Chortle Award winning Ed Gamble is a stand-up comedian, writer and actor. He is currently starring in BBC America’s first original comedy commission Almost Royal, a new spoof reality series in which Ed plays Georgie Carlton, 50th in line to the throne. Following its success in the US, the series has been picked up to transmit on E4 later this year.
Ed has provided national tour support for Greg Davies' shows Firing Cheeseballs At A Dog and The Back of My Mum's Head, as well as for Russell Kane and Chris Addison, and was awarded Best Compere at the Chortle Awards 2014.
He has appeared on Russell Howard's Good News, performing as both a solo stand up and alongside Ray Peacock as part of Peacock and Gamble. Ed Gamble and Ray Peacock are the only acts to make a return appearance on the show. He has also performed on Dave's One Night Stand, Virtually Famous and Sweat the Small Stuff, and has written for Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Mock The Week and Ask Rhod Gilbert, among others.
For five years Ed was co-writer and host of the iTunes topping and Chortle Award nominated Peacock and Gamble Podcast. Together, Peacock & Gamble present programmes for BBC Radio 4 Extra's The Comedy Club and starred in Warm Up for BBC Comedy Online. Ed currently co-hosts two shows for Fubar Radio: Peacock & Gamble with Ray Peacock, and The Rock Show with Joel Dommett.
Ed is appearing at the Edinburgh Fringe 2014 with his debut solo show, Gambletron 5000.
“An ability to open his mouth and spontaneously say something hysterically funny” The Guardian
“Moments of stupendous invention” List