Luke Benson

Geordie genuine-giant, Luke Benson, is an actor, writer and stand-up comedian. Luke, has been a finalist in the Hackney Empire, Amused Moose and Leicester Square Theatre competitions. He was also nominated for Leicester Mercury New Comedian of the Year Award. Luke can now been seen performing his mix of hilarious stories, original one liners and inventive word-play across the UK as well as overseas.

 “Hugely likeable, experienced & really funny” 
Time Out

“A finely accomplished set…Effortless delivery that we’re sure to see more of in the future.” 

Three Weeks

The List



·         Sort Your Bloody Life Out Mate! Solo (ADALAIDE)
·         Makes Something of Himself Solo (EDINBURGH)
·         Backseat Hero Solo (EDINBURGH)
·         Legendary Feet Solo (EDINBURGH)
·         Just The Tonic’s Big Value Show (EDINBURGH)
·         The Pleasance Comedy Reserve (EDINBURGH)
·         Bestival, Beni Cassim, Hop Farm, Guilestand


·         BBC Radio 6 Music Guest
·         BBC Radio 1 Guest
·         BBC Radio 4 Guest and Writer
·         Capital FM Guest
·         Virgin Guest
·         Absolute Radio Guest
·         Shoreditch Radio Presenter


·         Channel 4 Guest
·         Channel 5 Guest
·         Sky Writer
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