Simon King is an exceptional and truly unique stand-up comedian. His high energy, physical, intelligent and often edgy comedy style makes him one of a kind in the stand-up comedy world. His explosive performance, an arsenal of dead on impressions, characters and impossible sound effects coupled with an ability to switch between polished material and improvisation at break neck speed always leaves audiences in awe and demanding more.
A workhorse and extremely prolific writer, as well as, outstanding performer it wasn’t long before he was being invited to play some of the world’s most prestigious comedy festivals. From his invitations to and appearances at: the Just for Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, The Cape Town Comedy Fest, the Edinburgh Fringe and the Vancouver International Comedy Festival to his breakout performances at the prestigious HBO U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, he’s undeniably made an impact wherever he’s been.
Being the kind of comic that comes along once in a generation gets you noticed. In addition to many television appearances, including his own one hour special for the Comedy Network, Simon is a favorite on the club circuit all over North America. In demand at such legendary venues as the Hollywood Improv and the World Famous Comedy Store he has also garnered the interest of comedic institutions such as Saturday Night Live, Mad TV, The Daily Show and The National Lampoon to name just a few.
His unmistakable style, powerful commanding stage presence and lighting wit will win you over but the sheer hilarity and spontaneity of his performance will keep you coming back for more. From the simple to the surreal, from topical to absurd this phenomenal young man does it all with class and style.