Jo trained as an actor and presenter and achieved a BA Hons degree first class. After graduating she worked in Theatre in Education and as a TV actress with roles on the Bill and other BBC drama's and also a part on a Welsh Soap opera for HTV. She is not Welsh but lived there whilst doing her degree and after graduating and does a mean Welsh accent!
In 2010 she took her first steps as a stand up comedian and hasn't looked back since. She regularly gigs around the country and also runs her own comedy club night called jollycomedyclub.com in Worthing where she now lives. She does regular stand up sets but also plays guitar and sings comedy songs. She is a bubbly and lively character who is hard working but always ready with the humour and her funny perspective on life.
Victor has been pub quizzing for most of his life, but recently made the step up to being a bona fide quizmaster earlier this year.
Victor's quizzes are best described as being relaxed yet competitive and humorous with a lot of energy. Victor has gained a following for his specialty 'half time mystery creativity' rounds: contestants have to sculpt an animal or object out of foil before they are brutally critiqued on artistic merit and then awarded points.
Carmen Ali has been hosting quizzes since 2015 with her own style of fun and feistiness. She also performs stand-up comedy and has her own blog.
Carmen has hosted events for corporate clients and for pubs all around London this enables her to cater for any situation.
Hi, I'm Toby Ford, I've over five years of pub quiz hosting experience & have done stand-up comedy, compere work, hosted singalong movie screenings and even immersive events for children!
I'm an all round entertainer who can find something relatable to talk about with anyone in my audience from ages 18-80, I just wish I could retain all of the answers from the questions I ask each week so I could go win the star prize on Eggheads!
Peter Thomas has worked as a voice-over artist, stand-up comedian, video producer and comedy night promoter for a number of years. The pinnacle of his fame may possibly be a blink-and-you-miss-it acting role with Ray Winstone on Channel 4, or maybe a singing bunny rabbit on Dick And Dom In Da Bungalow.
His passions are technology, retro video games and leftfield comedy. He'd be in pub quizzes if he wasn't hosting them.
“Ah”, I hear you think. “What is a handsome looking guy like that doing Quizzes for? He could be a Hollywood movie star!” My real name is Alan but for some reason everyone calls me Groover!
It was while I was in sales that people started to tell me that “you should be on the radio!” ….. and that’s where I ended up.
A long career at the beeb later they finally found out that I was having far too much fun and let me go. But I do love chatting and making people smile, ……. enter quizzing!
It’s not supposed to be too serious, it’s not supposed to be educational (although sometimes you do find a few random facts to amaze your friends and stun your enemies!) but, it is supposed to be fun!
So if you fancy a quiz with a bit of a giggle thrown in give me a call!
Alongside 8 years of experience on the stand up comedy circuit Sam also works at the Science Museum in London where he has presented thousands of science shows.
An incredibly experienced presenter who is at home having the 'banter' with the crowd and prides himself on being able to adapt to different audiences and situations.
Julyanne hosts many weekly quizzes and has the experience to take on any event. Her back ground as a singer has given her confidence on the microphone and a crystal clear voice.
Want a professional presenter and real safe pair of hands? If so Julyanne is your host.
There are many rumours as to the creation of Alana-Jade....some say she wasn't born, she just was; whilst others prefer the story of how she was formed in the roots of an oak tree by Pixie elders to save their world from destruction...
She may or may not have found the joys of wine and so that world dwindled....
Wherever she hails from, she is a tiny bundle of dynamite and is always ready for a crowd.
Born in Germany (to a virgin mother and father), Steve was raised (by wolves) on the tiny island of Malta. And it was here that his first forays into comedy came when at 17 he got his first radio gig on Capital Radio Malta, creating radio unlike anything the country had heard of before. In 2006 he got his first TV gig winning a TV award for the production and presentation of the kids' history show 'Storja Tinkiteb'.
Moving to London at in 2015 , Steve threw himself into the comedy scene with such aplomb that David Cameron started looking at dead pigs in a funny way. (If you are reading this in the future - it was a pretty big deal. It brought down the E.U.). His first comedy hour was given a five-star review and called “Perfect” by The Voice Magazine. He also worked for Colourful Radio and has written for the BBC.
Steve is married to Kat who won his hand after taking part in the reality TV show 'Who will get the man with the enormous shlong' during which she had to decapitate four other potential suitors.
Pete Coppola is a Scottish Italian multi faceted personality who is an experienced quiz master who also works as a Film Extra as well as promoting comedy in Kent and Surrey.
Pete enjoys Ceilidh dancing as well as Ceroc. He has also been known to spin discs at a disco and enjoys lots of sport including down hill ski-ing and badminton.
Pete will provide you with an evening filled with fun and laughter.
Hi everyone, I’m Ian. I’ve been a Quiz Host for Weekly Quiz since August 2016 and have run a few charity quizzes myself. I’m from Chester and have run quizzes as far away as Stoke and beyond. I’m a quizzer myself, it always makes for a fun night out.
I have a friendly, relaxed style of hosting; the most important thing for me is that everyone has had a good time.
From hosting Jonathan Ross in front of 200 ladies to chairing political hustings, Richard has switched tack and now often finds himself hosting quizzes in pubs all over North London and Hertfordshire as well as the odd game of bingo for various local charities.
Well known for his clever music rounds, off the hoof questions and impossible to answer tie breaks, Richard's love for orange shirts and suede Converse reflects his laid back approach and his total lack of dress sense.
Richard is a property guru by day; heads up a posh school's alumni; runs a breakfast club and yet still finds time to read out daft questions about Gladiators.
Matthew has been presenting since 2005 and has presented “The Voice of Wales” in the Glee Club Cardiff, “Weston’s Got Talent” for the re-opening of the pier amongst other live shows and has worked on camera as well as acting for both stage and camera. Matthew is able therefore to mould to the required environment, bringing a performance to your quiz if desired or a more clinical approach if prefered.
Matthew joined Weekly Quiz about a year ago and since has covered the westerly area of the M4 corridor from Llanelli to Bath in search of the perfect audience..... Will anyone score the magic number?? What is the magic number? Ask Matthew at your next quiz!!
Adam has been a host with us for 5 years and now hosts 5 quizzes per week around Surrey and SW London as well as corporates. He's also a professional comedian, actor and model so you're GUARANTEED a fun quiz full of character and comedy!
My name is Brian and I am based in the West Midlands. I have only been with Weekly Quiz for the past 12 months. My Probation Officer approves and he says that it will help to keep me off the streets!
I have recently retired from my post as a Senior Lecturer at Coventry University. So, you can see that I do indeed already know the answers to some of the questions! (Not really!!!)
For my interests, I enjoy hill-walking, dancing, gardening and writing. I am also the proud owner of a West Bromwich Albion season ticket – yes, I do believe in supporting charitable and deserving causes!
I am also a keen quizzer myself. I can be found every Sunday night with my team “Brian’s Harem” (yes, that’s right!!) at The Engine in Kenilworth. This year we represented The Engine at the Regional Finals. I have also appeared on TV in 15 to 1 and decimate and I am currently awaiting my applications to Pointless and The Chase to be approved.
I hope to see you at a pub quiz very soon.
Mark has been a Radio Presenter for many years as well as hosting Roadshows, Xmas Light switch-on events and plenty of other public events. His slightly eccentric nature ensures an enjoyable and excitable evening with a professional edge. Mark currently runs 2 extremely successful quiz nights in Kent and the quiz players love him!
Ray is one of our more experienced quiz masters, having hosted a wide variety of nights for all manner of clients, from cozy country pubs to event nights for some of the largest companies in the world.
Ray's background is in live entertainment having spent a number of years as a stand up comedian, specialising in the MC role. He's also a published writer and has TV and movie credits under his belt during his long and varied career. I would have no hesitation in recommending Ray but don't take our word for it, ask our clients.
Keiran has been with Weekly Quiz for 5 Years now and has entertained crowds all over the UK.
He thoroughly enjoys the social aspect of quiz hosting and has also acquired skills in DJ’ing, children’s entertainment and large-scale event hosting in that time.
Keiran’s plan it to use his gained knowledge to take on the The Beast and win the jackpot on The Chase!
Jay Adkins is a popular Quiz host based in the Worcestershire area of the UK.
Jay Adkins is a award winning Radio presenter hosting a 100% unsigned music radio show that is syndicated on over 40 radio stations around the world each week. He started off in radio at the age of 16 assisting on his local Hospital radio station, from there he progressed to presenting a popular Breakfast show and worked in stations including Beacon Radio (Free Radio) & Kerrang Radio. Those who have witnessed his Close-Up Mind Reading have been astonished by the level of his magical expertise, unique trickery and range of professionalism.
Katie Richardson started life backwards. And it’s just got better and better. She’s been performing theatre globally since 1985, from Nairobi to Brussels and Bangkok to Kampala dividing her time between the stage and diplomacy.
She can be seen occasionally as Lotta Quizeen, whose most recent adventure was to stand as Independent MP wannabe for Putney in London in the 2017 General Election. She loves being part of the quiz world and is very relieved to know that Zamerano cheese actually comes from Spain.
Dave is a cheeky, cocky South African. Been in London now for 10 years, having left home to follow his passion of being on stage and in front of the camera. His most notable camera appearance to date was the "Blind Bonk” on Sex Box.
As is customary for actors in London, Dave has done some strange things for money…So if you recognise him, perhaps its from a Hen Party you went to…or that naked house cleaning you had done. He specialises in improv and stand up comedy and this certainly shines thorough in his quizes. Dave also has a serious side, having started life as a chemical engineer and a boxer, so he can entertain a variety of audiences, ranging from a fun get together with friends, to a room full of corporate big wigs.
Hi, I'm Eddie.
Competitor on Mastermind, Counterpoint, Brain of Britain and 15to 1 as well as countless pub quizzes. I'm more Tyrion Lannister than Jon Snow. " I drink and I know things."
Paul is a self-made millionaire who retired early, but he doesn’t like golf or gardening and the Grandkids annoy him so now he a full time Comedian, Comedy Promoter, TV Extra, Award-winning Santa Claus....and Quizmaster!
We think his age casts him as an authority figure and, as such, he’s perfect for rowdy rooms while his ad-lib comedy makes him ideal for fun-filled nights and his business success makes him especially suitable for corporate events.
Struggling to come to terms with middle age, Dan is an experienced stand-up comedian, MC/host and a popular quiz presenter. His lively and engaging style is always well-received and he adds to the quiz experience with audience engagement that sees him frequently requested back, especially for corporate functions.
Kieran is a comedian and radio presenter. He created his own show called The Kieran Poole Sessions which features live music sessions and guest interviews. The show recently won Entertainment Show of the Year at the Community Radio Awards 2017. He is a keen sportsman and you can also find him "acting" in a famous Bollywood film called Humshakals. Kieran cannot ride a bike.
Hi ... My name is Rick Jagger (Yes, you've read that right) and I've been presenting quizzes and discos throughout West Yorkshire since 1988. A cheeky, but charismatic Northern chap, who just loves the competitiveness atmosphere of a good ol' quiz. I've run a whole host of quiz nights ranging from your local village pub, through to large corporate events and pretty much everything in between.
Contact Weekly Quiz TODAY and I look forward to being the HOST of your next QUIZ EVENT !
Al is a professional comedian and international public speaker coach, who happens to love hosting pub quizzes as a hobby. Customers come as much for Al’s charm as for the quiz itself, and even the staff have a better night when he’s in residence. We’re not sure where he get’s the energy from!
Gerry is a professional stand up comedian and quiz fan. And if you are and think you might have seen him before then you might be right. He has appeared on both The Chase or Question Jury in the last couple of years.
Anthony has been hosting quizzes in the London/Essex region for 7 years now, and has honed great instincts on how to keep teams engaged and entertained, always wanting to come back for more.
His calm yet focused delivery, professional conduct and friendly attitude towards patrons and venue staff alike make him the definitive choice of host for your events.
His tense tiebreakers and popular bonus questions (win Skittles/Haribos!) always get players buzzing for a truly memorable night!
Icon. National treasure. A more handsome Jake Gyllenhaal. None of these phrases have been used to describe Chris, but he’s still a fairly acceptable human being. The most important things to Chris are maintaining the integrity of his quizzes, and cake (the latter can be used to bribe him for answers).
Based in Edinburgh, Chris hosts at a number of venues – stop on by to laugh as he tries to pronounce the names of cities he’s never heard of!
Fun, witty, intelligent...these are a few traits that all good presenters should possess... well I just have them a bit more. I currently host many events weekly and as a comedian I will have guests laughing out loud or you can have your money back! Ok you should probably check that in the terms first before you book me.
Neil has become a real Weekly Quiz favourite hosting 4 quizzes a week. Having spent most his life performing on stage and on screen Neil’s acting background makes him the ideal quiz host. He combines witty jokes, charisma and has a bubbly personality which creates a fantastic atmosphere for everyone.
Nicknamed 'Monty Burns’ Gregor is hilarious and a big name on the comedy circuit performing regularly at the comedy store. A real safe pair of hands! in fact one of our most experienced quizmasters as Monty has hosted pub quizzes in local venues and also for some of the biggest companies in the world.
Entrepreneur and Owner of Weekly Quiz Daniel appeared on the 2014 series of The Apprentice finishing in 3rd place. Before the show he hosted radio shows for: BBC Essex, Kiss 100 and Heart FM. With over 15 years of hosting quizzes Daniel can adapt to any situation so if you are holding a team building event at the shard or having a pub quiz at your local pub theres nothing he hasn’t done before.
Sophie has been working for Weekly Quiz for over 6 years and is one of our most popular presenters. Not only is she a professional quiz master but she is also a makeup artist, social influencer and blogger. She has a great personality and a professional attitude which will enable any event to run smoothly.
One of the funniest men on the planet Radu is a professional comedian with a love for quizzes. Originally from Romania he currently hosts 2 very successful weekly quizzes in London. Radu has presented many of our corporate pub quizzes for big and small businesses over the past 2 years achieving glowing references.
Mat started his comedy career in March 2011. He quit his (what he thought) successful IT career and became an office temp so he could concentrate on writing and performing comedy. Now days Mat is performing professionally all over the country but he makes sure he is available midweek to host pub quizzes to satisfy his love for quiz!
As an actor Christian was offered the male lead in The Graduate in the West End opposite Jerry Hall, but turned it down to play Peter 'Geordie' Gardner in BBC's Second World War film "Night Flight" alongside Christopher Plummer & Edward Woodwood. Currently performing all over the UK as a stand up comic and quiz master.
Sally joined Weekly Quiz 2 years ago and is already one of our most popular Quiz masters. With a background in acting she is able to adapt to any situation. Sally started the Cannick Tapps pub quiz from scratch and using all of her experience its now is one of London’s busiest quizzes.
John is a brilliant DJ that has a huge passion for hosting quizzes. Based in Yorkshire he currently hosts three quiz nights a week including the very popular Cross Keys Hotel. There is also a rumor that John is in fact Father Christmas!... Well he does play him well at shopping centers during the festive season.
Grace is a great singer, superb quiz master and part time mermaid. Yes you did read that correctly, Grace appears all over the country as a mermaid at corporate events and private parties. The fun loving Grace has been hosting quizzes for Weekly Quiz for the past 8 years and currently presents 4 a week.
Paul is a larger than life character with a BIG personality. In 2015, Paul appeared on Britain’s Got Talent and performed his own song "Hold You In My Arms", to which he received three yeses from David Walliams, Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden. You can currently catch Paul hosting quizzes all over London for Weekly Quiz, he currently hosts 4 great nights every week.
Ian is a professional comedian who has won many awards for public speaking. His quirky style will have you enjoying the questions and the atmosphere of the pub quiz. Ian currently hosts the Black Lion in West Hampsted and its fast becoming one of the busiest nights in town!
Marysia is a very talented comedian that stars in her own show which she performs at the Edinburgh Fridge festival. Having hosted hundreds of quizzes for us Marysia is a real safe pair of hands at any corporate quiz. Her bubbly personality and witty presenting style will give your guests a great event.
Marian is a singer, songwriter and a fantastic quiz master. She has great experience and has been presenting with Weekly Quiz for 4 years. Marian is a warm, friendly person that always creates a great atmosphere on quiz night. We have glowing references from venues and corporate events she has hosted.
Professional actress Evadne is a superb quiz master. With over 10 years experience hosting pub quizzes there’s nothing she hasn’t seen. Based in Nottingham she is currently hosting two pub quizzes a week and both managers have nothing but great things to say about her.
Chris is a professional actor who loves hosting pub quizzes. He has had speaking roles in: Eastenders, Call the midwife and Skins. A larger than life character who injects fun and enthusiasm into every quiz he hosts. Based in Kent Chris currently presents 3 successful quiz nights a week.
Ben has been hosting quizzes for 3 years with Weekly Quiz and has fast become the most popular quiz master in Northamptonshire. Venues have been getting huge numbers attending quiz events due to this likeable, witty presenter. Actor Ben has done many professional murder mysteries and with his outgoing personality you are sure to have a great night.
Laura has previously appeared on X Factor getting all the way to boot camp! As a singer, dancer, DJ and Quiz host she is the perfect presenter for a night that needs an injection of life. Here is a quote from the General manager of the toby Carvery (Grimsby) "Laura is great, some of the customers only attend to see her in action"
A fantastic comedian on the Scottish circuit who hosts regular comedy nights. Shona is running her fringe show for the third year in a row. She promotes several regular comedy nights in central Scotland which have all sold out. Vibrant and fun, Shona is a versatile host able to handle anything from rowdy stag nights to very conservative audiences and is guaranteed to bring an element of fun to any event she attends.
You may of noticed from the picture, Howard runs in Iron man competitions. Not only does he competes but Howard is a multiple Iron man champion! With his love for quizzes Howard joined the Weekly Quiz team 6 years ago and is one of our most experienced quiz masters. Having appeared on the show "Pointless" and winning, theres no one better to test your knowledge.
Straight out of the Dorset School of Acting Jamie has become a fantastic actor and brilliant presenter for Weekly Quiz. With his outgoing personality and love of pub quizzes theres no wonder why Jamie is a very popular host in Dorset. Having appeared in many feature films you can read more about him on his IMb page: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3889816
Having spent most of his adult life as a stand up comedian Justin is quite possible the funniest quiz host at Weekly Quiz. Based in Norwich every venue he has hosted have always had positive feedback. The manager of the Globe Hotel had this to say about him "Justin has created a fun atmosphere on quiz night and the customers love him. I would recommend Justin for any quiz night"
Eddie is the latest comedian from Liverpool to join the Weekly Quiz team. Having appeared in the comedy store and many other high profile comedy events Eddie is the perfect quiz master if you are looking to add humour to your quiz night. He took over a quiz 7 months ago in Liverpool and started with 4 quiz teams, using his personality and quiz magic the night now regularly has over 100 players attending weekly.
You can see Grant hosting for Weekly Quiz at St Lukes bar in Glasgow. The pub won "Scottish Pub of The Year" and the quiz night is amazing. Having spent many years as a stand up comic Grant has the wit and personality to make a quiet quiz into a huge success. Grant would be the ideal presenter for any quiz looking for a cool and exciting evening.