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Chris Barrie

Actor, Writer, Inventions Enthusiast

Chris Barrie is perhaps best known as the hologram Rimmer in the cult science-fiction comedy show Red Dwarf, however Chris has recently added more strings to his bow as presenter of Massive Engines, exploring almost every invention in mechanised transport from trains to airships. Chris also completed two four-part series of Britain's Greatest Machines for National Geographic continuing his mission to bring the glorious history of Britain's engineering heritage to the masses.

"A true professional"

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In detail

Chris Barrie began his show business career as one of the original Comedy Store Gong Show performers which led to appearances on the BBC's David Essex Showcase. As well as contributing to a late night Channel 4 sketch show, Chris's main work in the mid eighties was his contribution to ITV's Spitting Image as one of the main voice artists. Chris worked on the show from the pilot in 1983 through to 1990.

What he offers you

For over twenty years Chris has been very active on the corporate entertainment scene. Whether he is hosting an awards ceremony, linking conference presentations, contributing to the launch of a new product or delivering an after-dinner speech, he will provide the right balance of entertainment for the company and the event.

How he presents

A gifted vocal impressionist, Chris Barrie has a special talent and skill of setting the mood for the audience and then playing to it. At live events, he is noted for his enthusiasm, willingness to mix, his professionalism and patience. With excellent crisis management skills, he is loved for his humour, sharp wit and the natural way with which he interacts with the audience.


He presents in English.

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  • British Inventions and Engineering
  • Cars, Motorcycles and Trucks - Britain's Greatest Machines
  • Host
  • After Dinner Speaking
  • Presenter
  • Awards
  • Impersonator

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