Paul Sinha – Stand-Up Comedian and Presenter.
Paul Sinha is a qualified GP and international stand up comic of many years standing, having performed in all major comedy clubs in the UK, as well as China, Auckland, Singapore, the Middle East, South Africa, Netherlands and Germany.
Paul’s second full length solo show “Saint or Sinha” received widespread critical acclaim at the 2006 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was nominated for the if.comedy award (formerly the Perrier).
In 2009, Paul was a nominee for the Chortle Best Headliner Award.
Since then, Paul has been in great demand, whether on TV shows such as Edinburgh and Beyond, World Stands Up, Comedy Shuffle and Comedy Cuts, on Radio 4’s Loose Ends and the Now Show, or his numerous contributions to Radio 5 Live and Talksport, as well as having recorded for Shane Warne’s Ashes podcasts last year.
In 2007, Paul took his show “King of the World” to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, performing at the Pleasance Baby Grand.
He has since returned to the Edinburgh Festival with his shows: Looking at the Stars – 2011, Extreme Anti-white Vitriol – 2010, 39 Years of Solitude – 2009 and My John Terry Moments – 2008.
A quiz fanatic, Paul is often found hosting a long-established quiz in his native South London. Paul was the winner of the 2007 inaugural ‘We Need Answers’ quiz at the Edinburgh Festival, has realised his teenage dream of appearing on University Challenge and will soon be seen on Mastermind on BBC1.
With one of the finest quiz brains in the country, Paul Sinha appears on ITV1’s The Chase as a ‘Chaser’. Known as The Sinnerman, his sarcastic put downs are hard to take even by the toughest of contestants.
Recent corporate clients include; O2, Citigroup, Health Service Journal and Credit Suisse
Paul’s witty and intelligent brand of comedy is much in demand around the world; on stage, radio and television.