Multi-award winning writer and actor, Rory Bremner is the star of the political satire show, Bremner, Bird and Fortune on Channel 4.
Most recently, Rory fronted Rory Bremner’s Coalition Report, where he, alongside a list of other well-known comedians and impressionists reflected upon the 2015 general election, taking on the many faces of politics in a satirical and theatrical report. Rory has also co-written and presented two satirical Radio 4 series, Tonight and Bremner’s One Question Quiz. He also toured the country recording Rory Bremner’s Great British Views for ITV, hosted the quiz-show Face the Clock for C4 and presented, Rory Goes to Hollyrood, a documentary on Scottish Independence for the BBC.
In 2013, Rory made his theatrical debut in Trevor Nunn’s production of Noel Coward’s Relative Values (Bath Theatre Royal) before its West End run at the Pinter Theatre. He has translated three operas: two from French, Carmen (2001) and Orpheus in the Underworld (Scottish Opera, 2011) and one from German (Der Silbersee, 1997) together with the Bertolt Brecht play A Respectable Wedding (Young Vic, 2008). In 2011, Rory competed on the Saturday night entertainment show Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1).
His first major television appearance was on Wogan (1985) and has since featured on Wogan on a number of occasions. He is also a frequent guest on Parkinson and The Andrew Marr Show, where he reviews current political events through his many characters. Other credits include Spitting Image, Whose Line is it Anyway, Have I Got News for You, Mock the Week, The News Quiz, The Now Show, 7 day Sunday and QI.
He is a regular contributor to The FT, The Telegraph, The New Statesman and Radio Times, for whom he has interviewed Michael Parkinson and David Frost. With John Bird and John Fortune, he also wrote and appeared in Between Iraq and a Hard Place, My Government and I and Silly Money, and had a book of satire published in 2004 entitled, You Are Here, based on the show of the same name.
What the Clients Say:
Rory was an absolute pleasure to work with. The awards were a great success.-BRAND & LIFESTYLE LICENSING AWARDS 2017
Rory was absolutely brilliant. He had the audience in stitches and we have had fantastic feedback about how much people enjoyed him. It was lovely that he stayed for dinner and sat with some of the guests. He really was a joy to work with. -THE PLC AWARDS 2017
What a superstar Rory is. An absolute delight to work with. So talented, considerate and lovely. Totally charming man. Please pass on all our thanks. He was superb. Everyone loved his act and to have him as dinner guest was truly amazing. - Lendlease Guvnors Club 87th Annual Dinner 2017 via The Source EDM
The event was great and I have nothing but praise for Rory. He managed the various stages of the evening very well and entertained the top table through the night.- PRINCE?S TRUST GALA DINNER 2016
Rory was superb last night, lots and lots of laughter, he was also cornered by a few Members afterwards so good of him to engage with them!- LIVE EVENT AT ANNABEL'S, BIRLEY CLUBS 2016
Rory was brilliant; he was a huge hit with the audience and had everyone in fits with his amazing impersonations. What a fantastic performer! He made the event very special for us so please send him our thanks and best wishes! we were absolutely delighted.- Racehorse Owners Association AGM 2016
Rory was great! a pleasure to deal with beforehand, undemanding (which is always so helpful!), friendly to everyone on the night (he had lots of request for photos and was happy to oblige) and his speech went down really well with all our guests.- Institute of Chartered Accountants in West of England Dinner 2016
Please pass on our thanks, Rory was an absolute pleasure to work with and was well received by our guests. His content was perfect for what we needed and there has been lots of great feedback about him. Thanks for all your help, the evening was a great success!- UK Housing Awards 2016
Rory is a star, so easy for us, true professional and of course our clients love you. Donald Trump is just superb. Thanks for your help to make their evening so memorable. I hope we can work together again in the future.- William Bartholomew Party Organising Ltd - 2016