Rich Hall

Rich Hall, the grouchy, deadpan, comic genius quit his job as a hurricane namer for the United States Meteorological Servie eighteen years ago and hasn't looked back.

Looking like a Pearl Jam roadie Rich is a master of absurdist irony while eschewing the human condition. As Rich Hall, the stand-up, he has visited the Edinburgh Fringe Festival several times and performed at the major comedy clubs in Britain and across the world. He is well known in the United States for appearing and writing on The Daivd Letterman Show - for which he won an Emmy Award.

At the Edinburgh Festival 2000, Rich Hall is Otis Lee Crenshaw won the highly prestigious Perrier Award - the Oscars for Comedy in Britain.