Babatunde Aléshé is one of the fastest rising stars in British Comedy. After recently warming the hearts of the nation with his incredible stint in the jungle as part of this year’s I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, he has announced a host of extra dates, due to phenomenal demand, for his upcoming Babatunde Aléshé: Babahood UK headline tour, kicking off in January. A powerhouse performer, his stand up presents a hilariously fresh perspective, oozing charisma whilst showcasing impeccable stagecraft and comic timing.
A firm TV favourite, the hugely popular award winning comedian, actor and podcaster has appeared in shows including Guessable (Comedy Central), House of Games (BBC), Sorry I Didn’t Know (ITV), The Stand Up Sketch Show (ITV2), Rhod Gilbert’s Growing Pains (Comedy Central), Comedians Giving Lectures (Dave) as well as a cast regular in the BAFTA nominated Celebrity Gogglebox (C4). In 2022 Babatunde’s Mission Imagination podcast series won a prestigious ARIAS Award.
With the tour starting at the Komedia, in Brighton, on December 26, 2022 and finishing on May 27th at G-Live in Guildford, extra shows include additions Nottingham’s Playhouse, Salford’s Lowry, London’s Leicester Square Theatre, Leeds’ City Varieties, the Oran Mor in Glasgow, the Tyne Oran Mor Theatre & Opera House in Newcastle and the Corn Exchange in Cambridge.