7 Reasons Why Hiring Sam Holmes Would Be A Good Decision

Looking for a job in comedy. Why? Because its all I know.

1. 1. He Thinks Outside The Box

2. 2. He Has An Encyclopedic Knowledge Of All Emerging Comedy In The UK

After working here for over a year
Top Secret Comedy Club

And spending way too much time on here

4. 3. He Is Willing To See A Project Through To The End (See The Butler Recommends You Tube Channel. Some Videos Had 3 Parts)

The Butler Recommends
The Butler Recommends was a You Tube series I created whilst bored in 2010. I now find it very painful. But a lot was learnt from it!

5. Here is a example of The Butler Recommends

6. 4. He Has Produced And Performed In Some Decent Comedy Over The Last Couple Of Years


“Imaginative and witty chaps…pitched to perfection…Go and see them, and wear waterproof mascara.” ★★★★★ - Agnes Frimston, thepublicreviews.com

“They’re brilliant…One to watch!” - Charlene White, ITV

“Pretty awesome guys.” - Chizzy Akudolu, BBC’s Holby City

“Great improv team.” - Jimmy Akingbola, BBC’s Rev

“Brilliantly funny comedy” - Spotlight

“100 awe-struck souls packed into a steamy basement, hooting with glee at pure, spontaneous comedy. These guys are it!” - Kerry Shale, BBC’s Doctor Who

“Best improv comedy gig around” - Luisa Omielan, ‘What Would Beyonce Do?’

“Clutching at straws and spinning them into bars of solid gold. […] Sure to sweep you along for the ride and leave you with a smile etched upon your face” - Jack Clayton, What’s On London

Life In A Sketch Book

“Fresh…funny and fast-paced. A true delight to watch.” ★★★★ Official Theatre

“Incredibly witty…strong and intriguing. Funny and engaging performances.”
★★★★ Female Arts

“Clever. Poignant….hilarious. An hour of honest laughter and genuine entertainment.” A Younger Theatre

“Excellent…splendid style. Well written and funny. It will have you smiling throughout.” Everything Theatre

“Great concept. Outrageous characters and a dose of humour.” The Public Reviews

8. 5. He’s Not Afraid Of Hard Work, Here Are Some Of His Jobs From The Past 5 Years

9. Film Runner (Eden Lake 2008)

I got to see a boom

10. A 3rd Assistant Director (Rise Of The Appliances 2008 short)

I got to hold a boom

11. Intern At Hubbard Casting

12. Barman

I, like everyone else on the planet, have done this job
Top Secret Comedy Club 2011-2013
Waterfront 2013

13. Boomerang Salesman 2013

They make a great birthday present… ‘Many happy returns’

14. Hamley Bear


15. A Clown at the 2012 Olympic Games

Best paying job I ever had was dressed in these red and white spandex!

16. Dramatic Actor

To try and explain this picture will take a long phone call
What It Feels Like (2011)

17. Comic Actor

Hand gestures play a big part in my acting

19. Sketch Comic

Pumpkin Queen 2011
(See the Pumpkin Queen spread her wings as half of the very talented In Cahoots)

20. Improviser

I think I am either improvising a bunny or a monster?

21. Writer

Currently working on sitcom pilot Hapless

22. And a Producer of these things

23. 6. He’s Got Some Good Comunications Skills

I know how to communicate with…

24. Actors, Writers and Directors (From producing plays)

25. Casting directors, Agents and Managers (From an intense internship at Hubbard Casting)

26. THE PUBLIC ( via face to face promotion and all social media known to man)

27. 7. Finally He’s a fast learner:- Day 1 as the Co-Pilot. No nerves

28. So if he’s peaked your interest, or given you a chuckle please get in touch… He’ll be here


29. BONUS REASON! His Grandad is Mr Rumbold of ‘Are You Being Served?’ If that’s not worth an interview I don’t know what is!

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