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.
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.
Matt performs stand up and also performs regularly in a surreal cookie duo with Dave Thompson called the Cloaks of Pong.
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.
Identity show Guest - BBC 2008
The Bill Surveilance Technician - ITV 2008
The Buzzcocks Line up - C4 2008
The Slammer Prison Warden - C4 2007
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.
Brighton Wok Feature : Comedy Martial Artist
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)
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 )