Over the last sixteen years John Hastings has appeared at every major comedy festival in the world including Edinburgh, Melbourne and Just for Laughs Montreal. He has told jokes on BBC Radio 4, BBC 1, BBC 3, Comedy Central, CTV Australian Comedy Channel, and CBC The Comedy Network.
He is also the COCA Comedian of the Year, a Martin Sims Award Nominee, an Amused Moose Comedy Award winner, and was briefly a viral sensation after Dennis Rodman heckled him in Los Angeles. He was most recently spotted on America’s Got Talent where he got a standing ovation even though their was no audience thanks to COVID!
★★★★★ Edinburgh Festival
★★★★★ Fresh Air
★★★★★ -Ed Fest Mag, ‘… a truly inspired show’
★★★★★- The Mirror 'Bold Dramatic Delivery'
★★★★½ - The Age, ‘This fast growing comic is a pleasure to watch’
★★★★ Voice Mag
★★★★ Arts Award Voice
★★★★ The Times, ‘Pleasure To Watch’
★★★★ The Herald, ‘… go see him now!’
★★★★ The Advertiser
★★★★ The Melbourne Herald Sun
★★★★ The New European
★★★★ Broadway Baby
★★★★ Fest Mag
★★★★ Three Weeks
★★★★ Wee Review
★★★★ Chortle, ‘… truly devastating lines ‘
★★★★ Short Com, ‘...you’re in for a gold star evening’