Scottish comedy award winner Gary Meikle burst onto the comedy scene in 2013 and has since risen through the ranks quicker than most, he’s established himself as one of the most promising acts to come out of Scotland since Kevin Bridges who STV have been quoted as comparing Gary to by saying he’s following in the footsetps of Bridges.
Gary has a natural onstage presence which allows him to control a room instantly and effortlessly, already he has a vast array of different but just as hilarious material to draw from depending on the room he’s playing too and always leaves the audience wanting more. His comedy style can vary from goofy and aloof to playfully dark again depending on the situation put before him.
This award winning comedian is not only making waves down south but has just recently been asked by the Comedy Store to headline their rising stars night in April 2018, he’s also now in high demand from the biggest clubs in the U.K such as Glee, Hot Water comedy, Manfords and many more.
With a natural authentic loveable persona Gary’s following is growing by the day, he appeals to all types of audiences making him a sure fire hit wherever or whoever he’s performing to.
“Ingenious Story telling” Chortle
“Following in the footsteps of Bridges” STV
“Destined for stardom” The Scotsman
TV & RADIO
Plays a nighclub owner in Scotsquad BBC Scotland
Guest on The Late Show STV
Guest on Dave Howard BBC Scotland Radio
Guest on Kaye Adams show BBC Scotland Radio
Gary was recently filmed by the BBC to talk about bringing up his daughter alone, the 3 minute clip went viral and clocked up over 4.7 million views
The national newspaper “Daily Record” have also backed Gary and have in the last 2 years done 2 different double page spreads on his story and journey so far.