Sam & Mark image

 

Sam & Mark

 

BAFTA award-winning presenters Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes first appeared on our screens as contestants on Pop Idol back in 2003. Their friendship began whilst filming backstage VT’s and they have been inseparable ever since.

The brand new hosts of the classic revamp, Crackerjack!, the duo are also well-known for presenting the hugely popular Sam & Mark’s Big Friday Wind Up, for which they received two Children’s BAFTA’s during the show’s impressive eight series run.
 
Sam and Mark are family favourites with a wealth of credits including Match of the Day: Can You Kick It, TMi, Copycats, Junior Bake Off, Top of The Pops Reloaded, and Taking the Next Step.

 

Alongside their TV success, the duo are also well-loved authors, having published their first children’s book The Adventures of Long Arm in 2015 followed by the release of their second book The Adventure of Long Arm vs The Evil Supply Teacher. 2017 saw the release of their first picture book The Stink Before Christmas.

 

With hundreds of hours of live TV under their belts, it comes as no surprise that Sam & Mark have also created a high energy and fun-filled family stage show, which they have performed up and down the country, touring theatres and delighting audiences across live events, festivals, and the national institution that is Butlins.

Photo by Snooty Fox Images

Becky Hill

Biig Piig

Brass Rave Unit

Bru-C

Deco

DJ Yoda Presents: Filmstock

Easy Stride Band

Fatboy Slim

Ffion Rebecca

Friendly Fires

Funky Little Choir

Genghar

Georgia

Gideon Conn

Glowie

Greek Tragedies

Groove Armada

Heather Small

Holy Moly & The Crackers

Lavengro

Level 42

Liam Payne

London Garage Orchestra

Master Peace

Max & Harvey

Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer

Mr Motivator

Plastic Mermaids

Reef

S Club Party

Self Esteem

Shepdog

Sophie Ellis Bextor Ft. Sink The Pink

Space

The Cuban Brothers

The Selecter

The Sherlocks

The Sugarhill Gang - Furious 5 Ft. Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio

The Wurzels

Thrill Collins