian Talbot
is Shite at Being Irish" to Underbelly at the Edinburgh Fringe


"An absolutely engaging performer. The women next to me
nearly dislocated something, so much was she laughing. Can’t say fairer than
that.” – The Scotsman

"Talbot may call himself 'Shite at Being Irish' but when it
comes to putting together a good show, well, he’s great at that.” – ★★★★Broadway Baby

"Talbot has a show which has the potential to be a hit at
home and abroad.” - ★★★★ Ed Fest Mag

"There is a self confessed air of disappointment surrounding
Talbot’s life, but there is nothing but happiness and laughter in his show”
–Three Weeks

"Talbot was confident and focused, winning warm
chuckles with each meticulously crafted punchline" - Belfast Telegraph
On twitter at @TheTall_Bot