Andrew Maxwell.

Andrew Maxwell

Andrew Maxwell is an Irish stand-up comedian recognisable as the narrator of the long-running MTV series Ex On The Beach and as a regular on The News Quiz. He has also hosted his own BBC Radio 4 shows Andrew Maxwell's Public Enemies and Welcome To Wherever You Are.

Biography

Andrew Maxwell is an Irish stand-up comedian known to audiences across these islands for narrating the MTV reality series Ex On The Beach.

Maxwell's comedy career began in 1992 at The Comedy Cellar at The International Bar in Dublin, Ireland. This led to a number of regular appearances on BBC Two's Sunday Show, and soon he was featuring on British comedy television shows such as Never Mind The Buzzcocks and Mock The Week.

In 2004 he won Channel 4's short-lived reality show Kings Of Comedy, hosted by Russell Brand, which pitted old and new member of the comedy industry against each other. In [y[]2007[/y] he was nominated for the if.comedy award for the best show at the Edinburgh Fringe.

In 2017 he began presenting his own BBC Radio 4 series entitled Welcome To Wherever You Are, a show that invites comics from all across the world to speak a

In October 2018, Maxwell made a special appearance in the Irish episode of the HISTORY channel series Al Murray; Why Does Everyone Hate The English alongside host Al Murray.

Maxwell is recognisable as the voice of MTV's hit show Ex On The Beach, which has run for nine series, and on BBC Radio 4 a the host of Andrew Maxwell's Public Enemies, a stand-up show involving topics as varied as The Food Industry, The Internet, The Drugs Trade and Nationalists, and as a regular on The News Quiz.

Maxwell regularly hosts his own weekly late-night comedy gig entitled Fullmooners, which mainly takes place in London but also tours across the UK and features at festivals including Edinburgh. Moreover, he is a founder member of Altitude Comedy Festival, staged in the Alps. Maxwell is also a victor on Celebrity Mastermind, with a specialist subject of Lebanon (which he knew nothing about 6 months before the recording).

In 2019 Maxwell went viral for a joke about the Irish Border and Brexit, helpfully pointing out that "Number one, it's not the Irish border, it's the British border in Ireland. The Irish border is the beach,"

Gender
Male
Nationality
Ireland
Born
Tuesday 3rd December 1974 (45 years-old)

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Credits

 
Year Production Role
2020 Andrew Maxwell: Reality Coming Soon Self
2019 The Museum Of Curiosity - Gallery 14
  1. E5 - Meeting Eighty-Five
Guest
2019 Greenwich Comedy Festival Self
2019 The News Quiz - Series 100 Host / Presenter
2019 The News Quiz - Series 100 Guest
2019 Reading & Leeds Festivals Self
2019 Julius 'Call Me Caesar' Caesar Actor
2019 Andrew Maxwell: All Talk Self
2019 Welcome To Wherever You Are - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2019 Brighton Comedy Garden Self
2019 The News Quiz - Series 99 Guest
2019 Breaking The News - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2019 Breaking The News - Series 12
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2019 Andrew Maxwell: Showtime Self
2018 The News Quiz - Series 98 Guest
2018 Dave's Advent Calendar Self
2018 Breaking The News - Series 11
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2018 Roast Battle - Series 2
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Self
2018 The News Quiz - Series 97 Guest
2018 Andrew Maxwell: Shake a Leg Self
2018 Breaking The News - Series 10
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2018 Unspun With Matt Forde - Series 4
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2018 The News Quiz - Series 95 Guest
2017 Welcome To Wherever You Are - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2017 Breaking The News - Series 8
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2017 The News Quiz - Series 94 Guest
2017 Afterhours Comedy: Amused Moose Comedy Self
2017 Andrew Maxwell: Showtime Self
2017 Breaking The News - Series 7
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2017 The News Quiz - Series 93 Guest
2017 The Now Show - Series 50 Self
2017 The Now Show - Series 50 Writer
2017 The News Quiz - Series 92 Guest
2017 State Of The Nations
  1. E3 - Northern Ireland
Self
2016 Drunk History - Christmas Special
  1. Christmas Special
Self
2016 Rich Hall's (US) Breakdown
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2016 Breaking The News - Series 4
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2016 It's Not Me, It's You
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2016 Andrew Maxwell: Slight Return Self
2016 Safeword - Series 2
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Self
2016 Welcome To Wherever You Are - Pilot
  1. Episode One
Host / Presenter
2016 The News Quiz - Series 90 Guest
2016 Andrew Maxwell's Late Agenda Host / Presenter
2016 Andrew Maxwell's Late Agenda Writer
2016 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 1 Highlights
  1. Series 1 Highlights
Guest
2016 Breaking The News - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2016 The News Quiz - Series 89 Guest
2015 Radio 4's Night Of Comedy For Children In Need Guest
2015 Breaking The News - Series 2
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
  2. E4 - Episode Four
  3. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2015 Fresh From The Fringe - 2015 Host / Presenter
2015 The Wrestling Self
2015 Andrew Maxwell - Yo Contraire Self
2015 Safeword - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Self
2015 Stand Up Central - Series 1
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2015 Breaking The News - Series 1
  1. Special - Edinburgh Special
  2. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2015 The News Quiz - Series 86 Guest
2015 Reality Bites
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2015 Drunk History - Series 1
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2014 MacAulay And Co - Edinburgh 2014
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2014 Andrew Maxwell: Hubble Bubble Self
2014 Life: An Idiot's Guide - Series 3
  1. E1 - Multiculturalism
Guest
2014 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2014 Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums - Series 3
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2014 Alan Davies Apr├Ęs-Ski
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2013 Set List: Stand-Up Without A Net Guest
2013 Andrew Maxwell's Public Enemies Host / Presenter
2013 Andrew Maxwell's Public Enemies Writer
2013 Paulmooners: A Fullmooners Moontacular Self
2013 The Wrestling II Self
2013 The Comedian's Comedian Live With Stuart Goldsmith Self
2013 Andrew Maxwell: Banana Kingdom Self
2013 The News Quiz - Series 81 Guest
2013 The Manuscript
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2013 Mock The Week Looks Back At...
  1. E9 - Royals
Self (Archive Material)
2013 Dara O Briain: School Of Hard Sums - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2013 The News Quiz - Series 80 Guest
2013 Altitude Comedy Festival Host / Presenter
2013 Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask - Series 2
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2013 Dilemma - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2013 John Bishop's Only Joking
  1. E10 - Episode Ten
  2. E9 - Episode Nine
  3. E7 - Episode Seven
  4. E6 - Episode Six
  5. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2012 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 14
  1. Special - Best Bits
  2. Special - Best Bits
  3. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2012 Dave's One Night Stand - Series 4 Host / Presenter
2012 Don't Sit In The Front Row - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2012 Andrew Maxwell: That's The Spirit Self
2012 Chris Moyles' Comedy Empire Self
2012 The News Quiz - Series 77 Guest
2012 Morgan Spurlock's New Britannia
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2012 Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask - Series 1
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2012 What's So Funny? - Series 3
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2012 Late 'N' Live Guide To Comedy Self
2012 Hot Gossip - Series 5
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2011 So This Is Christmas Self
2011 Live At The Apollo - Series 7
  1. E5 - Rich Hall, Andrew Maxwell, Mark Watson
Guest
2011 The Now Show - Series 35 Guest
2011 Richard Bacon's Beer & Pizza Club - Series 2
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2011 Fighting Talk - Series 9 Guest
2011 Maxwell's Fullmooners Self
2011 Andrew Maxwell: The Lights Are On Self
2011 After Hours Comedy Self
2011 Wall Of Fame Regular Panellist
2011 The News Quiz - Series 74 Guest
2010 FHM's Stand-Up Hero - Series 1
  1. E4 - Heat 4
Guest
2010 Richard Bacon's Beer & Pizza Club - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2010 Celebrity Juice - Series 4
  1. Special - Bang Tidy Year
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2010 Maxwell's Fullmooners Self
2010 Andrew Maxwell: Five Nights Only Self
2010 And The Winner Is... - Series 1
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2009 Magners Brighton Comedy Festival Self
2009 Argumental - Series 2
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2009 MacAulay And Co - Edinburgh 2009
  1. E5 - Friday 14th
Guest
2009 Hot Gossip - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2009 Have I Got News For You - Series 37
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2009 Celebrity Juice - Series 2
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2008 Argumental - Series 1
  1. Special - Highlights Special
  2. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2008 Celebrity Juice - Series 1
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2005 Mock The Week Guest
QI Guest

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