Branded ‘a proper Essex geezer’, Josh James is one of the UK’s most exciting breakout comedy names. With sharp punchlines packed full of both warmth and edge, his natural charisma has already garnered him a seriously impressive reputation on the circuit. 

Josh was voted Essex Comedian of the Year 2019. His strong regional voice and cheeky chappy persona lends itself to perfectly delivering a wealth of material covering everything from his East End Nan, relationships, celebrity culture and fame – garnering fans up and down the country.

Alongside his impressive live stand up, Josh’s online character creations and social sketches have gone viral on multiple occasions. These hit clips draw on football culture, relatable characters and the big topical news stories, all told through this hilarious Essex chap’s view of the world.  

Josh has also partnered and launched his own hit comedy night with the iconic Pie & Mash shop F.Cooke, featuring the very best stand ups from the circuit that encapsulate the culture and East End heritage.

Josh James is most definitely, one to watch.

“Really very slick. He’s a proper Essex geezer and is actually super smart underneath the persona.” – The Stand Comedy Club

“Deceptively clever laddish jokes” – The British Comedy Guide