Pierre Novellie is one of the best up-and-coming comedians in the UK. He has experience performing after-dinner sets at corporate events as well as hosting awards ceremonies. He is universally well like by corporate crowds and has a friendly, relateable style.
Pierre is a regular correspondent in BBC2’s The Mash Report hosted by Nish Kumar and performed on the most recent series of Stand Up Central on Comedy Central. He previously had a regular role in the three-part Channel 4 Comedy Blap, Outsiders, as well as appearing in the Joke Thieves pilot for BBC2 opposite Marcus Brigstocke, BBC3’s Edinburgh Comedy Fest Live and 4OD’s comedy series Taxi Gags and a guest on Frank Skinner’s Radio 4 panel show The Rest is History.
An acclaimed live act, Pierre has supported Hal Cruttenden and Gary Delaney on their national tours and was nominated for Best Club Comic at the 2017 Chortle Awards for two years running. His previous Edinburgh shows have been well received by both audience and critics alike, with his latest show being announced as the seventh best reviewed comedy show across the entire Edinburgh Festival in 2017, and receiving five-star reviews from The Metro and EdFestMag, and four-star reviews from The Scotsman.
Previous Edinburgh shows have received five-star reviews from ThreeWeeks, One4Review and four-star reviews in The Times, Chortle and The List. He is a past winner of the Amused Moose Laugh-Off and has previously received nominations for Best Newcomer at the Chortle Awards, the Amused Moose Comedy Award, and Best Debutant at The Skinny Awards.
As a writer, Pierre’s credits include ITV’s Newzoids, Adam Buxton’s Shed of Christmas and Mock the Week.
“He was so funny I had to leave the room as he made me cry with laughter! Business Awards, 250 pax
I just wanted to pass on my thanks to Pierre for last Friday! He was an absolute pro and his hosting was flawless. We had a great response from the audience and received some great feedback! PPA Awards
“It was great having him, we really enjoyed him hosting the awards – Very professional, entertaining, and a really friendly guy.” Scott Pringle, B2B Marketing
Get in touch with Avalon to book Pierre for your next corporate awards ceremony or gala dinner.