About Me

“A class act indeed” – Chortle

Sam Gore is a British stand-up comedian who started gigging in 2oo7. Having cemented his position as one of the best new voices on the circuit with no less than five New Act of the Year titles, he’s gone on to impress as both an act and an MC everywhere from weekend clubs to music festivals, biker rallies and theatres.

Sam Gore_052_photo by steve ullathorne


Laughing Horse New Act of the Year 2009 (Winner)

Beat the Frog World Series 2008 (Winner)

Hilarity Bites New Act of the Year 2008 (Winner)

Anything for Laffs New Act of the Year 2008 (Winner)

Hull Comedian of the Year 2008 (Winner)

English Comedian of the Year 2009 (2nd Place)

Sheffield First Laugh New Act of the Year 2008 (3rd Place)

Amused Moose Laugh-Off 2011 (Finalist)

Chortle Student Comedian of the Year 2009 (Finalist)

TV/Radio Credits

FHM Stand-Up Hero (ITV4)

The Tape Face Tapes (actor/writer, BBC3)

Russell Howard’s Good News (writer since 2010, BBC3)

The Show What You Wrote (writer, BBC Radio 4)

Press Quotes

“The jokes are as cruel as they are funny, i.e. very… a class act indeed” – Steve Bennett, Chortle

“Truly exceptional… confident, clever stuff” – Simon Moore, Giggle Beats

“Superbly crafted gags that showcase a vivid use of imagery and language… great wordplay, refreshing honesty and a wonderfully dark view of life” – Andrew Dipper, Giggle Beats

“Wicked and dry and magnificently funny” – Barbara Rossa, BSH Magazine


2 thoughts on “About Me

  1. Tim turner says:

    I saw your stand up gig last night and loved the gruffalhoe bit!!! Do you have a link to a clip of it?? I want to really appreciate it, cos with the speed you went and the laughing that ensued I missed little gems of it!!

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