Joe Lycett Height, Age, Net Worth

Quick Info Joe Lycett :

NameJoe Harry Lycett
NickNamemoniker Mummy
Date of Birth5 July 1988
Age (2024)36 Years
NationalityUnited Kingdom
HomeTownBirmingham, England
Height6 ft 2 in
ProfessionStand-up, television
EducationUniversity of Manchester (BA)
ParentsHelen Lycett, David Lycett
Net Worth17-20 Million USD

Who is Joe Lycett ?

Joe Harry Lycett, born on July 5, 1988, is a multifaceted personality in the realm of British comedy, television presenting, and artistry. Known for his quick wit, flamboyant persona, and penchant for elaborate pranks, Lycett has carved a niche for himself as one of the most beloved comedians in Britain.

Joe Lycett
Joe Lycett

Hailing from Birmingham, Lycett’s journey into the spotlight began in 2009 when he ventured into stand-up comedy, quickly gaining recognition and acclaim. His comedic prowess was evident when he clinched the prestigious Chortle Student Comedian of the Year award in his debut year. Since then, he has graced numerous television screens, captivating audiences with his appearances on iconic shows such as Live at the Apollo, Taskmaster, and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.

Lycett’s charm extends beyond comedy; he has showcased his versatility as a television presenter, notably hosting BBC Two’s The Great British Sewing Bee and Channel 4’s Joe Lycett’s Got Your Back. In these roles, he blends humor with advocacy, championing consumer rights and social justice.

Facts about Joe Lycett :

  • Joe Lycett is a comedian, television presenter, and painter known for his sardonically camp demeanor and public stunts.
  • He has also gone by the nicknames “Mummy” and “Hugo Boss” for a short time.
  • Lycett won the Chortle Student Comedian of the Year award in 2009, the year he began performing stand-up.
  • He has appeared on many British comedy shows including Live at the Apollo, Taskmaster, and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
  • Lycett is the current presenter of the BBC Two competition show The Great British Sewing Bee.
  • He also has his own show on Channel 4 called Joe Lycett’s Got Your Back, where he helps consumers fight big corporations.
Joe Lycett
Joe Lycett
  • Lycett is openly bisexual and pansexual and advocates for the LGBTQ+ community.
  • He was born in Birmingham and grew up in Solihull, England.
  • Lycett attended King Edward VI Five Ways grammar school and then studied drama and English at the University of Manchester.
  • In a past comedy routine, he complained about fellow comedian Jim Davidson using racist and homophobic jokes.
  • Lycett once got investigated by the police for telling a donkey joke at a show in Belfast.
  • He has also been featured on shows like Sunday Brunch and co-wrote narration for The Magaluf Weekender and Ibiza Weekender.
  • In 2021, he presented a documentary titled Joe Lycett vs the Oil Giant.
  • Lycett is known for his deadpan delivery and witty commentary, like his response to Liz Truss on the politics show Sunday with Laura Kuenssberg.
  • He has been on various BBC Radio shows and podcasts like My Dad Wrote a Porno and The Comedian’s Comedian.
  • Lycett briefly changed his name to Hugo Boss in 2020 to protest the fashion brand of the same name’s legal actions against small businesses.
  • He criticized David Beckham for promoting the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar due to the country’s human rights record, even pretending to shred £10,000 in protest.
  • A tabloid newspaper criticized Lycett for hypocrisy when it came to light that he had performed in Qatar in 2015, to which he responded they lacked perfect hindsight.
  • Lycett is also a self-trained painter who has had exhibitions of his work.

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