Joel Dommett

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Joel Dommett
Born
Joel Patrick Dommett

(1985-06-08) 8 June 1985 (age 34)
OccupationComedian, Presenter, Author, Actor
Years active2007–present
Partner(s)Hannah Cooper[1]
Websitewww.joeldommett.com Edit this at Wikidata

Joel Dommett (born 8 June 1985)[citation needed] is an English comedian, television presenter and actor known for his television roles in Skins, Live in Chelsea, Impractical Jokers UK, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! and Joel & Nish vs The World.

Career[edit]

Dommett is originally from Rockhampton, Gloucestershire and attended The Castle School in Thornbury.[2] He moved to London at the age of 19.[citation needed] His first stand-up gig was at a bar in Los Angeles and he has since performed in locations including Reykjavik, Gravesend and The Netherlands.[citation needed] In 2008, he won Best Newcomer award and was a finalist in Stand Up Comedian of the year.[citation needed] Also in 2008, he appeared in a feature film called The Edge of Love, a Second World War drama.[3] In 2009, he was a co-host on Paul Foot's podcast from episode 1—20.[citation needed] Dommett is a member of National Youth Theatre.[4]

In 2010, Dommett appeared in a recurring role in E4's Skins as D.C. Sweeney and appeared in all six episodes of Popatron,[5] a sitcom produced by Charlie Brooker's Zeppotron that appeared on BBC Two as part of its BBC Switch brand. Beginning in 2011, Dommett hosted Live in Chelsea, a live discussion show revolving around the events of the popular reality show Made in Chelsea. Dommett appeared in the first two series of Impractical Jokers UK from 2012 until 2014 on BBC Three.[6][7]

In 2015, Dommett was a team captain on ITV2's comedy show Reality Bites.[8] He was also a regular panellist on Nicole Scherzinger's team on the Sky 1 panel show Bring the Noise.[9] In November 2015, Dommett appeared on a celebrity edition of The Chase.[10]

In November 2016, Dommett took part in the sixteenth series of I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! and finished in second place, losing out to Gogglebox's Scarlett Moffatt.[11][12]

In 2017, Dommett released his first book of memoirs, It’s Not Me It’s Them: Confessions of a hopeless modern romantic.[13]

Since November 2017, Dommett has co-presented I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp on ITV2 with Joe Swash and Scarlett Moffatt.[14]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2008 The Edge of Love Train Soldier Feature film
2010 Bashment J.J. Feature film
2016 White Island Dex Feature film
Television
Year Title Role Notes
MTV News Newsreader
Greatest Body Shockers E4
Russell Howard's Good News Extra Guest BBC Three
Signs of Life BBC One
Bricking It
2004 Casualty Jonathon Hansell BBC One
2005 The Golden Hour Dale Harper ITV
2005 Totally Frank Cory Channel 4
2007 Inspector Lynley Josh Tyler BBC One
2007 Up Close and Personal ITV2; Non-broadcast pilot
2008 Teenage Kicks Josh ITV
2010 Popatron Toby Wood BBC Two
2010 Skins DC Sweeney E4
2011–? Live in Chelsea Presenter 4oD
2011 Pop's Greatest Dance Crazes Contributor BBC Three
2011 EMA Voices 2011 Presenter
2012 How To Survive A Disaster Movie Co-presenter Channel 5
2012–2014 Impractical Jokers UK "Joker" BBC Three
2013 Sweat the Small Stuff Guest BBC Three
2014 The Dog Ate My Homework Guest CBBC
2015 Reality Bites Team captain ITV2
Bring the Noise Regular panellist Sky1
2015– Drunk History Storyteller Comedy Central
2016 World of Weird[15] Co-presenter Channel 4
The Chase Contestant ITV
I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! Contestant, 2nd place ITV
2017 Loose Women & Men Guest panellist, 1 episode ITV
2017– Joel & Nish vs The World Co-presenter Comedy Central
2017– I'm a Celebrity: Extra Camp Co-presenter ITV2
2017– The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice Panellist Channel 4
2017 8 Out of 10 Cats Panellist Channel 4
2018-2019 Roast Battle Contestant episode 5 Comedy Central
2018- Celebrity Juice Contestant ITV2
2018 Celebrity Lego Masters at Christmas Contestant Channel 4
2018 Celebrity Call Centre - Stand Up To Cancer Call Centre Agent Channel 4
2019 Comedians of the World Comedian Netflix
2019 Pointless Celebrities Contestant with James Acaster BBC One
2019 The Stand-Up Sketch Show Comedian ITV2
2019 Through the Keyhole Panellist ITV
2019 Thronecast: Gameshow of Thrones Panellist Sky
2019 Comedy Bus Co-presenter Comedy Central (UK and Irish TV channel)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joel Dommett gets engaged to his model girlfriend". 28 December 2017. Retrieved 18 February 2019.
  2. ^ "Where did these 11 Bristol celebrities go to school?",Bristol Post, 2 April 2017 (Accessed 4 April 2017)
  3. ^ "I'm A Celebrity 2016 contestant in profile – Who is Joel Dommett?". men. 18 November 2016. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  4. ^ "I'm a Celebrity star to bring comic gig to Cumbria". newsandstar.co.uk. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  5. ^ British, Comedy Guide. "Popatron". Popatron, BBC2 Sitcom. British Comedy Guide. Retrieved 2 March 2014.
  6. ^ Solutions, Powder Blue Internet Business. "BBC Three picks up Impractical Jokers : News 2012 : Chortle : The UK Comedy Guide". Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  7. ^ Guide, British Comedy (28 June 2013). "BBC Three orders Impractical Jokers Series 2". Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  8. ^ Guide, British Comedy (23 January 2015). "Reality TV panel show coming to ITV2". Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  9. ^ "Joel Dommett joins new Sky 1 music panel show Bring The Noise". British Comedy Guide. 8 October 2015. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  10. ^ "The Chase: Celebrity Special Episode 5". "ITV Press Centre". Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  11. ^ "Meet your 2016 Celebrity Campmates". Retrieved 24 November 2016.
  12. ^ "Joel Dommett comes second on I'm A Celebrity 2016 as he loses out to new Queen of the jungle Scarlett Moffatt". The Sun. 4 December 2016. Retrieved 5 December 2016.
  13. ^ "It's Not Me, It's Them: Confessions of a hopeless modern romantic - THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER". 18 October 2018. Retrieved 18 February 2018.
  14. ^ http://www.itv.com/presscentre/press-releases/im-celebrityextra-camp-returns-itv2
  15. ^ "Joel Dommett". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 4 November 2013.

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