Christopher Macarthur-Boyd

Born and bred in Glasgow, Christopher Macarthur-Boyd is considered the future of Scottish comedy. Having performed stand-up internationally everywhere from downtown Toronto to the Perth and Adelaide Fringe Festivals in Australia, Christopher has made appearances on BBC Radio 1 ('24 Hours') and BBC Radio 4extra ('Stands Up at the Fringe', 'New Comedy Award') as well as making a name for himself as a writer, actor and director of short-form online content for BBC Scotland ('Short Stuff', 'Room To Write'). Christopher is a three-time Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist, a So You Think You're Funny? finalist and a two-time nominee for Best New Act at the Scottish Comedy Awards.

"A comedian on the ascent. The personal and political housed seamlessly. Finished one routine with such strength of delivery it received a spontaneous applause from the audience." The Skinny

"A comedy nerd's informed tweaking of stand-up convention. Good gags. Absolutely nailed the opening line. " Chortle

"His hipster comedy is great. " Australian Times

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