Ben Elton

Ben Elton is a comedy legend, one of the UK’s favourite stand-up comedians and an award winning comedy writer responsible for iconic television hits such as Blackadder 2, Blackadder the Third and Blackadder Goes Forth. He has written many books and in 2007 was awarded the Special Golden Rose D’Or at The International Television Festival in Lucerne, Switzerland, for his lifetime contribution to the Television Arts.

Ben was celebrity MC at the 2006 Starlight Ball and did a marvellous job of keeping the audience entertained, engaged and enjoying themselves.