Jon loves films that are so bad they're good. In fact he loves them so much they changed his life. One day he found a dusty old VHS of a dodgy-looking B-movie, and it ended up transforming him into Lord Buckethead, the intergalactic space lord who battled Theresa May in the 2017 General Election. This is the story of how and why it all happened, and the even weirder story of Count Binface that came next, as part of Jon's video odyssey into the world's most unintentionally brilliant pop culture.Book Now
Jon is a writer/performer and producer with TV credits including The Thick Of It, Time Trumpet, Have I Got News For You and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. On BBC Radio 4 he created and wrote the topical sitcom Lobby Land and he is an award-winning producer making shows including Austentatious, The World Of Simon Rich and Rob Newman's Total Eclipse of Descartes. Jon's online mash-ups have gained 60 million hits on Youtube, which is very nearly 60 million more than the number of votes he's received in general elections.Book Now
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