Marcel Lucont is the multi award-winning laconic Frenchman whose dry wit, bawdy chansons and exquisite sex poetry have made him a star from Roubaix to Melbourne and back again. In 2016 he appeared on Comedy Central Live at The Comedy Store and released his iconic show Gallic Symbol on Next Up and can currently be on seen on tour in the UK with his smash hit Edinburgh show Marcel Lucont’s Whine List. Tickets and more info available here. He will also grace the prestigious Comedy Stage at this year’s Edinburgh Festival.
Marcel was a series regular on two series of BBC3’s Live At The Electric, as well as appearing on Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC3), Set List (Sky Atlantic) and most recently, The John Bishop Show (BBC1). He has performed several sell-out runs in Perth, Melbourne, Adelaide and New Zealand, where he has also appeared on The New Zealand Comedy Festival Gala (TV3) and 7 Days (TV3). A stalwart of the Edinburgh Fringe, he was awarded the Amused Moose Laughter Award in 2012 and wil return with an all new show in 2016. Marcel is also the author of the hit book What We French Think of You English and Where You Are Going Wrong, which is available here.
He is also in demand as a host and after dinner performer, with previous clients including The European Coffee Awards, Secure Health and Wurst.
“Fresh, accesible and hilarious” The Guardian
“Wonderful French wit … superb stuff … His elegant, sardonic turns of phrase are an utter joy”
“Very funny… Quick-witted and exceedingly sharp”
British Comedy Guide