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Ed MacArthur

About Ed

Ed MacArthur (Musical Comedy Awards Finalist 2021) is an actor, comedian and musician. He co-wrote and starred in the smash-hit String V Spitta (‘ingenious’ ***** The Independent, ****The Guardian, **** Chortle) with Kiell Smith-Bynoe. After two sellout runs at Soho Theatre, the BBC have commissioned a pilot.

TV credits include Liam in Dreamland (Sky, Merman), Anthony Gilmarsh in Bad Education (BBC, Tiger Aspect), Brad in The Emily Atack Show (ITV2, Monkey Kingdom) and Gideon in One Night in Slugland (BBC, John Pocock). He's also starring in Jamie Demetriou's Netflix Special.

Ed recently appeared on The Now Show for BBC Radio 4. His comedy songs have also featured on Sky & BBC Radio Scotland, with two albums on Spotify and Apple Music.

Solo shows at the Fringe include cult-hits Ed MacArthur: Humoresque, and Stack (‘madcap energy, intuitive comic timing and whip-smart script’ Fest). Other acting credits include the critically acclaimed Murder For Two (‘MacArthur has talent in spades’ Dominic Cavendish, The Daily Telegraph, ‘Ed MacArthur has natural charm and considerable skill’ Lyn Gardner, The Guardian).



Credits

TELEVISION
A WHOLE LIFETIME WITH JAMIE DEMETRIOU: NETFLIX SPECIAL
Various
Netflix/BBC Studios
ONE NIGHT IN SLUGLAND
Gideon
John Pocock/BBC
DREAMLAND
LiamSKY/Merman
BAD EDUCATION
Anthony GilmarshBBC/Tiger Aspect
THE EMILY ATACK SHOW
BradITV2/Monkey Kingdom

STAGE
I DO THIS ALL THE TIME (WRITTEN BY SELF-ESTEEM)JeremySoho TheatreSara Joyce
STRING V SPITTASilvester StringSoho TheatreGeorge Chilcott
15 MINUTES LIVEMr. ArmstrongSlung Low/The UnicornAlan Lane/Justin Audibert
ED MACARTHUR: HUMORESQUEHimselfDugOut TheatreGeorge Chilcott
MURDER AT THE GATES
NedDEM ProductionsJonathan O'Boyle
MURDER FOR TWO
MarcusPaul Taylor-Mills/The WatermillLuke Sheppard
TASH DEMETRIOU & ELLIE WHITE'S SKETCH SHOWHimselfSoho TheatreHarry Hill
SHAKSPEARE FESTIVAL, MINKS
Romeo/Benedict/DemetriusUKFONatalie Denton
MR STRINGS V MC SPITTABartyDugOut TheatreGeorge Chilcott