Stand up comedian, writer and presenter.
Welsh speaker (1st language)
Stand up comedy :-
First performed stand up in the Welsh language in 1999.
Has been performing in English since 2007
Has gigged for many promoters and clubs including Frog & Bucket, Highlight, Jongleurs, Buzz Comedy, Laughter Lines, Funhouse Comedy, Tenfeettall comedy, Kill For a Seat, Just Fair Laughs, Liverpool Rawhide, Liverpool Comedy Central, Laughing Horse and many others
Early in his career won King Gong at the Manchester Comedy store twice, and also won Beat The Frog and Rawhide Raw.
Performed debut solo show “The Worst Zoo In Britain” at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2008
“Hilarious raconteur…I nearly fell off my chair with laughter” Agraman the human anagram, Buzz Comedy
“Great material, great variety, very funny, and very Welsh.” BBC Wales
One of the winners of the BBC 3 Sitcom writing competion “The Last Laugh” in 2005
Tudur has written numerous Welsh language comedy scripts for Television, Radio and Theatre and has been part of many comedy writing teams for television and radio sketch / satirical shows. His spoof Royal Wedding Documentary for S4C has been nominated for a Royal Television Society Award, and for awards at the Celtic Media Festival.
Writing credits include :-
Wil a Cêt (Writer / Director) Spoof Royal Wedding Doc. for S4C (2011)
Beryl, Cheryl & Meryl. (Writer, actor and producer) Comedy Film for S4C 2009.
MAWR (Writer & Performer) Sketch show for S4C, 2004 – 2008
Sioe PC Leslie Wynne (Writer / Performer & Producer) Bafta Wales winning comedy series + 2 Christmas Episodes for S4C
Y Rhaglen Wirion ‘Na (Co-writer / Director)
Childrens’ (That Stupid Show) Comedy series for S4C
Post Mortem (Team writer) Satirical sketch show for BBC Radio Cymru
Bwletin (Team Writer) Satirical panel show for BBC Radio Cymru
O’r Tu Ol (From Behind) Comedy show for Cwmni Theatr Bara Caws, 2009
X ‘Fod (Co-writer) Childrens’ comedy show for Cwmni Theatr Bara Caws, 2011
Presenting & Performing
Tudur Owen O’r Doc – (Performer / Producer) Comedy Chat show for S4C 2008 – 2010 (3 series) Nominated for best entertainment programme at the Celtic Media Festival 2009
Sioe Tudur Owen – (Performer / Producer) Comedy Chat Show for S4C 2011 (8 shows + Christmas Episode)
Byw yn ol y Llyfr (Living By The Book) (Presenter) Documentary series for S4C 2010 / 2011
Byw yn ol y Papur Newydd (Living by the Newspaper) (Presenter) Documentary series for S4C, 2011
Rhaglen Tudur Owen – (Presenter) Weekly comedy show on BBC Radio Cymru (Saturdays 12:30 – 2pm) 2009 – present.
Al & Dorothy – (Actor) Touring comedy stage show for Theatre Bara Caws – 2002
BBC 3 Last Laugh Sit-com writing competition, 2005 – Finalist / Runner up
BAFTA Wales Winner 2009 – Best Entertainment Show – The PC Leslie Wynne Show (Writer / Performer)
BAFTA Wales Nomination 2010 – Best Entertainment Show – Tudur Owen O’r Doc (Producer/Performer)
BAFTA Wales Nomination 2010 – Best Presenter
Celtic Media Festival 2009 – Best Light Ents. Prog – Tudur Owen O’r Doc (Producer/Performer)
Royal Television Society nomination 2011 - for “Wil & Cêt”