‘Guilty pleasure’ (Daily Record), Stephen Bailey is a comedian, television personality and writer, whose friendly and open brand of gossipy humour has made him one of the most sought after acts on the UK comedy circuit today. He is ‘annoyingly sharp’ (The New Current) and audiences relate to his sassy style as he takes to the stage with ‘fantastic natural wit and charisma’ (Edinburgh Festivals). In 2015, his show was nominated for the Amused Moose Comedy Award (Best Show).
His star has started to rise having appeared on numerous TV shows including ITV2’s Safeword, ITVBe’s Kate’s Wardrobe Secrets, W’s Celebrity Advice Bureau and Channel 5’s Celebrity Big Brother’s Bit On the Side & It’s Not Me, It’s You and he can be seen on CelebAbility (ITV2) this summer.
Having previously supported Katherine Ryan and Jenny Eclair on their UK tours, 2017 saw Stephen hit the road with his own debut headline tour Stephen Bailey: Nation’s Sweetheart, which was a solid stand-up 90 minutes focusing on dating disasters, family lunacy and celebrity put-downs, which we can all relate to, as he explored ALL the tales that we are not posting on Facebook.
“Bailey dominates the stage” – Chortle
“When it comes to being funny, he’s just got it” – Scotsgay