Who is Andrew Maxwell? I'm a Celebrity 2019 comedian's age, wife, career and more facts

27 November 2019, 13:34 | Updated: 27 November 2019, 13:36

Andrew Maxwell is taking part in I'm a Celebrity 2019
Andrew Maxwell is taking part in I'm a Celebrity 2019. Picture: ITV

By Tom Eames

Comedian Andew Maxwell will be hoping to be providing the comic relief in this year's I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!

The Irish star is best known for his stand-up tours, panel show appearances and voiceover work, and his jungle adventure will be his most high-profile gig to date.

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But who is Andrew and where might you have seen him before? Here's your handy guide:

  1. Who is Andrew Maxwell?

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    Andrew Maxwell is an Irish stand-up comedian, and is perhaps best known narrating the MTV reality TV series, Ex on the Beach.

    He has appeared regularly on TV and radio comedy and panel shows, including Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Mock the Week and Drunk History.

  2. How old is Andrew?

    Andrew was born in 1974 and celebrates his 45th birthday in 2019.

    He was born into a Methodist family in Kilbarrack, Dublin. He was educated at the Church of Ireland ethos Mount Temple Comprehensive School in Clontarf.

  3. Who is Andrew Maxwell's wife and does he have any kids?

    Andrew married his wife in 2015, but not much is known about her or their relationship.

    Andrew has spoken about his wife on Twitter in the past, describing her as his “missus” and “wifey.”

    He has also spoke about her background in his stand-up routines, referring to her as a Muslim of Egyptian heritage.

    The couple have three children and currently live in the Kent countryside, after relocating from London.