About Pete Buchanan
Entertainer, Singer, Host & Compère and Personality DJ
Pete’s affable nature, and ability to ad-lib with a live audience and with over 18 years experience in the entertainment industry makes him an ideal choice for your wedding entertainment.
Pete started in 1994 working abroad in hotels as a compere, comedy entertainer and singer. After working in hotel entertainment for a few years, he decided to further his career and moved on to work as an all-round entertainer and singer on Cruise Ships. Working on numerous cruise lines gave him the experience working alongside many top UK Performers.
After years of performing on ships, he returned to the UK and in 2002. Pete became the Entertainments Manager for a 1000+ capacity live entertainments venue overseeing all elements of entertainment, and working alongside many Celebrity Entertainers.
As well as having appeared on various television and radio programmes, Pete got the job as Peter Kay’s stand-in, on the sitcom “Max & Paddy” which was screened in 2004.
The World of Cruising called Pete back once again; this time as cruise director. He was responsible for all the entertainment on board the vessel, compering, introducing musical production shows, devising and performing the on board comedy show, hosting various comedy game shows, and performing his own comedy vocal cabaret act.
After his second spell of cruising Pete returned to dry land and travelled the country as a comedy entertainer, singer and personality DJ for Corporate and Private Clients.
In 2005 Pete decided to re-develop his talents and concentrate on advising & providing entertainment for weddings. He now specialises in bespoke wedding entertainment and over the last eight years has developed a highly flexible package which includes:
- Entertainment Advice
- Entertainment Itinerary
- Comedy Entertainment
- MC (Master Of Ceremonies)
In summary Pete is a wedding entertainer, singer and wedding DJ with a wealth of experience in producing, hosting and performing bespoke wedding entertainment
"Peter was not only instrumental in the smooth running of our event he entertained superbly. I haven't laughed that much in a long time!"
Account Executive, Holiday Inn Hotels