Garrett Millerick is an acclaimed stand up comedian, writer and director. He is an increasing force to be reckoned with on the UK Circuit and In the few short years since debuting in new act competitions he has established a reputation as one of the stand out live acts of his generation.
In 2018 his breakout show Sunflower became one of the best reviewed and most talked about shows of The Edinburgh Festival. The show played to packed houses throughout the month, and an additional show at The Pleasance Cabaret Bar was added due to phenomenal demand. Sunflower will return in February 2019 for a run in London’s Soho Theatre.
Already a fixture at the country’s most respected comedy clubs, in 2017 Garrett became one of a new generation of comedians to be making regular weekend appearances at the world-famous Comedy Store. As well as being in demand on both the alternative and club circuits in the UK, Garrett’s stand up has seen him tour Europe, Australia and Asia.
His debut radio sitcom Do Gooders was recently recorded for Amazon’s Audible platform with an all-star cast featuring Jack Dee and Meera Syal and produced by Hat Trick Productions. It is currently being developed for television.
The Best Shows of Edinburgh 2018
‘a virtuoso display of unforgivingly grumpy stand up delivered with fire in his soul’
Steve Bennett, Chortle
‘This brave and winning hour certainly pulls no punches’
★★★★ The Times
★★★★ The Scotsman
‘stand up with an insolent twist’
★★★★ The Sunday Times
‘just want’s to entertain you and does it superbly’
★★★★ The Mirror
‘nitpicking misery raised to high levels of artistry’
★★★★ The List
‘the biggest u-turn in Edinburgh comedy history’
★★★★ Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke
‘a truly great stand-up but with enough shabby humanity that you don’t think he’s a prick’
‘there are big laughs and the storytelling is masterful’
British Comedy Guide Recommended