Spencer Jones

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Spencer is a comedian, actor and writer who has been nominated for both the Edinburgh Comedy Award and a BAFTA.

His latest live show THE AUDITION was nominated for the 2017 Edinburgh Comedy Award and received glowing reviews. 

Comedy Reviewer ★★★★★

" With his adorable character and surprises from beginning to end, Jones is, without a doubt, a "must-see"."

"An excellent performer, a professional clown. A real master of physical comedy and clowning."

The Wee Review  ★★★★★

"We know Spencer Jones is a master of clowning around with props, but he’s fast evolving into a triple/quadruple/quintuple threat comedian, a man who can extract laughs in many different ways – songs, sketches, anecdotes, crowdwork – all wrapped up with a pathos-flecked childish daftness. He’s one of the Fringe’s purest comic talents."

Spencer recently wrote and starred in a pilot, THE JONAH MAN, for Cave Bear and Sky One. In 2017, he reprised his role in UPSTART CROW for BBC Two. He also recently starred in BBC Studios' pilot, MR WINNER. 

Spencer was a writer and star of BBC's BAFTA-nominated Big Babies.

Spencer won the 2016 Broadcast Digital Award for Best Scripted Online Short for his ten minute short SPENCER JONES'S CHRISTMAS. Cave Bear and Tiger Aspect produced the short, which was one of Sky Comedy's Christmas Shorts. 

Spencer has filmed appearances in the BBC's upcoming LIVE AT THE BBC and for AL PORTER LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA for RTE2 in Ireland.

Spencer's 2016 live comedy show, THE HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL,received amazing reviews. 

"There are officially 1,170 comedy shows in this year’s Fringe, and countless more not in the programme. But there is only one like Spencer Jones’s." ✭✭✭✭1/2 (4.5 stars) Chortle

"No other Fringe show will put a bigger smile on your face​" ✭✭✭✭ Evening Standard 

"Eggy Bagel is an hour of joyful, inoffensive silliness which could tickle the coldest of hearts." ✭✭✭✭ The Skinny

"Only those with the stoniest of hearts could fail to fall for The Herbert.✭✭✭✭ The List

His amazing 2015 show Spencer Jones is THE HERBERT IN PROPER JOB had fantastuc reviews and won Best Fringe Show and Best Performer at The Comedians’ Choice Award as well as having a week's sell out run at the Soho Theatre with this "joyful hour of goofery".

"An unlikely hero dressed in white tights and a T-shirt with a photo of a budgie on it. Childlike and cheeky, The Herbert would much rather splurge cash on trinkets from the internet than knuckle under. He’s amassed quite a collection and has more than a few ideas of how he can pass the time with them. His wife and relatives despair of him, he’s a dad after all – and there is something strangely wrong about his baby son! Finding and quickly losing a job in a nuclear power plant, and waiting on hospital results for his son, The Herbert cheers himself with some mucking about of the highest order, using objects from the ordinary to the plain weird in ways beyond what they were intended for. It’s something to do right?"

"Punch you in the gut funny… Possibly the nicest, funniest, silliest, most heart-warming hour you can have this August" 

Spencer is a comedian, actor and writer who has been nominated for both the Edinburgh Comedy Award and a BAFTA.

His latest live show THE AUDITION was nominated for the 2017 Edinburgh Comedy Award and received glowing reviews. 

Comedy Reviewer ★★★★★

" With his adorable character and surprises from beginning to end, Jones is, without a doubt, a "must-see"."

"An excellent performer, a professional clown. A real master of physical comedy and clowning."

The Wee Review  ★★★★★

"We know Spencer Jones is a master of clowning around with props, but he’s fast evolving into a triple/quadruple/quintuple threat comedian, a man who can extract laughs in many different ways – songs, sketches, anecdotes, crowdwork – all wrapped up with a pathos-flecked childish daftness. He’s one of the Fringe’s purest comic talents."

Spencer recently wrote and starred in a pilot, THE JONAH MAN, for Cave Bear and Sky One. In 2017, he reprised his role in UPSTART CROW for BBC Two. He also recently starred in BBC Studios' pilot, MR WINNER. 

Spencer was a writer and star of BBC's BAFTA-nominated Big Babies.

Spencer won the 2016 Broadcast Digital Award for Best Scripted Online Short for his ten minute short SPENCER JONES'S CHRISTMAS. Cave Bear and Tiger Aspect produced the short, which was one of Sky Comedy's Christmas Shorts. 

Spencer has filmed appearances in the BBC's upcoming LIVE AT THE BBC and for AL PORTER LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA for RTE2 in Ireland.

Spencer's 2016 live comedy show, THE HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL,received amazing reviews. 

"There are officially 1,170 comedy shows in this year’s Fringe, and countless more not in the programme. But there is only one like Spencer Jones’s." ✭✭✭✭1/2 (4.5 stars) Chortle

"No other Fringe show will put a bigger smile on your face​" ✭✭✭✭ Evening Standard 

"Eggy Bagel is an hour of joyful, inoffensive silliness which could tickle the coldest of hearts." ✭✭✭✭ The Skinny

"Only those with the stoniest of hearts could fail to fall for The Herbert.✭✭✭✭ The List

His amazing 2015 show Spencer Jones is THE HERBERT IN PROPER JOB had glowing reviews and won Best Fringe Show and Best Performer at The Comedians’ Choice Award as well as having a week's sell out run at the Soho Theatre with this "joyful hour of goofery".

‘Punch you in the gut funny… Possibly the nicest, funniest, silliest, most heart-warming hour you can have this August’ ✭✭✭✭ Scotsman

‘Gloriously hilarious’ (Chortle.co.uk)

 

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SPENCER JONES'S CHRISTMAS

Dad

Cave Bear and Tiger Aspect

SHOWTIME

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Mark Harbour

Harbourmaster Productions

SCHIZOFREDERIC

FREDERIC

Andrew Poyiadgi

Thomas Thomas

ALL CATS ARE GREY IN THE DARK

Jon Riche

Therapy Films

HE WAS A QUIET MAN AND A GOOD NEIGHBOUR

Jon Riche

Therapy Films

WHAT THE F*** IS PARKOUR

Jon Riche

Therapy Films

Television

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MR WINNER

Leslie Winner

Ben Palmer

BBC

UPSTART CROW (Series 2)

William Kempe

BBC

THE JONAH MAN

Jonah

Cave Bear/Sky

DRUNK HISTORY (Series 3)

Tiger Aspect

THE AGENCY

Stuart

Tom McKay

BBC

STILL OPEN ALL HOURS

Kevin

Dewi Humphreys

BBC

UPSTART CROW

William Kempe

Ben Elton

BBC

FUNNY VALENTINE

Spencer

Sara Pascoe

Merman Films/BBC

COUNT ARTHUR STRONG

Young Man

Graham Linehan

BBC

UNCLE

Pete

Oliver Refson

Baby Cow/BBC

FAMILY TREE

Personnel Officer

Christopher Guest

Universal Media Studios

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Nice Guy Dave

Alex Kalymnios

Lime Pictures

SKINS

Doctor Proctor

Ben Caron

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BIG BABIES

Brooks – Series Lead

Jon Riche

CBBC

Olivia Lee’s Naughty Bit

Various – Series Regular

Chris Faith

Tiger Aspect

PULLING

Dolphin Guy

Tristram Shapeero

SIL

THE RING

Genire

Rob MacGillivray

Nickleodeon

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SPENCER JONES IS THE HERBERT

The Hive - Edinburgh Festival

HERBERT IN PROPER JOB

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

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SUNDAY BREAKFAST

Liberty

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BBC London

THE BREAKFAST SHOW

Break FM

Comedy

Spencer is a comedian, actor and writer who has been nominated for both the Edinburgh Comedy Award and a BAFTA.

His latest live show THE AUDITION was nominated for the 2017 Edinburgh Comedy Award and received glowing reviews. 

Comedy Reviewer ★★★★★

" With his adorable character and surprises from beginning to end, Jones is, without a doubt, a "must-see"."

"An excellent performer, a professional clown. A real master of physical comedy and clowning."

The Wee Review  ★★★★★

"We know Spencer Jones is a master of clowning around with props, but he’s fast evolving into a triple/quadruple/quintuple threat comedian, a man who can extract laughs in many different ways – songs, sketches, anecdotes, crowdwork – all wrapped up with a pathos-flecked childish daftness. He’s one of the Fringe’s purest comic talents."

Spencer recently wrote and starred in a pilot, THE JONAH MAN, for Cave Bear and Sky One. In 2017, he reprised his role in UPSTART CROW for BBC Two. He also recently starred in BBC Studios' pilot, MR WINNER. 

Spencer was a writer and star of BBC's BAFTA-nominated Big Babies.

Spencer won the 2016 Broadcast Digital Award for Best Scripted Online Short for his ten minute short SPENCER JONES'S CHRISTMAS. Cave Bear and Tiger Aspect produced the short, which was one of Sky Comedy's Christmas Shorts. 

Spencer has filmed appearances in the BBC's upcoming LIVE AT THE BBC and for AL PORTER LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA for RTE2 in Ireland.

Spencer's 2016 live comedy show, THE HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL,received amazing reviews. 

"There are officially 1,170 comedy shows in this year’s Fringe, and countless more not in the programme. But there is only one like Spencer Jones’s." ✭✭✭✭1/2 (4.5 stars) Chortle

"No other Fringe show will put a bigger smile on your face​" ✭✭✭✭ Evening Standard 

"Eggy Bagel is an hour of joyful, inoffensive silliness which could tickle the coldest of hearts." ✭✭✭✭ The Skinny

"Only those with the stoniest of hearts could fail to fall for The Herbert.✭✭✭✭ The List

His amazing 2015 show Spencer Jones is THE HERBERT IN PROPER JOB had fantastuc reviews and won Best Fringe Show and Best Performer at The Comedians’ Choice Award as well as having a week's sell out run at the Soho Theatre with this "joyful hour of goofery".

"An unlikely hero dressed in white tights and a T-shirt with a photo of a budgie on it. Childlike and cheeky, The Herbert would much rather splurge cash on trinkets from the internet than knuckle under. He’s amassed quite a collection and has more than a few ideas of how he can pass the time with them. His wife and relatives despair of him, he’s a dad after all – and there is something strangely wrong about his baby son! Finding and quickly losing a job in a nuclear power plant, and waiting on hospital results for his son, The Herbert cheers himself with some mucking about of the highest order, using objects from the ordinary to the plain weird in ways beyond what they were intended for. It’s something to do right?"

"Punch you in the gut funny… Possibly the nicest, funniest, silliest, most heart-warming hour you can have this August" 

Spencer is a comedian, actor and writer who has been nominated for both the Edinburgh Comedy Award and a BAFTA.

His latest live show THE AUDITION was nominated for the 2017 Edinburgh Comedy Award and received glowing reviews. 

Comedy Reviewer ★★★★★

" With his adorable character and surprises from beginning to end, Jones is, without a doubt, a "must-see"."

"An excellent performer, a professional clown. A real master of physical comedy and clowning."

The Wee Review  ★★★★★

"We know Spencer Jones is a master of clowning around with props, but he’s fast evolving into a triple/quadruple/quintuple threat comedian, a man who can extract laughs in many different ways – songs, sketches, anecdotes, crowdwork – all wrapped up with a pathos-flecked childish daftness. He’s one of the Fringe’s purest comic talents."

Spencer recently wrote and starred in a pilot, THE JONAH MAN, for Cave Bear and Sky One. In 2017, he reprised his role in UPSTART CROW for BBC Two. He also recently starred in BBC Studios' pilot, MR WINNER. 

Spencer was a writer and star of BBC's BAFTA-nominated Big Babies.

Spencer won the 2016 Broadcast Digital Award for Best Scripted Online Short for his ten minute short SPENCER JONES'S CHRISTMAS. Cave Bear and Tiger Aspect produced the short, which was one of Sky Comedy's Christmas Shorts. 

Spencer has filmed appearances in the BBC's upcoming LIVE AT THE BBC and for AL PORTER LIVE AT THE OLYMPIA for RTE2 in Ireland.

Spencer's 2016 live comedy show, THE HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL,received amazing reviews. 

"There are officially 1,170 comedy shows in this year’s Fringe, and countless more not in the programme. But there is only one like Spencer Jones’s." ✭✭✭✭1/2 (4.5 stars) Chortle

"No other Fringe show will put a bigger smile on your face​" ✭✭✭✭ Evening Standard 

"Eggy Bagel is an hour of joyful, inoffensive silliness which could tickle the coldest of hearts." ✭✭✭✭ The Skinny

"Only those with the stoniest of hearts could fail to fall for The Herbert.✭✭✭✭ The List

His amazing 2015 show Spencer Jones is THE HERBERT IN PROPER JOB had glowing reviews and won Best Fringe Show and Best Performer at The Comedians’ Choice Award as well as having a week's sell out run at the Soho Theatre with this "joyful hour of goofery".

‘Punch you in the gut funny… Possibly the nicest, funniest, silliest, most heart-warming hour you can have this August’ ✭✭✭✭ Scotsman

‘Gloriously hilarious’ (Chortle.co.uk)

 

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

HERBERT IN PROPER JOB

Edinburgh Fringe 2016

HERBERT IN EGGY BAGEL

Edinburgh Fringe 2016