About Phil

Phil’s act has taken him to some weird & wonderful places, from a scout hut in Unst in the Shetland Isles to a porta-cabin on mount Alice in the Falkland Islands, basically he’ll go anywhere for a laugh! Ever since being voted City Life Comedian of the year at the famous comedy store in Manchester, Phil has been in demand as a headline act at most of the leading comedy clubs throughout the country as well as major cruise lines and hotels internationally. Phil also runs his very own comedy club "Woofers" in his home town of Lytham, Lancashire where he presents some of comedy finest talents including a certain Jason Manford who once popped in to try out some new jokes. Phil performed his one man show at the Edinburgh festival in 2012 where he received four star critical acclaim for his show "Is this it? Phil is also proud to have entertained over 4000 troops on two tours of war torn Afghanistan as part of the CSE shows other tours include, The Falkland Islands, Kosovo, Kuwait, Bosnia & Germany, appearing with fellow comics as well as megastars including eighties icons Tony Hadley & Bucks Fizz! His television credits to date include, Talking telephone numbers - ITV1 (three series), Live at Jongleurs - Paramount, The Big Stage - Ch 5, Today with Des & Mel - ITV1 (three series).

As well as performing his stand up Phil also works as a voice over artiste, His credits include: The Oddkinsons, Manchester United, Dancing with the Stars, & Tizer. Phil is also a star of Pantomime, notching up 18 productions to date including 4 years at Preston guild hall`s Charter theatre as writer/director & actor. His latest show 2019/20 was in Darlington at the Hippodrome theatre for top Panto producers "Qdos" winning him rave reviews with critics & audiences alike. Phil recently became a children`s book author with his debut children's book, "The Snots" which has just been listed in The Book Authority Top 100 Friendship books of all time. The book is available in paperback and kindle, aimed at kids from 5 upwards & beautifully illustrated by the very talented Tim Stead get your copy on Amazon by clicking HERE. He is looking forward to releasing the follow up book very soon in 2021. His great act, along with his warm personality & charm have made Phil one of the most sought after entertainers around today.

Awards:

City Life comedian of the year 2002/03 

Wilkinson Sword Cutting Edge of comedy regional winner & finalist Edinburgh festival 2002.

Press:

"Phil Walker radiates an infectious, cheeky energy. He is as comfortable with stand-up as he is with audience interaction, employing Usain-quick wit, He keeps running jokes alive with perfect timing." - Three Weeks Edinburgh ****

 

"His set moves seamlessly and seemingly effortlessly. The gags and observations keep on coming thick and fast, He can pretty much guarantee a good night out, Walker is crackingly good!" - Chortle.

 

"Comedian Phil Walker continues to evolve in leaps and bounds, his material is as up to date as tonight’s news."  - The Stage.

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