“Shephard brings an energy and ability to put the emphasis on the correct syllable that would make anyone laugh” - Jeannie Jameson, Remotegoat
"Well-timed punchlines and endearing self-awareness" - Tom Bateman, ThreeWeeks
Mike is a writer and comedian who has written for BBC Radio 4, NewsRevue and the award-winning Tin Can Podcast. He is part of sketch group The Expeditionary Force whose sell-out show The First Supper was produced in London, Edinburgh and Newcastle. Other credits include the role of Catesby in Quest for Guy Fawkes (Living TV), Dave Donnelly in 'Heckle' (2013 Cannes Film Festival) and as a regular presenter on Hayes FM. As a comic he is the regular host of History's Greatest Monster (the historically-inspired comedy club) and has performed throughout the the country including at The Stand in Glasgow and at the Manchester Comedy Store as part of the BBC New Comedy Award.
In 2013 he took his first full-length solo show, Everything That Happened in the 20th Century Seen Through the Eyes of a Liar, to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.