Kevin Connelly is one of the country’s top impressionists.
Kevin was born in Middlesbrough and honed his talent mimicking students and teachers at school.
Whilst working as a hotel restaurant manager in Yorkshire, Kevin would entertain the diners with a selection of his comedy impressions.
After being spotted performing his unique impressions in the restaurant, public interest in Kevin grew and professional speaking engagements started to be offered. After numerous successful events Kevin gave up his job in the restaurant and became a full-time impressionist.
As well as having his own show on Tyne Tees in 1999, his television credits have included:
- BBC Sports Review of the Year
- We’re On Out Way To Wembley
- The Pavilion End
- Des O’Connor’s World Cup Party
- The Full Motty
- The Sports Show
- It’s Just Not Cricket with Rory Bremner
- Saint & Greavsie
- The Impressionable Jon Culshaw
After appearing on numerous TV and radio sports programmes, Kevin Connelly joined Dead Ringers – the award winning BBC Radio and TV satirical impressionism comedy show.
Alongside Dead Ringers’ Jon Culshaw, Jan Ravens, Phil Cornwell and Mark Perry, Kevin is now recognised as one of the UK’s leading impressionists.
Kevin has a huge repertoire of sporting and non-sporting celebrity impressions and is suitable for Private and Corporate Events.