Matthew Crosby is a comedian, presenter and writer, co-hosting his own Radio X show (Sundays from 8am) with Ed Gamble, and appearing on 8 OUT OF 10 CATS (C4), NEVER MIND THE BUZZCOCKS (BBC), ALAN DAVIES: AS YET UNTITLED (Dave) and in Dictionary Corner on 8 OUT OF 10 CATS DOES COUNTDOWN (C4). He also appeared as a news-reading dog on BBC1's ANIMAL ANTICS, and hosted the live panel show THE HUMBLE QUEST FOR UNIVERSAL GENIUS in Edinburgh.
Matthew regularly performs stand-up comedy across the UK and beyond, including three successful solo Edinburgh shows. For more than a decade he has been working alongside Ben Clark and Tom Parry as part of the multi-award winning sketch team, Pappy's. Together they have performed 6 sell out shows at the Edinburgh Fringe, completed 4 national tours, created award-winning podcasts, and gigged all over the world. They also created, wrote and starred in two series of the sitcom BADULTS for BBC 3, and critically-acclaimed Sky Arts’ Christmas short PAPPY’S CHRISTMAS.
As well as a stand-up and acting, Matthew is a highly sought-after writer for TV. His credits include THE LAST LEG (C4), STAND UP FOR THE WEEK (C4), STAND UP TO CANCER (C4), MOCK THE WEEK (BBC), HAVE I GOT NEWS FOR YOU (BBC), ASK RHOD GILBERT (BBC), SAFE WORD (ITV 2), TV OD (ITV 2), THE NOW SHOW (Radio 4), THE NEWS QUIZ (Radio 4), HARRY HILL’S TEA TIME (SKY 1), READY OR NOT (BBC), THE NIGHTLY SHOW (ITV) and DRESS TO IMPRESS (ITV 2).