MC / Comedian / Event Host
Ensuring the smooth running and linking between speakers, performers and guests with an awesome ability to engage the crowd!
*Thames Valley Award nominee 2020
Anthony ‘ Pass Da Mic’ King
Is a trained actor and communicator and has been electrifying crowds since 2002. The name Pass Da Mic was found at the Juba Mansions in Selhurst as the mic would get passed to him at numerous events. Anthony was discovered by Irene Austin, James ‘El Nino’ Freeman and Chantel Daniels of United by One.
Anthony King in 2004 featured on the hit 4Kornerz ‘Yes I know’ and then went on to be featured and host at the Barbados Gospelfest in 2005. Since then Anthony has hosted events with Kirk Franklin, Israel Houghton, Mary Mary, Donnie McClurkin, Marvin Winans and more.
Anthony has been making people laugh for years, with his ‘quick witt’ and humour. Ricky Norwood ‘Fatboy’ from Eastenders states “This dude is crazy”. Temeka Williams stated "Your crazy, where did they get you from". Madam Mayor of Croydon, Cllr Khan stated "I cannot have any event without my Anthony".
Konan of Krept and Konan (Rap duo) states "This guy is mad"
Anthony has featured on BBC radio, Premier Radio, UGN, Power Jam and UCB radio stations. Anthony has appeared in The Bill, Holby City, Murder Investigation Team, Family Affairs and Ford Ka commercial.
As a Master of Ceremony, Anthony has hosted over 200 weddings. In recent years Anthony has organised a concert for the survivors of the Grenfell Tower (2017) and is present in most forums supporting young people affected by knife crime. Anthony has a BSc in Public Policy and Community Development and has a passion for regeneration of communities. Anthony in (2018) hosted an event for the BME forum which propelled Anthony into corporate events for his hometown of Croydon.
Anthony has hosted events in South Africa, Italy, France, Barbados, New York, Florida, Ireland, Jamaica and across the UK
In 2019 Anthony hosted a beach party on the world renown Boston Beach, Portland,
Anthony is sought after and is fondly known for Being the Pattie Connouseiur, His war on the local ‘Tuck Shops’ and is sponsored by Princess!
In 2019 - Anthony has raised over £15,000 for charity. Anthony arranged a concert for a choir who suffered a massive loss as a result of the Shuregard Fire, £4000,00 to Rehoboth Childrens Home Kenya, £2,000 towards repairing equipment for a Community Initiative in New Addington, Croydon. £1,500 for a school in Ghana. Anthony co organised the biggest knife crime event in the London Borough of Croydon 'Cut it Out' 2019 at Selhurst Park.
In September 2019, Anthony raised over £2,000 for the Sickle Cell Society.
Anthony stated his greatest achievements on the stage is... Directing a Choir in Israel, Hosting an event at the Royal Albert Hall, Organising and hosting a fundraiser for the Grenfell Tower and hosting an event for the Jamaican High Commissioner.
Please book him via email on email@example.com