Known mostly for his stand-up, Rhod Gilbert is a well-known stand-up comedian from Wales’s comedy scene.
He was born in Wales on the 18th of October 1968 As the son of two academics, he grew up in Carmarthen, Wales, among his two siblings. He tied the knot with his longtime girlfriend, Sian Harries.
For his first solo show at Edinburgh Fringe in 2005, Gilbert was nominated for a Perrier Newcomer Award for his work entitled 1984. His performances have taken him all across the world.
On October 18, 1968, he was born in Wales, the son of two Welsh teachers, Malcolm and Norma, who raised him.
Geoff and Jane are his two oldest brothers and sisters, respectively. When he wasn’t in school, he went to Model Elementary and Maridunum Comprehensive High School.
His first job was as an administrative assistant for the Welsh Office, followed by eight years of market research. After graduating from college, he spent eight years as a market researcher.
On the list of the most popular comedians is Rhod Gilbert. It’s estimated that his net worth is $1.5 million, based on information from Wikipedia, Forbes, and Business Insiders
In 2005, he won the Best Newcomer Award and was selected to The Times Top 50 Comedians.
Rhod and Sian Harries have been married since that year. A couple has never had a child
Among Sian’s numerous credits are Man Down and Tourist Trap, two Emmy-nominated comedies. She penned and directed the short film Neckface.
As executive producers, Rhod and Sian had a hand in every aspect of the picture.
The Froth, a collaboration podcast by Harries and Rhod Gilbert, will premiere in June 2020. Llanbobl Vision, their production firm, is also owned by the two of them.
The Time Out “Comic of the Year” award winner Best Show of the Year for Rhod Gilbert and Mince Pie from Time Out Magazine. For his work on the Rhod Gilbert Radio Show, he has been nominated for the Celtic Media Awards “Best Radi Personality.”
Rhod Gilbert has produced and presented two intimately personal documentaries on his life. The Perrier Newcomer Award was given to him for his first solo performance at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
An in-depth look at Rhod Gilbert: Stand Up To Shyness and the enormous impact shyness has had on his life has garnered critical acclaim, winning nominations for “Best Single Documentary” and “Best Presenter” at the 2018 Bafta Cymru Awards.
Rhod Gilbert: Stand Up To Infertility, a documentary on his own struggles with infertility and the topic of male fertility in general, is his most recent work.
A new campaign with the Fertility Network UK to raise awareness about infertility is currently his proudest achievement.