Jason Manford
Jason Manford

Jason Manford

  • 40 years-old
  • English
  • Actor and stand-up comedian

Known for: 8 Out Of 10 Cats (Team Captain), Jason Manford Live (Host / Presenter)

Jason Manford

Jason Manford is an English stand-up comedian, actor and presenter from Manchester. He rose to national fame after becoming a team captain on 8 Out Of 10 Cats, and has toured a number of successful stand-up shows around the UK.

More information

Born
Tuesday 26th May 1981
Nationality
English

Awards

National Reality TV Awards 2021
Best TV Presenter: Nominee
National Comedy Awards, The 2021
Best Stand Up Show: Longlisted
ARIAs, The 2021
The Comedy Award: Nominee (The Jason Manford Show (Absolute Radio))
National Television Awards, The 2021
Daytime: Longlisted (Jason Manford's Unbeatable)
ARIAs, The 2018
Funniest Show: Nominee (Jason Manford for Absolute Radio)
ARIAs, The 2017
Best Music Presenter - Non Breakfast: Nominee (Jason Manford for Absolute Radio)
Chortle Awards 2006
Breakthrough Act: Winner
Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2005
Best Comedy Show: Nominee
Leicester Mercury Comedian Of The Year 2000
Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year: Winner
So You Think You're Funny? 2000
Main Prize: Nominee

Credits

Year Production Role
2022 Tramlines Self
2022 Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable - Series 2
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
Guest
2022 The National Comedy Awards Self
2022 QI - Series S
  1. E5 - Sugar And Spice
  2. Special - VG: Part I
Guest
2022 Would I Lie To You? - Series 15
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2022 Guessable? - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2021 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Christmas Special
  1. Christmas Special
Guest
2021 Live At The Apollo - Series 16
  1. Special - Noel At The Apollo: Jason Manford, Maisie Adam, Nabil Abdulrashid
Host / Presenter
2021 The Complaints Department Host / Presenter
2021 Rhod Gilbert's Growing Pains - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2021 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 6
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2021 Les Dawson: The Lost Tapes Self
2021 Leeds Comedy Festival Self
2021 Leeds Comedy Festival Self
2021 Chester Comedy Festival Self
2021 Murder, They Hope - Series 1
  1. E3 - Dales Of The Unexpected
Freddie
2021 Guessable? - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2021 Funny Festival Live Host / Presenter
2021 Stand Up & Deliver Self
2021 Jason Manford: Like Me Self
2021 Paul Sinha's TV Showdown - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2020 Southport Comedy Festival Self
2020 Guessable? - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2020 The Graham Norton Show - Series 28
  1. E6 - Nicole Kidman, Kylie Minogue, Nicola Adams, Jason Manford, Josh O'Connor, Emma Corrin
Guest
2020 Live At The Apollo - The One About...
  1. Special - Transport
Guest
2020 Covid HR: Covidginity Mike Durham
2020 Jason Manford's Muddle Class Executive Producer
2020 Jason Manford's Muddle Class Writer
2020 Jason Manford's Muddle Class Host / Presenter
2020 Bradley Walsh: Happy 60th Birthday Narrator
2020 Comedians: Home Alone
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Self
2020 The Ranganation - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2020 All Star Happy Hour With Mo Gilligan
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2020 Reasons To Be Cheerful With Matt Lucas
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Self
2020 First & Last Host / Presenter
2019 QI - Series Q
  1. E1 - Quirky
  2. E3 - Quarrels
  3. Special - Highlights Special
  4. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2019 Scarborough Mike
2019 Greenwich Comedy Festival Self
2019 The Rob Rinder Verdict
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2019 Livewire Festival Self
2019 The Tez O'Clock Show
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2019 Manford's Blackpool Comedy Festival Self
2018 My Favourite Sketch Guest
2018 QI - Series P
  1. E2 - Peril
  2. E8 - Plants
  3. Special - Highlights Special
  4. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2018 The Jonathan Ross Show - Series 13
  1. E4 - Lily Allen, Riz Ahmed, Gemma Chan, Jason Manford, Jonas Blue
Guest
2018 All Round To Mrs. Brown's - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2018 Jason Manford: Muddle Class Self
2017 Michael McIntyre's Big Show - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2017 QI - Series O
  1. Special - O Christmas
  2. E14 - Oddballs
  3. Special - Highlights Special
  4. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2017 Duck Quacks Don't Echo - Series 6
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2017 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 13 (Channel 4: Series 14)
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2017 Dying Laughing Self
2017 The Graham Norton Show - Series 21
  1. E6 - Guy Ritchie, Charlie Hunnam, Billie Piper, Jason Manford, Imelda May
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2017 John Bishop In Conversation With... - Series 2
  1. E8 - Jason Manford
Guest
2017 Benidorm - Series 9
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
André
2017 The Nightly Show Host / Presenter
2017 The Nightly Show
  1. E30 - Episode Thirty
Guest
2017 Twirlywoos - Series 3
  1. E19 - More About Faster And Faster
Ensemble Actor
2016 Is This Your Life? Cancelled Team Captain
2016 Ross Noble's Horror: The Catchment Executive Producer
2016 Jason Manford's Horror: That's The Spirit Executive Producer
2016 Jason Manford's Horror: That's The Spirit Writer
2016 Jason Manford's Horror: That's The Spirit Andy
2016 QI - Series N
  1. E2 - North Norse
  2. E4 - Noble Rot
  3. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 15
  4. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 16
Guest
2016 Have I Got News For You - Series 52
  1. Special - Have I Got 2016 News For You
Guest
2016 Dara O Briain's Go 8 Bit - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2016 Would I Lie To You? - Series 10
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. Special - The Unseen Bits
Guest
2016 My Worst Job
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
Self
2016 Have I Got News For You - Series 51
  1. E9 - Episode Nine
Guest
2016 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 7 (Channel 4: Series 8)
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2015 Peter Kay: 20 Years Of Funny Self
2015 Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled - Series 3
  1. Special - Xmas Untitled
Guest
2015 The Show What You Wrote - Series 3 Various
2015 Alan Carr: Chatty Man - Series 15
  1. E8 - Nick Grimshaw, Jason Manford, Andrew Scott, Years & Years
Guest
2015 Jason Manford Live: First World Problems Executive Producer
2015 Jason Manford Live: First World Problems Writer
2015 Jason Manford Live: First World Problems Host / Presenter
2015 The Last Leg - Series 6
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Guest
2015 It's A Funny Old Week Writer
2015 It's A Funny Old Week Host / Presenter
2015 Tonight At The London Palladium - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2015 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 5 (Channel 4: Series 6)
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2014 Funny Old Year - Series 3 Host / Presenter
2014 Live At The Apollo - Series 10
  1. E2 - Jason Manford, Chris Ramsey, Doc Brown
Host / Presenter
2014 QI - Series L
  1. E2 - Location, Location, Location
  2. E7 - Lethal
  3. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 11
  4. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 12
Guest
2014 Duck Quacks Don't Echo - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. Special - Extra
Guest
2014 Tonight At The London Palladium - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2014 Milking It For Charity Self
2014 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 3 (Channel 4: Series 4)
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2014 The Guess List
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2014 Tommy Cooper: Not Like That, Like This Ken Brooke
2013 Funny Old Year - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2013 John Bishop's Christmas Show - John Bishop's Christmas Show 2013
  1. John Bishop's Christmas Show 2013
Guest
2013 Was It Something I Said?
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2013 A League Of Their Own - Series 7
  1. E8 - Episode Eight
  2. Special - Unseen Vol 1
  3. Special - Unseen Vol 2
  4. Special - Best Bits
Guest
2013 QI - Series K
  1. E6 - Killers
  2. E10 - Keeps
  3. E13 - Kitchen Sink
  4. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 9
  5. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 10
Guest
2013 The Comedian's Comedian Live With Stuart Goldsmith Self
2013 Jason Manford - First World Problems Self
2013 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown - Series 1 (Channel 4: Series 2)
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2013 Would I Lie To You? - Series 7
  1. E3 - Episode Three
  2. Special - The Unseen Bits
Guest
2013 Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask - Series 2
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Guest
2013 The Matt Lucas Awards - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2013 Room 101 - Series 2
  1. E4 - Deborah Meaden, Paloma Faith, Jason Manford
Guest
2013 John Bishop's Only Joking
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E2 - Episode Two
  3. E3 - Episode Three
  4. E4 - Episode Four
  5. E5 - Episode Five
  6. E7 - Episode Seven
  7. E8 - Episode Eight
  8. E9 - Episode Nine
  9. E10 - Episode Ten
Guest
2012 Funny Old Year - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012
  1. E7 - Jason Manford's Little Cracker
Executive Producer
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012 Writer
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012
  1. E7 - Jason Manford's Little Cracker
Spiderclown
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012
  1. E7 - Jason Manford's Little Cracker
Surgeon
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012
  1. E7 - Jason Manford's Little Cracker
Nurse
2012 Little Crackers - Little Crackers 2012 Dad
2012 Never Mind The Buzzcocks - Series 26
  1. E11 - Episode Eleven
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2012 QI - Series J
  1. E12 - Justice
  2. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 7
  3. Special - QI VG: Compilation Show 8
  4. E18 - Just The Job
Guest
2012 A League Of Their Own - Series 6
  1. E5 - Episode Five
  2. Special - Unseen Vol 1
  3. Special - Unseen Vol 2
Guest
2012 Jason Manford Live Writer
2012 Jason Manford Live Host / Presenter
2012 Comedy World Cup
  1. E1 - Episode One
  2. E6 - Episode Six
  3. E7 - Episode Seven
Team Captain
2012 Celebrity Juice - Series 8
  1. E2 - Episode Two
  2. E12 - Episode Twelve
  3. Special - A Juicemas Carol - Chapter Two
Guest
2012 The Rob Brydon Show - Series 3
  1. E4 - Ronan Keating, Jason Manford, Neil Morrissey
Guest
2012 Eurogeddon: Why England Shouldn't Win Euro 2012 Host / Presenter
2012 The Matt Lucas Awards - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2012 Just A Minute
  1. E5 - Episode Five
  2. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2012 Stand Up For Sport Relief Self
2012 The Mad Bad Ad Show
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2012 Hot Gossip - Series 5
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2012 The Last Leg Self
2011 Never Mind The Buzzcocks - Series 25
  1. Special - Christmas Special
  2. Special - Highlights Special
Guest
2011 Chris Moyles Quiz Night - Series 5
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2011 What's So Funny? - Series 2
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Guest
2011 A League Of Their Own - Series 4
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2011 Epic Win
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2011 My Favourite Joke Self
2011 Show Me The Funny Writer (Additional Material)
2011 Show Me The Funny Host / Presenter
2011 Odd One In - Series 2 Regular Panellist
2011 Channel 4's Comedy Gala
  1. E2 - Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2011
Guest
2011 And The Winner Is... - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2011 24 Hour Panel People Guest
2011 Comedy Rocks With Jason Manford - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2010 The Comedy Annual Self
2010 Carpool
  1. E1 - Jason Manford & Rufus Hound
Guest
2010 Alan Carr: Chatty Man - Series 4
  1. E8 - Robin Williams & Bobcat Goldthwait, Olly Murs, Jason Manford & Alex Jones, Tinchy Stryder
Guest
2010 Jason Manford - I'm Turning Into My Dad Self
2010 Would I Lie To You? - Series 4
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2010 Odd One In - Series 1 Regular Panellist
2010 The Graham Norton Show - Series 7
  1. E12 - Anna Kournikova, Jason Manford, Katy Perry
Guest
2010 Jason Manford Live Writer
2010 Jason Manford Live Host / Presenter
2010 Frank Skinner's Opinionated - Series 1
  1. E5 - Manchester
Guest
2010 You Have Been Watching - Series 2
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2010 Justin Lee Collins: Good Times
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2010 A Comedy Roast
  1. E1 - Bruce Forsyth
Self
2010 Channel 4's Comedy Gala
  1. E1 - Channel 4's Comedy Gala 2010
Guest
2010 Comedy Rocks With Jason Manford - Pilot Host / Presenter
2010 Friday Night With Jonathan Ross - Series 18
  1. E6 - Colin Farrell, Natalia Vodianova, Jason Manford, Jay-Z
Guest
2010 FHM's Stand-Up Hero - Pilot
  1. Episode One
Guest
2010 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 9 Team Captain
2009 Steve Coogan - The Inside Story Self
2009 Live At The Apollo - Series 5
  1. E1 - Jason Manford and Michael McIntyre
Host / Presenter
2009 A Jewel In The Comedy Crown Host / Presenter
2009 Jason Manford And Friends Host / Presenter
2009 Walk On The Wild Side - Series 1 Writer
2009 Walk On The Wild Side - Series 1 Various (Voice)
2009 Would I Lie To You? - Series 3
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2009 As Seen On TV Team Captain
2009 Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow - Series 1
  1. E2 - Manchester
Self
2009 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 8 Team Captain
2009 NQ48 Joe
2009 Walk On The Wild Side - Pilot Writer
2009 Walk On The Wild Side - Pilot Various (Voice)
2009 Friday Night With Jonathan Ross - Series 16
  1. E5 - Mickey Rourke, Jason Manford, Will Young, The Cure
Guest
2008 Live At The Apollo - Series 4
  1. E3 - Sean Lock and Jason Manford
  2. Special - Best Of Live At The Apollo
Guest
2008 Alan Carr's Comedy Outings
  1. E3 - Dangerous Li-Alans
Self (Archive Material)
2008 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 7 Team Captain
2008 Tonightly Host / Presenter
2008 Would I Lie To You? - Series 2
  1. E4 - Episode Four
  2. Special - The Best Of Would I Lie To You?
Guest
2008 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 6 Team Captain
2007 Live At The Apollo - Series 3
  1. E1 - Jack Dee, Jason Manford and Russell Howard
Guest
2007 Would I Lie To You? - Series 1
  1. E4 - Episode Four
Guest
2007 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 5 Team Captain
2007 Comedy Shuffle - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Writer
2007 Comedy Shuffle - Series 1
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Guest
2007 Shameless - Series 4
  1. E5 - Episode Five
Security Guard
2006 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 4
  1. E2 - Episode Two
Guest
2006 8 Out Of 10 Cats - Series 3
  1. E6 - Episode Six
  2. Special - Big Brother 7 Special
Guest
2006 28 Acts In 28 Minutes - Series 1
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
2005 Ideal - Series 1 Jack
2004 The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year
  1. E10 - The Big Fat Quiz Of The 80s
Guest
1988 Comic Relief
  1. E17 - Comic Relief 2019
Team Captain
1988 Comic Relief
  1. E19 - Comic Relief 2021
Host / Presenter
1967 Just A Minute Guest
Jason Manford: Urban Legend Self

Non-comedy TV and film credits may be found here:
Jason Manford on IMDb

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