Comedic actor, writer and presenter, Adam Buxton shot to fame as one-half of The Adam and Joe Show (1996-2001 Channel 4) alongside fellow comedian Joe Cornish. Despite ending nearly two decades ago, the show continues to be an internet success and clips of ‘Adam and Joe’ continues to be watched by millions on YouTube. Subsequent television projects for the duo include Takeover TV, Shock Video and Adam and Joe Go Tokyo! They have also had success on radio appearing on XFM and BBC Radio 6 Music.
Independently, Adam has starred in some of the country’s best-loved comedy shows including The IT Crowd (Channel 4) Time Trumpet (BBC) The Persuasionists (BBC2) and Rush Hour (Channel 4). He also co-wrote and starred in The Last Chancers on Channel 4 and made film appearances in the 2007 blockbusters, Hot Fuzz and Stardust.
In 2012, Adam hosted his own show on Sky Atlantic in which he examines the absurdities of YouTube comments. In 2014, Adam presented a Christmas show from his own garden shed in the adeptly titled Adam Buxton’s Shed of Christmas (Burning Bright).
Adam is a regular guest corporate events, having hosted the BAFTA Video Game Awards, the YouTube Music Awards, the Q Awards, the CADS (creative and design) Awards, and Central Office of Information (COI) Anniversary launch night at the National Film Theatre.
What the Clients Say:
I just wanted to say can you thank Adam Buxton for us, he was brilliant, our team and guests raved about him, they said he was the best presenter Broadcast Digital Awards has ever had. I hope he enjoyed it. - Claire Budd EMAP - THE BROADCAST DIGITAL AWARDS
Adam Buxton?s tour through the weirder side of YouTube comments was the perfect introduction to our mobile phone awards. He was a massive hit with all our guests and we?ve had several comments since on what a good choice he was. - THE USWITCH MOBILE AWARDS 2011