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Adam Kay

Adam Kay

BAFTA-Winning TV Writer, Author, Comedian and Former Doctor

Adam Kay is a former doctor, a BAFTA-winning comedian and one of the country's best-selling authors.

In between his sold-out comedy tours, playing to over 100,000 people a year, Adam bringing his experiences to life as a speaker, giving a hilarious, inspiring and fascinating performance.

Adam's no-holds-barred diaries from his time as a junior doctor were the basis of his hit book 'This is Going to Hurt'. This hilarious, horrifying and heart-breaking book has sold over two million copies in the UK, been translated into 38 languages, spending a record-breaking 13 months at number in the Sunday Times bestseller list, and winning numerous accolades including Book of the Year at the National Book Awards.

His second book, 'Twas the Nightshift before Christmas' was another huge success, and Adam became the first author to have simultaneous Sunday Times number ones in paperback and hardback.