Des McLean is a comedian with a track record the clearly demonstrates his wide appeal to those who love to laugh, from the heart of Glasgow to the "big smoke" of London, Des has performed and entertained at the highest level.
Live comedy is the forte of this brilliant Glasgow comic, but as appearances on Television in shows like the "Live Floor Show" and weekly radio performances on BBC Radio demonstrate, he has many arrows in his sling, and each one hits the comedy mark.
Des has also performed a one- man show at the Edinburgh Fringe and received the type of critical acclaim that many crave but few enjoy., and a recent highlight of the new Glasgow Comedy Festival was the sell-out of Des"s one-man show.
Des is well known the consistent high level of performance that he delivers in a professional and original manner, allowing promoters and comedy lovers to look forward in anticipation of his delivery of a unique and well-honed act that has delighted audiences throughout the UK. With Des one thing is guaranteed, quality!
Des has enjoyed success as a finalist in the BBC new comedy awards and the C4 competition, "So you Think You"re Funny", but his biggest success must be the fact that every club that has booked the Glasgow comedian have asked him back to perform again and again!
fine piece of home grown talent" - Forth FM Edinburgh Festival 2002
"Excellent as always, very very funny" - The List
"Funniest and most original comedian I have seen recently" - Peter Kay
"As comedy goes, McLean is pure Gold" - Evening Times 2002
"Right out of the top drawer, hilarious and hysterical" - The Herald 2002