Hackney Empire New Act of the Year 2006 winner, Joe Wilkinson is an English comedian, actor, and writer best known for his work in 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown as Rachel Riley's assistant. The comedian was born on May 2, 1975, in Bromley, England, the UK to his parents, father Brian and mother Stella Wilkinson.
Joe is a married man. The comedian tied the marital bonds with his wife Petra Exton on the 31st of July 2015. The couple who currently resides in Brighton, England, had a beautiful wedding ceremony. However, a lack of information about his wife and other such details has made it unable to describe about their wedding lives.
The duo doesn't have any children to date. Besides, there are no any rumors of his extramarital affairs, dating life, and also most importantly their divorce rumors. It seems as if he prefers to keep his personal life private and not want his familial life to become a public affair.
Joe began his career at a local pub and that was in the year 2004. The pub held an open mic evening where he signed himself up for the challenge and then his career has been on the rise ever since. The comedian has since then appeared in TV more than a thousand times.
His stand up comedy has taken him to two major tours; My Mum's called Stella and my Dad's called Brian, and The Joe Wilkinson Experience. Besides open mic, he has also appeared in a live recording session for the Flatshare Slamdown.
Apart from his other career jobs, he has got the most fame through his career as an actor. His act on the spin-off of 8 Out of 10 Cats, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown is much appreciated. In 2016, Joe appeared in the Sky 1 series Rovers. The series was co-written by him alongside David Earl.
He has appeared in various television shows so far. The talented actor earns a huge amount of salary from his career and his exact net worth is yet to be revealed. But, some sites suggest that he has half a million dollars as his total net worth.
The comedian cum actor is currently busy in the production of the movie, After Life which is set to be premiered on Netflix. The movie will be about a dark comedy web TV series.