Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Chris Ramsey Interview Comedian Celebrity Juice…..
Raised in South Shields, Chis is the hugely distinctive, memorable, hysterical and warm stand-up comedian who shot to fame on ITV2’s Celebrity Juice with Keith Lemon.
Ramsey studied film at the University of Sunderland. He decided to leave without completing his degree in order to focus on stand-up comedy which was taking off for him at the same time.
Ramsey began his career in comedy in 2007 by hosting an open-mic night in Newcastle upon Tyne. In 2008, he was a nominee for the “Chortle Student Comedian of the Year”.
Ramsey married singer and actress Rosie Winter in July 2014.
Hear Chris in conversation with Alex Belfield from November 2014:
In 2010, Ramsay took his first solo show, Aggrophobic, to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. His 2011 show, Offermation, was nominated for an Edinburgh Comedy Award.
Offermation was recorded for BBC Radio 4, and broadcast in March 2012.Ramsey’s 2012 Edinburgh show was Feeling Lucky, followed by a national tour.
From October 2012 to December 2013, Ramsey starred as Jack Pearson in Jason Cook’s BBC Two sitcom Hebburn. The show is set in Hebburn, near to Ramsey’s hometown, South Shields. It screened for two series and a Christmas special.
Ramsey has made several appearances on television shows including Mock the Week, Morgan Spurlock’s New Britannia, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Russell Howard’s Good News, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Show and Tell, Argumental, Sweat the Small Stuff and Virtually Famous.
Intevview recorded by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 7th November 2014.