Dane Buckley - Probably the world's best left-handed, Irish-Indian, gay, Comedian
Dane Buckley is the world’s ONLY Irish, Indian, gay comedian… probably. Dane's comedy is an absolute delight—high-energy, self-deprecating, sarcastic, and filled to the brim with mischief.
Hailing from a council estate in Harrow, Dane has been handling hecklers since the tender age of 7, and guess what? He absolutely thrives on it! His comedic style is characterized by that infectious energy, clever self-deprecation, biting sarcasm, and mischievousness that keeps audiences on their toes.
Dane has built a formidable reputation for himself by conquering gong competitions. In his first year, he managed to unite an impressive collection of belts, including King Gong at the Comedy Store, The Blackout at Up the Creek, Ding Dong Gong at Vauxhall Comedy Club, Top Secret Gong at Top Secret, and Beat the Frog at the Frog & Bucket.
But that's not all! Dane's success continues to soar. He emerged victorious in the Beat The Frog World Series 2022, wowed audiences with his comedic prowess at The Comedy Knockout in Backyard Comedy Club, clinched the silver at the Max Turner Prize 2022, and reached the finals for various competitions such as LGBTQ+ New Comedian of the Year 2022, The Stand-Up Club's Get Up Stand Up Competition, and the 2 Northdown New Act Competition.
Dane's talent has also caught the attention of renowned comedians. He has had the honor of supporting Tom Allen and Rosie Jones on their tours, and his remarkable performances have received praise from industry professionals. Joe Lycett is a big fan, Russell Howard has applauded Dane's success and Tom Ward describes him as "one of the most natural comedians" he's ever seen, highlighting his personable nature, hilarious delivery, and effortless stage presence. Rachel Parris commends Dane's superb, slick finesse, appreciating his beautiful turn of phrase and the constant stream of jokes he effortlessly delivers.
Dane Buckley is a force to be reckoned with in the comedy world, and his star is undoubtedly on the rise.
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