The Team

Meet The Quiz Team!

Jez

Jez is our founder, quiz creator and compere.

He founded The Quiz Team in 2007 having a curiosity for general knowledge and a love of engaging people and making them laugh.

A formally trained actor (Birmingham School of Acting – 1993) – Jez is passionate about supporting performers in their journey to entertain audiences.

@thequizteam

Andrew

Andrew is a member of Olivier Award-winning ‘Showstopper! The Improvised Musical’.

He has performed with them in their recent West End season, as well as touring both across the UK and internationally.He also performs with improvised gothic horror show ‘The Society of Strange’ & occasionally does things that have been written in advance.

@andrewdpugsley

Ben

Originally from Yorkshire, Ben trained as an actor at the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama.

Prior to his actor-training, Ben was the Film Festival Producer at the National Media Museum in Bradford, a co-founder of the Paper Zoo Theatre Company & is fond of chips.

He is a keen theatre-goer, loves cinema & enjoys tennis, swimming & badminton…whilst also avoiding exercise at all costs.

@bentheeagle

Tolu

Tolu is a actress, writer and producer and trained at the National (YTC) and Identity School of Acting.

Tolu founded ‘ThreeLions Productions’ company with 2 other female lions. They are currently producing a TV series following the success of their short ‘No. 22’.

She brings her dulcet Radio voice and many laughs to each Quiz along with knowledge and trivia!

@toluedwards

Luke

Luke is an Actor and Voice artist.

You may have heard him voicing ‘Robert’ in Billie and the Ghost on The Disney Channel, or all manner of monsters and creatures in the Total War – Warhammer Video Games.

He has graced London pub quizzes with his silky smooth voice since 2011.

@lukestevenson

Andy

 Andy is a comedy actor & the co producer of a You Tube comedy channel.

He is also The Wedding Speech Guy , writing bespoke speeches which he started after being a best man for the sixth time and realised he had to claw back all the money he had spent on confetti, dry cleaning & black sambuca.

@getaspeech

Tom

Tom is a cheeky northerner who trained as an actor and voiceover artist.

He has worked with the RSC, Savio(u)r, Sell A Door Theatre Co, Blackshaw Theatre, Tik-Sho-Ret Theatre Co, Foolish People & the BBC.

He loves hosting his quiz at the Hammersmith Ram. Come down on a Tuesday night and challenge your brain muscles and enjoy Tom’s sarcastic tones.

Ruth

Ruth is an actor, dresser, waitress, receptionist and quiz master, she has performed on both stage and screen.

She used to be a wardrobe mistress for male strippers, The Chippendales.

Ruth also writes and performs her own stand up comedy and tries to never be more than 10 feet away from a piece of Madeira cake.

@keelingruth

Adam

Adam is an actor, improviser, writer, lyricist and maypole instructor.

On the road to recovery from a severe cake addiction, he has been dabbling in quizmastery to the horror/delight of patrons at the Hollywood Arms, Chelsea.

He likes reading the ingredients of food packets, making philosophical U-turns and chapatis.

@adamcourting

Adam

Long time quiz master and Trinity Arms resident man on the mic. Simon has career as an actor has seen him grace numerous theatres around the world as well as the small and silver screen .

He runs his own presentation and voice workshops for business clients as well as facilitating business transformation programs.

Spending time with his young family, yoga and walking his trusted Schnauzer, Jura, are the key things to keeping him in prime condition for asking all those quiz questions.

Andrew

Andrew is an actor/singer/writer with a propensity for songs in 3/4 time and excessively long Facebook statuses.

He’s often on the lookout for gluten-free pizza and usually failing at a sugar-free diet.

Once a week he enjoys tormenting the good people of Maida Vale at the Prince Alfred pub quiz.

@theandrewpepper

Charlene

The Quiz Team is a family affair!

Jez’s wife Charlene supports the team managing the behind the scenes admin, website, planning and general bits and pieces to keep The Quiz Team machine going!

Find her getting the world fit & healthy

@positivelyslim