Joe Lycett

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Joe Lycett
Lycett performing in 2018
Birth nameJoe Harry Lycett
Born (1988-07-05) 5 July 1988 (age 35)
Hall Green, Birmingham, England
MediumStand-up, television, Entrepreneur
Alma materUniversity of Manchester
Years active2009–present

Joe Harry Lycett (born 5 July 1988)[1] is a British comedian. He has appeared on television shows including Live at the Apollo, Taskmaster, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, 8 Out of 10 Cats and QI.

He is the announcer on Saturday BBC One show Epic Win, and as the presenter on BBC Two's The Great British Sewing Bee.

He has his own show on Channel 4 titled, Joe Lycett's Got Your Back.[2]

He is openly bisexual.[3]

On 1 March 2020, he announced that he had changed his legal name to Hugo Boss in protest against the company of the same name.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bea, Aisling (5 July 2015). "A happy birthday to the centre of my pavlova @joelycett". Instagram.
  2. "Joe Lycett's Got Your Back: Joe Lycett's Got Your Back". Channel 4. Retrieved 2019-04-24.
  3. "Comedian Joe Lycett:'Being Bisexual Has Its Own Challenges". Attitude. 26 June 2015. Archived from the original on 16 February 2019. Retrieved 15 February 2019.
  4. "Joe Lycett: Comedian changes his name to Hugo Boss". BBC. 2 March 2020. Retrieved 2 March 2020.