Phil Tufnell: Biography highlights
One of the most popular characters in English cricket, Phil Tufnell features as team captain on A Question of Sport as well as popping up on a host of other shows.
Full biography of Phil Tufnell
Phil Tufnell’s background
Affectionately known throughout the cricketing world as ‘The Cat’, Phil has entertained many television and sporting crowds over the years. During recent times, he has been able to combine his cricketing expertise with his ‘mischievous’ and ‘laddish’ reputation with a position as a much-loved television & radio presenter and participant.
Phil is now building a career in the entertainment world as a very well-regarded presenter & entertainer on a wide-ranging scale in television, radio and DVD. His popularity soared with his appearance on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!, where over 13 million people watched him being crowned King of the Jungle. He went on to appear on programmes such as They Think It’s All Over, A Question of Sport and Strictly Come Dancing.
His corporate appearances include award ceremonies, conferences and personal appearances. He always well received by the public both young and old who hold him in very high esteem.
Phil has gained a great deal of experience in perfecting his after dinner speaking, in particular Q&A sessions, to which Phil’s personality is extremely well suited! He is always happy to give his honest, passionate, amusing and sometimes controversial opinion on a number of topics, sport related or not. Through his openness, Phil endears himself to his audiences allowing them to relate to his past experiences which always ensures a relaxing & very enjoyable evening.
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He was lovely! Arrived in good time and signed all the books and just went with the flow. Had everyone engaged and laughing!'
'An amazing performance, we were so impressed.'
'Phil Tufnell provided a great night's entertainment, with many humorous stories of his career in cricket and broadcasting along with his 'winning trip to the Jungle'!!'