Hardy"s intelligent disdain holds the attention throughout. Whatever the political folly, he can tease a laugh out of it.
The Times 2004
UK TOUR 2005
Jeremy will be continuing his vigorous live schedule in Spring 2005. All corners of the Britain will be taken in from Armagh to the Isle of Wight. To see a full run down of dates, venues and box office details please click on the link below
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"ALWAYS ONE STEP WIDE OF INSULT AND ONE AHEAD OF EXPECTATION..."
Jeremy Hardy, former bar room hell raiser, abandoned a life of booze and drugs to follow Jesus. Jesus gave him the slip so Jeremy went shopping.
Jeremy Hardy is one of the UK"s foremost stand-up comedians. His live work has included Just 4 Laughs, (Montreal Comedy Festival), the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where he won the prestigious Perrier Award in 1998.
Since then Jeremy has performed regularly throught the British Isle"s on sell out tours. In 2002 Jeremy performed a sell out run at London"s prestigious Cochrane Theatre.
Jeremy has also performed in and co-written Unnatural Acts and At Home With The Hardys (Radio 4) from which a very successful stage show ran at both the Edinburgh Festival and Hackney Empire. He was also a regular panellist on BBC 2"s Loose Talk and a regular guest on Radio 4"s Just A Minute, And I"m The Queen Of Sheba, I"m Sorry I Haven"t A Clue. Jeremy can alos be regularly be heard as an essential member of BBC Radio 4"s hugely popular The News Quiz team. One minute lewd, the next blimpish, the next acerbic, he is always one step wide of insult and one ahead of expectation Financial Times
Jeremy Hardy"s first book When Did You Last See Your Father? was published by Methuen in 1992. His second book Jeremy Hardy Speaks To The Nation was the product of the Radio 4 show of the same name. In 2004 the radio show was nominated for a prestigious Sony Radio Award for Comedy.
In 1995 Jeremy appeared in and co-wrote Jack And Jeremy"s Real Lives with Jack Dee for Channel 4. In 2001 Jeremy was also a team captain alongside Graham Garden on BBC2"s critically acclaimed series If I Ruled The World.
He has also been a regular columnist for The Saturday Guardian and The Evening Standard.