Jimmy Carr is an British-Irish stand-up comedian, writer, and television host from Hounslow, London.
Known for his one-liners, dark humour, and rather high-pitched laugh, Carr originally started as a radio presenter before moving to comedy in 2000.
In 2003 he toured his show, ‘Charm Offensive’, which was followed by ‘A Public Display of Affection’, in 2004, ‘Gag Reflex’, in 2006, ‘Repeat Offender’, in 2007, ‘Joke Technician’, in 2008, ‘Rapier Wit’, in 2009, ‘Laughter Therapy’, in 2010, ‘Gagging Order’, in 2012 and ‘Funny Business’ in 2014.
After working his way into the stand-up elite through a series of high-profile and high-selling UK tours, he earned himself a spot hosting Channel 4’s ‘Your Face or Mine?’, in 2002, followed by ‘Distraction’ in 2003, ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’ in 2005 and ‘The Big Fat Quiz of the Year’ in 2004, both to the present day.
In 2018, Jimmy Carr toured his new show, The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits, all over the UK and Ireland.
Carr has now announced a huge new stand-up tour for 2019 and 2020 titled Terribly Funny. Catch him live by checking out the tour dates and ticket information on Stereoboard below.
Launceston Tasmania Princess Theatre on February 21 2018
Saw Jimmy in Launceston Tasmania Australia. Don't think I have ever laughed so much. Fabulous show.So good to see someone of his calibre in Tasmania. Great audience interaction especially with the person with a similar laugh in the audience. Made Jimmy smile. LOL. Can't wait for his return