A young Amstell started performing on the comedy circuit when he was just 14 and later caught the eye of TV executives in 1998 after becoming the youngest ever finalist of the BBC New Comedy Awards. A short and somewhat chequered stint with Nickelodeon followed before he parted company with the children s channel and found himself much more at home as the cult co-host for Channel 4 s POPWORLD.
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First Live Tour
SIMON has headlined the comedy stages at both the Leeds and Reading Festivals. SIMON AMSTELL has been taking his stand up to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for the last five years. Last year his show, ‘No Self’, was the must-see of the festival.