One of British comedy’s most intriguing young comics, he is a regular face and voice on local TV and radio around the East Midlands and has become something of a comedy ambassador for all things Leicester.
Chortle said "It's obvious that Jim Smallman is a natural-born compere."
Chortle said "he falls somewhere between Frank Skinner and Dave Gorman, his silver-tongued banter is likely to charm most audiences"
Time Out said "a talented comic"
Coventry Evening Telegraph said "Smallman boasts a masterful rapport with the audience and clearly takes much delight in pushing the comedy boundaries "