Kudos North-West writers award
I’m mega chuffed to have been one of the winners of the Kudos North-West Writers award ran in conjunction with BBC Writersoom. I’m going to be developing a new drama with Kudos North part of Kudos productions and you can Read a little bit more about it here
Co-op Easter advert
I’ve been being proper daft on the telly box hawking chocolate on an Easter advert for the Co-op. If you dig bespectacled, northern, ginger women in full bunny costume then you are in for a right treat.
Where’s The F In The News
I recorded a brilliant new radio panel show with some smashing fellow comics which will be broadcast on radio 4 December 19th at 11pm.
My award winning play ‘Omnibus’ is being performed at the Unity Theatre in Liverpool in June! It’s a Co-production with the Liverpool Royal Court and we’ve just cast some bloody brilliant actors. I’m so excited. You can buy tickets here! https://www.unitytheatreliverpool.co.uk/whats-on/omnibus.html
I’m just filmed a broadcast pilot for ITV2 called Lovefix. It’s a show about love, sex and relationships. I host it with fellow comedian Kojo, Youtuber Hannah Witton and Ollie Locke. We had a blast filming it and it will be broadcast on Valentine’s Day 10pm ITV2.
I’ve been in Liverpool doing a workshop week for my play. The actors and the director were bloody amazing and hopefully it will be on at The Unity Theatre in Liverpool in the not too distant future.
I’m not going to be performing at the Edinburgh Fringe this year (too busy dropping a sprog) but a monologue I wrote will be featuring in a theatre show at the Pleasance. It’s celebrating ten years of the brilliant Comedian’s Theatre Company called 10x10x10.
Liverpool Hope playwriting prize
In super awesome lovely news, I won the inaugural Liverpool Hope playwriting prize. I get to work with the Royal Court theatre in Liverpool and I won some dollar, dollar. Here’s a picture of me with the other shortlisted writers. Yep, I’m the only vagina.
Here’s a bit about it that was in the Stage newspaper (I know fancy pants)
I did a gig for the charity Stoptober with some other brilliant comedians that was broadcast live on that there Youtube (Very modern).
I am delighted to be performing at both Latitude and End Of The Road Festival this year. I’ll be doing the Storytellers club shed (yes, shed!) at Latitude and compering the Comedy stage on Saturday afternoon at EOTR.
I’m taking my new stand up show ‘Happily ever after’ to the Edinburgh Festival in August. Here is the super cool poster.
Signed, sealed, delivery
I’ve just signed with Avalon management. They look after comedians that I think are bloody brilliant so I’m very much looking forward to being the black sheep of the family! I’m gonna get something pierced and buy a bottle of Malibu in anticipation.
On the Telly…
I just got married so that’s pretty big news but hey, even bigger news! TELLY NEWS! My episodes of ‘The Dog Ate My Homework’ will be broadcast on the 7th and 28th February 5pm on CBBC.
I’ve filmed two episodes of the CBBC show ‘The Dog Ate My Homework’. So my big Mulgrew face should be on your tele screens soon!
My Edinburgh Flyer! Front and back.
Picture Andy Hollingworth
Design Dave Young
EDINBURGH FESTIVAL 2013!
I am incredibly pleased to announce that I will be doing my first ever solo stand up show in Edinburgh this year.
It’s at 1.10pm, Stand 4 and the title is “Your Dads not funny”.
What? You would like a link for tickets? Really? REALLY? Bloody hell go on then!
On the radio…
My Pops and I are featured in a couple of episodes of BBC Radio 2’s History of British comedy. Episode 2 which we are featured on, is on the Iplayer and I think we are on Episode four which will be on Tuesday 26th March at 10pm.