Simon Brodkin

Simon Brodkin

Performing on the comedy circuit as Lee Nelson, Brodkin is a serial prankster who has gatecrashed Britain's Got Talent and The X Factor – as well as Kanye West at Glastonbury, Donald Trump and, most famously, Fifa’s Sepp Blatter. His exploits were documented in the 2017 Channel 4 film Britain's Greatest Prankster.
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Simon Brodkin announces 2020 tour

Lee Nelson prankster performing as himself

Comedian and prankster Simon Brodkin has announced his first tour as himself.

The stand-up previously performed in the guise of Lee Nelson, with three BBC Three series under that name.

And he subsequently achieved notoriety for playing practical jokes on the likes of Theresa May, Sepp Blatter, Donald Trump and Kanye West.

Now he is to his the road with 100% Simon Brodkin, the show he debuted at the Edinburgh Fringe in August, with more than 30 dates so far announced for 2020, kicking off at the Lowry in Salford on February 2.

He has an additional date with the same show at London’s Leicester Square Theatre on November 15 this year. 

Click here for all the dates and tickets – and here for our review of the show from Edinburgh.

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Published: 3 Oct 2019

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