Tom Houghton is a natural comic talent. A former member of improv comedy group The Noise Next Door, Tom was raised amongst the height of the British Upper Class, he attended boarding school from 6 years old, his father is the ex-professional head of the entire UK Armed forces and he currently resides in The Tower of London…
An accomplished and playful performer, Tom frequently shares line-ups with the likes of Michael McIntyre, John Bishop, Jason Manford and Jack Whitehall, amongst others and has supported Daniel Sloss and Justin Moorhouse on tour. A favourite on the stand-up circuit, he’s regularly booked to perform at gigs up and down the country including the Glee Clubs, Komedia and Manford’s Comedy Club and has received invitations to perform at festivals across the UK and Europe including; Bestival, Latitude, Altitude and Download and Lund.
He has recently been seen on Comedy Central’s “The Jim Jefferies Show” and
Channel 4’s “First dates”. Last year Tom was named a finalist in the 2017 Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year Awards. He has a number of exciting television, touring and podcast projects in development as well as preparing for his USA take over early in 2019.
Alongside his flourishing stand-up career, Tom is also regular across our TV screens. Previously with The Noise Next Door he has appeared on such programmes as ‘The One Show’, ‘Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live’, ‘Secret interview’ and ‘It’s a Small World – with Warrick Davis’. Solo he’s co-presented Virgin TV’s ‘Comedy Binge’ and appeared on ‘Comedy Blaps’. He has also starred in high profile ad campaigns for ‘Toyota’ and ‘Playstation 4’.