Chris Mayo

Chris Mayo

Actor | Comedian | Writer | Artistic Director

  • Location: London
  • Career stage: Experienced
  • Freelancer: Available

30 year old actor, comedian and writer based in East London. I'm also co-artistic director of new writing theatre company Cuckoo Bang.

Credits include: (Commercial, 2015-2017), Eastenders (BBC), Between Ten And Six (Brighton Fringe 2013), Leicester Sq Theatre, Etc Theatre), Window (Brighton Fringe 2013), Chris Mayo's Identity Crisis (Brighton Fringe, Edinburgh Fringe, Leicester Comedy Festival), Romeo & Juliet (The Nuffield Theatre) and commercials for Natwest, Tesco, McDonalds, Renault, Yamaha, Walkers Crisps, 118 118 and Google. 

As a comedian I've gigged for major UK comedy clubs including Jongleurs, Up The Creek, Just The Tonic, The 99 Club, Off The Kerb, Backyard Comedy Club and many more. I'm an established compere having hosted comedy nights, corporate gigs, theatre shows, student events, Just The Tonic's family friendly show 'Afternoon Delight' and late night stand up show Big Value at Edinburgh Fringe 2013.

Writing credits: In My Head (The Proud Archivist & Brockley Jack Theatre), Between Ten And Six (Brighton Fringe, Etc Theatre, Leicester Sq Theatre), Huffington Post UK. I'm currently writing a new online mini series, due for filming Autumn 2017.

Other work includes: Workshop leading at Theatre Royal Stratford, comedy workshops for IdeasTap, monologue workshops at The Finborough Arms for Cuckoo Bang and co-running Deli Meets a networking event for actors at Theatre Deli in association with A Younger Theatre and The Human Zoo Theatre Company.

Non performance work includes programming comedy nights for theatres, comedy clubs, arts centres, festivals and corporate events across the UK, theatre producing and director, workshop leading and showreel video editing for actors, dancers, singers and more.

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@chris_mayo / @cuckoobang

Work History

Artistic Director - Cuckoo Bang LTD

Jan 2015 - Present

Comedy Programmer - Nuffield Theatre

Sep 2008 - Present


  • Director
  • Live Events
  • Live Performance
  • Stand Up Comedy