Christian O'Connell is one of Britain's most talented broadcasters and stand-up comedians. Credits include: The Absolute Radio Breakfast Show, Live with Christian O'Connell on Channel 5 and Inside the Octagon on BT Sport.
He has won more Radio Academy Awards than anyone else for his shows on Absolute Radio, XFM and 5 Live. He has also won numerous Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards, including the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.
As a comedian, he has sold out three Edinburgh Festival Shows; "This is 13", "Breaking Dad' and "You've Ruined My Morning... and other Fan Mail".
Of his stand-up shows, THE LIST said "Funny, endearing, rude and entertaining...his interaction with the audience showed moments of genius", THE SUNDAY TIMES "Full of charm and brio", THE BIG ISSUE stated "Transfers his natural radio charm to the stage, has all the sharpness and likeability for stand up, and the warmth and charisma to somehow charm when musing about dead guinea pigs and sex with a watermelon (not from his own experience I should point out)" and THE INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY "..a delight..his interplay with the audience is a real strength... Warm praise indeed..."
Christian published his children's book Radio Boy in 2017.