Chris Addison



Place of birth:

Didsbury, Manchester, England, UK:


Chris Addison is an English stand-up comedian, writer and actor. He is known for his lecture-style comedy shows, two of which he later adapted for BBC Radio 4. In addition to stand-up, in television he plays Ollie in the BBC 2 television satire The Thick of It and Toby in its spin-off film In the Loop, and he co-created and starred in the BBC 2 sitcom Lab Rats. In radio he hosts the weekly comedy news satire show 7 Day Sunday on BBC Radio 5 Live.

Film Credits

Horrible Histories: The Movie - Rotten Romans (2019)
as Colin
The Look of Love (2013)
as Tony Power
Chris Addison: Live (2011)
as Himself
Robin Ince: Nine Lessons and Carols for Godless People (2010)
as Chris Addison
The 100 Greatest Stand Ups 2010 (2010)
In the Loop (2009)
as Toby Wright
The Rise of the Nutters (2007)
as Oliver Reeder
100 Greatest Stand-Ups (2007)
as Himself

Production Credits

The Hustle (2019)
Chris Addison: Live (2011)
Hallelujah! ()