Nick Hall

Nick Hall


Nick Hall is a writer and comedian. He has written and performed for BBC2, BBC3, and BBC Radio 4, as well as appearing on Sky News, The Times podcast and writing articles for The Independent.

Nick is currently performing his history comedy show ‘Spencer’ around the UK, follow a successful run at the Edinburgh Festival. ‘Spencer’ is the story of Spencer Percival, the only British Prime Minister ever to be assassinated.

Nick is a member of London’s hottest improvised comedy group The Committee, as well as teaching stand-up at the Hoopla comedy school. Since starting comedy in 2013, Nick has reached the semi-finals of So You Think You’re Funny, beaten the Gong at The Comedy Store, beaten the Blackout at Up the Creek, and won the New Act Night at the Comedy Café. Nick has compered for cult movie night Hot Tub Cinema and hit football show Comedy Commentary, as well as hosting and public speaking at numerous other events.

Nick Hall @NickHallSays

Not to be a pedant but they should be called packs of Whatsits

Tough Mudder to be downgraded to Mildly Inconvenient Mudder

I prefer to be called malignant @nickhallsays but I'll take it. Looking forward to doing Leicester Improv Festival with @maxdickins next weekend!

New Vice-Chancellor @TimJBlackman sharing some of his thoughts on why our research is so important...

#OUResearch #OU50FirstDays

Failure to invest in and support the UK's vital medicines and health science industry👩‍🔬🧪 has cost the economy £45bn since 2010💸

New IPPR research has found the sector has suffered a 'lost decade' and #NoDealBrexit heightens the risk⤵️ 1/5

The irony is that if Joker did that stand-up set nowadays he'd probably end up in the final of Britain's Got Talent

Doing this comedy history show at @Southwarkcathed tonight. Should be a lot of fun. It's 50% learning and 50% laughing!

If you love comedy and history then you might just like my new show at @Southwarkcathed next Thurs 10th lifting the lid on forgotten people and fascinating stories from history (plus some jokes)

If you love comedy and history then join us on 10 October when comedian and writer Nick Hall @NickHallSays lifts the lid on a treasure trove of forgotten people and fascinating stories from history.

Full details and tickets available from link

To be honest I don't think Baby Daniel should have been smoking in the first place

Join these fat heads this Friday for #rhinocerosbigfriday @NorthLondonTav Improv, character & sketch comedy with London's biggest idiots: @maxdickins @NickHallSays @JLTimprov @Youneedhelpshow @kilburntimes @LifeInKilburn @bktimes Guaranteed shiny hair.…

I came second in a Fidel Castro lookalike competition. Close but no cigar.

On Thurs 10th Oct I'm performing my #history show 'The Good, the Bad and the Weird' at @Southwarkcathed - featuring the quirky characters you were never taught about in history. Why not come along!

I think every matchday Diego Simeone puts out one all black suit and one all white suit on his bed. He gazes wistfully at the all white and says, 'One Diego, one day...'

Cynicism has become our default setting, says actor Tom Hanks. Well he would say that wouldn’t he? Overpaid Hollywood prick.

Only just realised it's the actor John Simm not the actor John Simms.

Lets never forget that in Lord of the Rings films, Orcs know what menus are #lookslikemeatsbackonthemenuboys

Staying in my childhood bedroom tonight. Looking up at posters of Gillian Anderson circa-FHM and 1998's Paul Scholes. Mum's done a weird re-decoration if I'm honest.

I remember what year I had sex in the same way that someone else remembers what year there was a general election

I find the end of 'A Star is Born' really upsetting, because it's a waste of perfectly good comp ticket