Since appearing on the comedy scene in the 1990s, Luton's lapsed choirboy Junior Simpson quickly established himself as a true 'tour de force' as a live performer as well as a highly sought after and regular face on television.
With his infectious energy and huge stage presence, Junior Simpson has a boundless joy and exuberance that has audiences hooked with hilarity. A true observational comic, Simpson finds his humour in the everyday and humdrum with anecdotes of his world travels as a comedian adding a personal originality to his set.
Although mischievous and daring, Junior Simpson is never crass or crude and can tailor his set to suit any audience making him a favourite for warm up, TV and corporate engagements.
Junior has performed in countless festivals including… Leeds Comedy In The Park, Carling Weekend, Reading Festival, Leeds Festival, Brighton Festival, Guilfest, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Leicester Comedy Festival, Birmingham Comedy Festival, Liverpool Comedy Festival, Ealing Comedy Festival and the Vodacom Funny Festival (Cape Town).
He has also made numerous television and radio appearances including Richard & Judy, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and The 11 O'Clock Show. He has also been a warm up artist for many television shows such as I'm Alan Partridge, The Ali G Show, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, The Sketch Show and Dead Ringers.
Junior has also made guest appearances in films such as Love Actually (Dir Richard Curtis), Don't Stop Dreaming (Dir Dildar Singh) & High Heels & Low Lifes (Dir Mel Smith).