Tom Binns

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Tom Binns is a talented writer and actor.
 
He’s the creator, star and co-writer of BBC One’s Comedy Series HOSPITAL PEOPLE which aired on Friday evenings in June last year. The series included guest starred Sally Phillips, Russell Brand and Sian Gibson.
 
As an actor Tom has appeared in BBC’s KNOWING ME KNOWING YULE WITH ALAN PARTRIDGE and Channel 4 hit shows IT CROWD and DRIFTERS. He also starred in feature film EATEN BY LIONS opposite Jack Carroll, due for release later this year.
 
Tom is also an award-winning and critically acclaimed character comedian, working both the international comedy festivals and the UK stand-up comedy circuit. His ventriloquist act, alter egos Hospital radio DJ ‘Ivan Brackenbury’ and psychic ‘Ian D Montfort’, have won him over 30 five star reviews and many awards both at home and abroad. He has been nominated twice for the Edinburgh Comedy Award, Trident Comedy Award and Perth International Fringe Comedy Award. He was voted a ‘Fosters Comedy God’, has won Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards. Last year his character Ivan Brackenbury also appeared in Dictionary Corner on Channel 4’s popular 8 OUT OF TEN CATS DOES COUNTDOWN.

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EATEN BY LIONS

Fortune Teller

Jason Wingard

Mecca Films

Television

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HOSPITAL PEOPLE SERIES 1

Ivan/Ian/Terry/Kenny/Susan

Murphy

BBC

COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: HOSPITAL PEOPLE

Ivan/Ian/Terry/Kenny/Susan

David Kerr

Rough Cut

DRIFTERS

DJ Paul

Simon Delaney/Tom Marshall/Al Campbell

Channel 4

THE IT CROWD

Nolan

Graham Linehan

Channel 4

SPOOKS

Search Officer

Various

BBC

BOYZ UNLIMITED

Interviewer

Liddy Oldroyd

Channel 4

FIST OF FUN

Various

Stewart Lee and Richard Herring

BBC

KNOWING ME KNOWING YULE WITH ALAN PARTRIDGE

Ivan Brackenbury

Dominic Brigstocke

BBC

Film, TV & Theatre

Tom Binns is a talented writer and actor.
 
He’s the creator, star and co-writer of BBC One’s Comedy Series HOSPITAL PEOPLE which aired on Friday evenings in June last year. The series included guest starred Sally Phillips, Russell Brand and Sian Gibson.
 
As an actor Tom has appeared in BBC’s KNOWING ME KNOWING YULE WITH ALAN PARTRIDGE and Channel 4 hit shows IT CROWD and DRIFTERS. He also starred in feature film EATEN BY LIONS opposite Jack Carroll, due for release later this year.
 
Tom is also an award-winning and critically acclaimed character comedian, working both the international comedy festivals and the UK stand-up comedy circuit. His ventriloquist act, alter egos Hospital radio DJ ‘Ivan Brackenbury’ and psychic ‘Ian D Montfort’, have won him over 30 five star reviews and many awards both at home and abroad. He has been nominated twice for the Edinburgh Comedy Award, Trident Comedy Award and Perth International Fringe Comedy Award. He was voted a ‘Fosters Comedy God’, has won Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards. Last year his character Ivan Brackenbury also appeared in Dictionary Corner on Channel 4’s popular 8 OUT OF TEN CATS DOES COUNTDOWN.

Television

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HOSPITAL PEOPLE

2017

BBC

As Creator, Producer and Writer

COMEDY PLAYHOUSE: HOSPITAL PEOPLE

2016

BBC

As Creator, Writer and Producer

Comedy

Tom Binns is a talented writer and actor.
 
He’s the creator, star and co-writer of BBC One’s Comedy Series HOSPITAL PEOPLE which aired on Friday evenings in June last year. The series included guest starred Sally Phillips, Russell Brand and Sian Gibson.
 
As an actor Tom has appeared in BBC’s KNOWING ME KNOWING YULE WITH ALAN PARTRIDGE and Channel 4 hit shows IT CROWD and DRIFTERS. He also starred in feature film EATEN BY LIONS opposite Jack Carroll, due for release later this year.
 
Tom is also an award-winning and critically acclaimed character comedian, working both the international comedy festivals and the UK stand-up comedy circuit. His ventriloquist act, alter egos Hospital radio DJ ‘Ivan Brackenbury’ and psychic ‘Ian D Montfort’, have won him over 30 five star reviews and many awards both at home and abroad. He has been nominated twice for the Edinburgh Comedy Award, Trident Comedy Award and Perth International Fringe Comedy Award. He was voted a ‘Fosters Comedy God’, has won Best International Act at the New Zealand International Comedy Festival, Adelaide Fringe, Nottingham International Comedy Festival and 3 Sony Gold Awards. Last year his character Ivan Brackenbury also appeared in Dictionary Corner on Channel 4’s popular 8 OUT OF TEN CATS DOES COUNTDOWN.

Television

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8 OUT OF 10 CATS DOES COUNTDOWN

Ivan Brackenbury

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