A Funny, Basic, Well-Presented Best Man Speech (Video)

The best man speech below has many solid characteristics of a good best man speech.

First and foremost, Ollie–the best man, presents himself very well speaking clearly and projecting nicely so that everyone can hear him.  Though most people may not consider this, Ollie finds himself in a somewhat awkward poistion as he has to do his best man speech on the stairs.

Ollie is clearly fairly comforable speaking and he does many good things in this best man speech: He immediately toasts the bride and groom quickly bringing everybody into his speech.  He mentions his knowledge of the couple and their long history together.  He integrates humor and history nicely in this speech.

We have written much about blending sincerity and humor in a best man speech.  Ollie does this nicely, integrating humor in with his sincere knowledge of the bride and groom.

Enjoy Ollie’s Best Man Speech below as an example of good best man speech.

A Basic, Well-Presented Best Man Speech



Richard CummingsA Funny, Basic, Well-Presented Best Man Speech (Video)

Short, But Funny, Southern Best Man Speech

What is it about a Southern accent that makes stories even better?  In the video below, we see a short, but very funny, best man speech.

The best man, with a Southern accent and demeanor to the core, begins his best man speech by saying, “Tradition would dictate that this would be opportunity to bring out embarassing stories about the groom, but I am not going to do that.  For example, I will not tell the story about…”Read More

Richard CummingsShort, But Funny, Southern Best Man Speech

Hiliarious Best Man Speech

The Best Man Speech below is an absolutely hilarious best man speech from a Scottsmen.  As we have written many times on this site, humor is mandatory in a best man speech.

In the speech below, the best man at this Scottish wedding uses humor perfectly, though his content is rather edgy.  You must know your audience in a best man speech and he clearly did–many Scottish people who were enjoying themselves and up for a good, if irreverent, laugh.

This is a great example of a best man speech and should be used as a barometer for how to create a funny best man speech.  However, tread carefully if you want to use similar content–it may not go over with all audiences.

In this best man speech, his boderline humor consists of a joke with the bride asking the groom if he would “like to try her black bush”.  Read More

Richard CummingsHiliarious Best Man Speech