Comic based in London, UK
and International Mr Leather 2003

This website is an archive of my time as International Mr Leather. It contains no pornography or nudity, but it does discuss adult themes. If you are logging on from work or may be offended you may wish to reconsider before going any further.

My guide to London's leather and bear scene has moved to

Picture of John age 47, behind him his 5 year old self looking slyly at the camera with an evil grin. The title is John Pendal: Monster, to advertise his 2019 solo comedy show
I've been performing as a comedian since 2010. There's more information, including videos and my upcoming gig list, on my other website

I have four solo comedy shows: Monster ... We Are Family ... How to Escape From Stuff and International Man of Leather - available for booking by filling in the form at


16 August - "Dungeon Disasters" workshop for Edgeplay Scotland

8 to 10 Nov - HUNCON IV in Budapest, Hungary (

Poster of John wearing a suit, sat in a chair, looking very smart ... except that his trouser leg happens to be on fire. He doesn't seem worried at all. The title is John Pendal - How to Escape from Stuff, to advertise his 2017 solo comedy show
Photo and poster by Steve Ullathorne


Sat 20 July @ 8-9pm GREAT YORKSHIRE FRINGE in York (

Weds 24 July @ 8-10.30pm COMEDY CABIN in Hoxton, London (I'm on in the 2nd half)

Weds 31 July to Mon 26 Aug @ 7.45-8.45pm EDINBURGH FESTIVAL at the Gilded Balloon (

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