Him & Me is the story of a father and son, a generation gap,
and two people making it up as they go along . . .
Jack Whitehall is a comedian, actor and television presenter.
Following his first solo show at the 2009 Edinburgh Fringe
Festival, he has subsequently won numerous comedy awards, most
recently King of Comedy, voted for by the public at both the 2012
and 2013 British Comedy Awards. A regular guest on panel shows,
including Have I Got News For You and A League of Their
Own, he is currently starring in two hit TV series: Bad
Education for the BBC, which he also wrote, and the
award-winning Channel 4 series Fresh Meat in which he plays
JP. Jack's new national arena tour Jack Whitehall Gets
Around played to sell-out audiences across the country and will
be available on DVD this Autumn.
Michael Whitehall as a theatrical agent has been involved in the careers of many eminent actors, including Colin Firth, Richard Griffiths, Angela Thorne, Michael Fassbender, Daniel Day Lewis, Nigel Havers and Judi Dench. He is also a television and theatre producer. His memoir Shark Infested Waters was published in 2007 and is currently being developed for television. He appeared with Jack at the 2011 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Backchat, which was subsequently commissioned by BBC TV as a six-part series and screened in the Autumn of 2013. A second series is due for transmission in the Summer of 2014. He recently fulfilled his lifelong ambition of appearing in Dictionary Corner on Countdown.
Disgracefully funny and rather touching * R4 Midweek *
The rapport between them is palpable and priceless . . . crackles with their back-and-forth dynamic . . . an embarrassment of biographical riches * Daily Telegraph *