JAY FOREMANReassuring, Enthusiasm & Dynamism
Playing Age: 19 - 29
Jay Foreman is a British voice actor and musical comedian based in London. He has been featured as BBC New Talent Pick of the Fringe 2007, won ‘Best Newcomer’ at the Tuborg Musical Comedy awards 2009 and came third at the Musical Comedy Awards 2010. Jay has appeared at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival several times, including three solo musical comedy shows; his song Moon Chavs became a viral hit on YouTube, with more than two hundred different videos uploaded, totalling 2 million views.
Jay’s work as a voiceover artist and presenter includes his online documentary series Unfinished London and The General Election Xplained, a film sent to every secondary school in the UK in 2010, which won gold at the New York Festival for best PR film. In 2009 he contributed jingles to the weekly comedy podcast Answer Me This! and 2011/12 supported comedian Dave Gorman on his Dave Gorman’s Powerpoint Presentation tour. In 2014, Foreman began contributing regular topical comedy songs on Not The One Show, a magazine programme on London Live.
His brother is the musician and beatboxer Beardyman, with whom he has collaborated with on stage several times.