Eric Lampaert is a comedian and actor that has appeared on BBC2, BBC3, Ch4, Ch5, E4, ITV2, HBO including shows such as Life’s Too Short, Cardinal Burns and The Midnight Beast. Eric is also in Dizzee Rascal’s music video ‘Bassline Junkie’ and Scouting For Girls’ ‘Love How It Hurts’ respective music videos as well as Sky’s advert with Bruce Willis. Eric studied at École Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris & Middlesex University in London.
Eric also won the Latitude Comedy Competition (2010), the Laughing Horse Big Comedy Competition (2008), was a Raindance Short Film Nominee 2011 and named a T4 Rising Star of 2012.
Eric will be performing his show ‘Two Tickets To The Gum Show’ at The Edinburgh Festival:
“Hi, I’m Eric Lampaert (T4’s Rising Star 2012, Life’s Too Short, Cardinal Burns). I don’t really think I have a weird face, but the countless heckles, reviews and internet abuse I’ve received suggests otherwise. Clearly all people want me to talk about is my oversized gums and my Neanderthal skull. So here’s a ‘one to watch’ (Time Out) freak show to get this topic out of the way. My face even scored me an advert alongside Bruce Willis (B-Dubz to his close friends) and made me famous in Mexico without me knowing…”
Venue: Laughing Horse @ The Counting House
1st – 25th August
5:15pm (1 hour)
Warnings: No latecomers
Sara Shulman is the Founder and Editor of Comedy Blogedy, TEDxUCL speaker on ‘The Power of Funny’, former Head of Comedy at UCLU Rare FM and produces the Humour Me Comedy Podcast. Sara is also a Classics Undergraduate at UCL and occasionally gigs on the comedy circuit.