Nominated for The Leicester Mercury Comedian of the year in 2016, Travis Jay is a stand-up comedian, actor and radio presenter who has been performing on the comedy circuit since 2009.
After winning the Jumpoff TV Comedy competition in 2012 he went on to perform for BBC 1Xtra and made an appearance on BBC Radio 4’s Stephen K Amos’ Life: an Idiot’s Guide. Travis was a presenter on ‘The Beat London’ from 2016 - 2018 where he presented his radio show ‘The Vibe’.
Travis has performed across many prestigious comedy venues, including The Comedy Store, Glee Club, Just The Tonic, Comedy Cafe, The Barbican, and Hackney Empire, internationally at The Royal Theatre Carre (Amsterdam) and The Palm Hotel in Dubai.
In 2017 Travis Jay closed the year out performing to a sold out crowd at the famous West End Palladium Theatre as part of the ‘U Got Jokes’ Comedy show, with his performance receiving particularly high acclaim. Travis continues to go from strength to strength, in 2018 performing alongside his hero Dave Chappelle in a filmed production ‘Dave Chappelle and Friends’ Directed by Stan Lathan.
BBC Radio 4 – Life: An Idiots guide
BBC Radio 1Xtra comedy week.
Channel 4’s Ministry of Justice 2018
Leicester Mercury comedian of the year nominee 2016
Supported Simon Brodkin on tour 2019
Supported Dave Chappelle on tour 2019.
Performed at The London Palladium 2017.
Performed with Katherine Ryan, Russell Howard, Jon Richardson and Rob Delaney 2019.
‘Travis Jay shows he is a polished performer with the wit and charm to say important things to the masses without them even noticing’ ... Joe.co.uk
‘A confident and engaging performer’... Sunday Post
‘confident, competent and clear on his comedic voice’... iTalk Telly
‘Belly Laughs’... Chortle
‘Impeccable impressions’ ‘extremely likeable and hilarious’ ...Ed Fest Mag
‘versatile comedic chops, with the warm delivery of an old friend’... Fringe Biscuit