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Matt Whistler

The worlds first Matt Whistler 'A rambunctious fellow'

Matt Whistler is a stand-up comedian, actor, stuntman, world record holder and writer. Matt Whistler is one Welly short of a Jimmy Cricket and is famous for his WORLD'S FIRST publicity stunts and Guinness World Record's on a self -propelled push scooter. Matt Whistler has been on 'The Bill' (ITV) and 'Never Mind The Buzzcocks' (BBC2). He recently performed his one man show at the Edinburgh Fringe to a sell out audience.During this time Matt also performed a street show jumping over matchbox sized trucks on a self - propelled push scooter dressed as Evel Knieval.

 Matt Whistler is best known for his own independent sitcom comedy Radio West Pier (www.myspace.com/radiowestpier), a visual comedy show on the internet. Matt Whistler is a compere at his regular Radio West Pier comedy night in Brighton and delights his audience across the land with his quirky & surreal, prop based comedy shows.

publicity stunts
He has two world records under his belt, both on a self propelled push scooter.
John O Groats to Lands End
161 miles in 24 hours.
These records attracted interviews with GMTV the Big Breakfast, Radio 5 live and Radio 3.
Matt's previous publicity stunts include conceiving and executing the worlds first Naked speed dating event and a radio scoop, turning the worlds first technophobic, bi-lingual, eccentric, multi-talented parrot into a national celebrity overnight.
Matt has also incorporated the world's first fully glittered car into Radio West Pier and used it as an alternative limousine in Brighton.

STAGE
Matt performs stand up and also performs regularly in a surreal cookie duo with Dave Thompson called the Cloaks of Pong.

TV
In 2007 Matt was seen on the Bill as surveillance technician and also appeared on the BBC TV production Identity where he fooled a family the host the guest and panel consisting of a psychologist, anthropologist, criminologist into guessing his real identity .
During 2007 Matt hit the festival circuit as a kids entertainer in a world renowned comedy puppet show called the Utensils.

Credits
Television

Identity show Guest - BBC 2008
The Bill Surveilance Technician - ITV 2008
The Buzzcocks Line up - C4 2008
The Slammer Prison Warden - C4 2007
Live comedy
Utensils
   Life in the kitchen drawer, with exploding drinks.  Matt Whistler is the crazy chef, with a crazy plan, that reaps crazy results.
   Two man puppet show touring the world and puppet festivals. 

Film 
CONVICT FILMS
Brighton Wok Feature : Comedy Martial Artist

Live
   2008/2009 Comedy

Radio West Pier comedy and film evening, Hosted by Master of Ceremonies Matt Whistler using an energetic and zany style with gymnastics thrown in for good measure.

Edinburgh Fringe Festival
  An entertaining business presentation of Radio West Pier and the difficulties of sharing a wooden shack with one other       eccentric freak on the seabed.  Matt Whistler is Jah Scooterman, a radio presenter running his show on 12 volt battery's.

London/Brighton Comedy Circuit 2008/2009

Live show Astrolobe Tent Glastonbury

Cloaks of Pong Comedy (Matt Whistler & Dave Thompson)
Duo Act 

The Cloaks of Pong are unembodied entities who have chosen to reveal their knowledge that humankind may save itself from the current dodgy situation. Actors channel the entities a bit like how a medium does in a sceance. No bison.

COMEDY WRITING 2008
Radio West Pier
Comedy .. Commercials 2008
Barclays  (Naked photo on a cliff)
VW Viral (crazy proffessor )