Adam Riches

Writer / performer

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Acting

Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Carly Peters)
Associate Agent: Carly Peters
Assistant: Gabriella Capisani

Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Carly Peters)
Associate Agent: Carly Peters

Voiceover

Assistant: Jennifer Johnston

Comedy

Assistant: Gabriella Capisani
Agent: Maureen Vincent (with Carly Peters)
Associate Agent: Carly Peters

Acting

Adam is an extremely talented character comedian, writer, actor and director. 

In March this year Adam is bringing his critically acclaimed Edinburgh 2015 show ADAM RICHES IS COACH COACH to Soho Theatre for a three week run in the main thaetre space.

Coach Coach is a slam-dunk, hole-in-one, home run of a show – it’s in a league of its own.’
★★★★★ Time Out

Recent TV credits include being part of the main troupe on the recent series of the hit show HORRIBLE HISTORIES for the BBC, TOP COPPERS for the BBC and DRUNK HISTORY for Comedy Central. Last year he was also treading the boards in STOP (dir. by John Schwab) at the Trafalgar Studios.

His show BRING ME THE HEAD OF ADAM RICHES won Best Show at the 2011 Edinburgh Comedy Awards and gained 5 star reviews. He returned to the Fringe in 2014 with a brand new hour of phenomenal bullshit ADAM RICHES, ADAM OF THE RICHES which sold out at the Pleasance Dome and subsequently enjoyed a successful London run at the Soho Theatre. 

Adam has previously been nominated for the Times Breakthrough Award at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards.

‘Brilliant funny. This is playtime on cocaine, with unforgettably outrageous stunts and a souped-up spirit of knockabout, oddball fun that is as irresistible as ever.’ ★★★★ Chortle

‘Uproarious good fun…vintage Riches’★★★★ Guardian

‘You will laugh yourself silly’. ★★★★★ Telegraph

Cunningly crafted, high-energy character comedy that’s big on laughs’. ★★★★ Time Out 

Film

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

A Streetcat Named Bob

Man with car

Roger Spottiswoode

Sony

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

LIMBO

Hat Trick Productions LTD

Top Coppers

Flanagan

Céin McGillicuddy

Rough Cut

Murder in Successville

Sean Bean

James De Frond

Tiger Aspect

Drunk History

Multiple

Tiger Aspect

Horrible Hirstories

Main Troupe (series regular)

Lion Television/CBBC

Detectorists

Tony

Channel X & Lola Entertainment/BBC 4

Crackanory

Mr Atrocious- Head in the Cloud

Tiger Aspect Productions

Murder in Successville - pilot

Quentin Tarantino

Tiger Aspect

Cardinal Burns series 2

Club Hipster

Left Bank/ Channel 4

COMMON GROUND: COLIN

Alfie

Dave Lambert

Sky Atlantic / Baby Cow

THE DOUBLE LIFE OF MORTON COYLE Taster

Eddie

Sandy Johnson

Comedy Unit / BBC

BBC THREE LIVE AT THE FRINGE

Various characters

BBC3 / BBC Comedy

CORONATION STREET

Luke Wingett

Granada Television

MY WONDERFUL LIFE SERIES 1 & 2

Geoff Swift

Martin Dennis

Granada Television

A TOUCH OF FROST

P.C. Barker

Adrian Shergold

Granada Television

ALWAYS & EVERYONE

Colin

James Hawes

Granada Television

NUTS TV

Connor Connorson

Tim Verrinder

Turner

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

ADAM OF THE RICHES

Multiple

Adam Riches

Tigco

Coach Coach

Eric Coach

Adam Riches

The Pleasance/ Edinburgh Fringe 2015/ Soho Theatre 2016

OUR AJAX

Odysseus

David Mercatali

Southwark Playhouse

STOP

The Leading Man

John Schwab

Trafalgar Studios

A THOUSAND MILES OF HISTORY

Andy Warhol

Harold Finley

Truly Fierce Productions / Bussey Building

THE BELFAST FESTIVAL

Ulster Bank Belfast Festival

JUST FOR LAUGHS

Just For Laughs Ltd

DIALOGUE FESTIVAL

Cake Group Ltd

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

ADAM RICHES RIDES!

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

ROGUE MALES

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

PLAT DU NUIT - THE COMEBACK SPECIAL

Teddy Dish

Adam Riches

Tigco

TUESDAYS

Connor Connorson / Teddy Dish

Adam Riches

Tigco

LONG LIVE LITTBAUSKI

Pierre Littbauski

Adam Riches

Tigco

VICTOR'S LAMENT

Victor Legit

Adam Riches

Tigco

VICTOR

Victor Legit

Adam Riches

Tigco

TUESDAYS

Adam Riches

Tigco

ALPHA MALES

Adam Riches

Tigco

THE SWORD OF MAXIMUM DAMAGE

The Chaotician

Adam Riches

Tigco

ROGUE MALES

Adam Riches

Tigco

Radio

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

COMEDY CLUB

BBC

COLD SWEDISH WINTER SERIES 2

Prod: Frank Stirling for BBC Radio 4

THE GUNS OF ADAM RICHES SERIES 3 x 30'

Various

Simon Mayhew-Archer

BBC Radio 4

COLD SWEDISH WINTER

Prod: Frank Stirling for BBC Radio 4

THE GUNS OF ADAM RICHES SERIES 4 x 30'

Various

Simon Mayhew-Archer

BBC Radio 4

ADAM RICHES HAPPY TUESDAYS PILOT

Various

BBC Radio 4

PIPPA EVANS IS ON THE RADIO

BBC Radio 4 Pilot

PLAY & RECORD

Ben Walker

BBC

Other

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

Dave Talks

Rex Monolith

Adam Riches

UKTV

Film, TV & Theatre

Adam is an extremely talented character comedian, writer, actor and director. 

In March this year Adam is bringing his critically acclaimed Edinburgh 2015 show ADAM RICHES IS COACH COACH to Soho Theatre for a three week run in the main thaetre space.

Coach Coach is a slam-dunk, hole-in-one, home run of a show – it’s in a league of its own.’
★★★★★ Time Out

Recent TV credits include being part of the main troupe on the recent series of the hit show HORRIBLE HISTORIES for the BBC, TOP COPPERS for the BBC and DRUNK HISTORY for Comedy Central. Last year he was also treading the boards in STOP (dir. by John Schwab) at the Trafalgar Studios.

His show BRING ME THE HEAD OF ADAM RICHES won Best Show at the 2011 Edinburgh Comedy Awards and gained 5 star reviews. He returned to the Fringe in 2014 with a brand new hour of phenomenal bullshit ADAM RICHES, ADAM OF THE RICHES which sold out at the Pleasance Dome and subsequently enjoyed a successful London run at the Soho Theatre. 

Adam has previously been nominated for the Times Breakthrough Award at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards.

‘Brilliant funny. This is playtime on cocaine, with unforgettably outrageous stunts and a souped-up spirit of knockabout, oddball fun that is as irresistible as ever.’ ★★★★ Chortle

‘Uproarious good fun…vintage Riches’★★★★ Guardian

‘You will laugh yourself silly’. ★★★★★ Telegraph

Cunningly crafted, high-energy character comedy that’s big on laughs’. ★★★★ Time Out

In Development

ProductionCompanyNotes

Coach Coach

I Don't

Co-writing with Cariad Lloyd

Victor Returns

BBC

Writer
Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer

One Small Leap

Tiger Aspect Productions

Script with Nick Mohammed

Hero In A Half Hour

2011

BBC

Victor Legit

2011

BBC

Radio

ProductionCompanyNotes

BBC Radio 4 Extra Comedy Club

BBC Radio 4

Guns of Adam Riches Series 1: 4 x 30'

2014

BBC Radio 4

Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer

Guns of Adam Riches Series 1: 4 x 30'

BBC Radio 4

Writer
Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer

ADAM RICHES HAPPY THURSDAYS PILOT

2012

BBC Radio 4

Producer: Simon Mayhew-Archer

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

BBC THREE LIVE AT THE FRINGE

2011

BBC3 / BBC Comedy

Various characters

Hat Stand Pilot

2011

Hat Trick

Theatre

ProductionCompanyNotes

Adam of the Riches

2014

Edinburgh Fringe

Writer, performer, producer

Comedy

Adam is an extremely talented character comedian, writer, actor and director. 

In March this year Adam is bringing his critically acclaimed Edinburgh 2015 show ADAM RICHES IS COACH COACH to Soho Theatre for a three week run in the main thaetre space.

Coach Coach is a slam-dunk, hole-in-one, home run of a show – it’s in a league of its own.’
★★★★★ Time Out

Recent TV credits include being part of the main troupe on the recent series of the hit show HORRIBLE HISTORIES for the BBC, TOP COPPERS for the BBC and DRUNK HISTORY for Comedy Central. Last year he was also treading the boards in STOP (dir. by John Schwab) at the Trafalgar Studios.

His show BRING ME THE HEAD OF ADAM RICHES won Best Show at the 2011 Edinburgh Comedy Awards and gained 5 star reviews. He returned to the Fringe in 2014 with a brand new hour of phenomenal bullshit ADAM RICHES, ADAM OF THE RICHES which sold out at the Pleasance Dome and subsequently enjoyed a successful London run at the Soho Theatre. 

Adam has previously been nominated for the Times Breakthrough Award at The South Bank Sky Arts Awards.

‘Brilliant funny. This is playtime on cocaine, with unforgettably outrageous stunts and a souped-up spirit of knockabout, oddball fun that is as irresistible as ever.’ ★★★★ Chortle

‘Uproarious good fun…vintage Riches’★★★★ Guardian

‘You will laugh yourself silly’. ★★★★★ Telegraph

Cunningly crafted, high-energy character comedy that’s big on laughs’. ★★★★ Time Out