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Mo Gilligan


Mo Gilligan is one of UK’s fastest rising stand up stars with an online reach running into the multiple millions. With his high-energy style and stunning physicality, Mo has already achieved phenomenal success online creating his own short form comedy content across a range of platforms, with huge viewer engagement. His sketches regularly go viral, trend and are endorsed by some of the most famous names in international music including Drake and Stormzy.

Recently named The Funniest Man in Britain by The Times, Mo’s debut Coupla Cans stand up tour has smashed all records selling over 30,000 tickets to date including a huge two week West End residency, with numerous dates selling out in minutes.

Earlier this year, Mo co-hosted The Big Narstie Show which was one of Channel 4’s most popular programmes for young audiences. He has also already made huge appearances on The Russell Howard Hour (Sky One), The Chris Ramsay Show, Live from the Comedy Store and Rob Delaney’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central).

Mo is also currently working on his own primetime series for

Channel 4.

Performed at banterbash on 09.07.2018


Philéo is in opposition of being defined in only one way. He writes and performs

with a surreal approach, telling truthful stories that have made his audiences,

stand up and applaud, re-think their position, cry, angry and laugh. Originally

from Atlanta, his turbulent personal experiences have enabled countless

controversial and hilarious anecdotes, that inform his deeply realist-nihilist

comedic style.


With a confronting yet upbeat honesty, he unapologetically grapples with topics

like sex & sexuality, politics & society, humanity's hypocrisies, death, suicide,

drug use, depression, and mental illness. His non-traditional approach has

earned him opportunities to perform all over the globe. He's accrued numerous

self-produced narrative projects including short films, podcasts, and a

developing series.


Phileo has toured in Canada, Australia, Sweden, Germany, Dubai, South Africa

and has performed in various clubs in America.


Performed at banterbus on 02.06.2018

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Salman is a London based Comedian and events host. he hosted and performed comedy at events across the UK, entertaining thousands. He connects instantly with any kind of audience, leaving them truly entertained . Having presented Several TV shows in the UK, he is known for his unique approach to comedy. Salman performs comedy in English, Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi. He has performed all over the UK at some great venues including the Hammersmith Apollo. Salman’s clear, articulate and unruffled presenting style has been developed and perfected over many years across all forms of media including Sahara one, Brit Asia TV, Venus TV and Asian Star Radio. He has interviewed some of the world’s biggest music artists and Bollywood stars. Salman sure does stand out in a crowd!


Joe Jacobs is a London based comedian, rapper and writer. Since 2012, he has performed nationally and internationally, sharing bills with acts including Bill Burr, Stewart Lee and Mr. Motivator.
His live shows effortlessly flit between hip hop and comedy and he’s been seen/heard on Channel 4, BBC Radio 4, BBC 6 Music, Radio 1XTRA, plus gained millions of viral video views online. In addition to stand up, as solo artist Jester Jacobs, he’s released regular music since his debut Mental Disorder in 2008.
In 2017, Joe took Ripe to the Edinburgh Fringe where it received critical acclaim.

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Axel Blake is a stand-up comedian, presenter and content creator from London, UK. He has featured on ITV2, MTV, 1Xtra and is a presenter for Unilad. In June 2018 he sold out Indigo at The o2 for his headline show I'm Not Gonna Lie


Performed at banterboat on: 14.09.18

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Babatunde started comedy at the age of 17 and has won awards in 2005 for best
newcomer at the Black Entertainment comedy awards & Best Newcomer at Da
Comedy Fun House in 2004. Babatunde is best known for his funny impressions of being a young Nigerian growing up in North London.


He has performed at venues such as Broadway Theatre, Hackney Empire, Alexander Theatre as well as most Universities across the UK. He has also done voice over work for the Channel AKA chart show.

Performed at banterboat on: 14.09.18


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