Alan Carr

Alan Carr

Alan Carr (born 14 June 1976) is an English comedian and television personality. Born in Weymouth, Dorset, he was raised in Northampton before moving to Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester in his early 20s where he began his comedy career.

About Alan Carr

Alan Carr (born 14 June 1976) is an English comedian and television personality. Born in Weymouth, Dorset, he was raised in Northampton before moving to Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester in his early 20s where he began his comedy career. Carr's breakthrough was in 2001, winning the City Life Best Newcomer of the Year and the BBC New Comedy Award. In the ensuing years, his career burgeoned on the Manchester comedy circuit, and became well known for hosting the Friday Night Project with Justin Lee Collins. Carr hosted a radio show, Going Out with Alan Carr on BBC Radio 2 as well as a television show, Alan Carr: Chatty Man for Channel 4. Carr has also had two arena tours, the first in 2007 entitled Tooth Fairy Live and the second in 2011 entitled Spexy Beast Live.

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