Stephen Buchanan

Comedian Profile

BBC New Comedy Award Winner 2018
Scottish Comedian of the Year Winner 2018

Stephen Buchanan is one of the most promising young comedians to emerge from Scotland in recent years.

His self-deprecating persona along with his observational style make him a hit with audience and fellow comedians alike.

In 2017 he came runner-up in the Scottish Comedian of the Year competition and was crowned BBC New Comedy Award winner in 2018.

Buchanan is also establishing himself as a promising writer with credits from BBC Radio Scotland’s topical panel show ‘Breaking the News’ and BBC Scotland’s online sketch series ‘Short Stuff’.

“Skilful, personal and pitch perfect stand-up”

– The Wee Review

“Promising young comedian”

 The Skinny

“His material was tight and assuredly delivered”

– The Scotsman