TOM Allen is an English comedian, actor and writer who is a regular face on Channel 4’s The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice.
He also hosted Bake Off: The Professionals with Liam Charles. Here’s more about the funnyman.
Who is Tom Allen?
Tom Allen, who was born on June 14, 1983, joined Jo Brand on The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice in 2018 as a regular presenter.
When he was 22, Tom won the UK’s most prestigious comedy newcomer award So You Think You’re Funny in 2005.
He also won the BBC New Comedy Awards in the same year.
The comic supported Sarah Millican on her sold out 2016 tour of Australia, New Zealand and the UK.
He has also supported Josh Widdicombe, Romesh Ranganathan and Michael McIntyre.
What TV shows and films has Tom Allen been in?
Tom has starred in the films Tamara Drewe, Colour Me Kubrick with John Malkovich, and Starter for Ten with James McAvoy and Mark Gatiss.
TV wise, he has made appearances on 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, Mock The Week, Celebrity The Crystal Maze, The John Bishop Show, Bake Off: The Professionals and Channel 4’s Comedy Gala at the O2.
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When is The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice On?
The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice goes out on Channel 4 on Fridays at 8pm.
It runs alongside the main show until the final contestant is crowned champion.
Tickets are available to appear in the audience up until Saturday, October 19, so it seems likely the final Extra Slice will air after that date.