Cariad Lloyd
Cariad Lloyd is a comedian, actor and writer who has been performing since 2007. She was nominated in 2011 for Best Newcomer at the Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Awards for her debut solo show, Lady Cariad...
Mel Giedroyc
Melanie Clare Sophie "Mel" Giedroyc (/ɡɛdˈrɔɪtʃ/;) is an English presenter, actress and comedienne, best known for her comedy work with Sue Perkins, co-hosting series including Light Lunch for Channel...
Hils Barker
Hils Barker is a British comedian and writer. She was a finalist in newcomer competitions So You Think You're Funny and The Daily Telegraph Open Mic Award, and went on to write and perform in two seri...
Cecilia Loftus
Cecilia "Cissie" or "Cissy" Loftus (22 October 1876 – 12 July 1943) was a Scottish actress, singer, mimic, vaudevillian, and music hall performer in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
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Renée Houston
Renee Houston (24 July 1902 – 9 February 1980) was a Scottish comedy actress and revue artist who appeared in television and film roles.Born in Johnstone, Renfrewshire, as Katherina Valarita Ver...
Pippa Evans
Pippa Evans is a British comedian, known for her work in character and improvisational comedy.
Having studied Drama and Theatre Arts at Birmingham University, she became a member of Scratch improv...
Katy Wix
Katy Wix (born 1979, Cardiff) is a Welsh actress and comedienne. She has appeared in Not Going Out, Rush Hour, Miranda and Torchwood.
Wix was born in Cardiff and attended the University of Warwick...
Janey Godley
Janey Godley (born 20 January 1961) is a British stand-up comedian and writer. Her autobiography, Handstands in the Dark, was a UK Top Ten best-seller and she was a 2006 Scotswoman of The Year finalis...
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Kate Copstick
Kate Copstick is a Paisley-born Scottish actress, television presenter, writer, critic, director and producer.
She is best known for her roles on the children's TV shows No. 73 and ChuckleVision. ...
Laura Solon
Laura Madalene Solon (born April 1979) is an English comedian, actress, writer, and winner of the 2005 Perrier Comedy Award, only the second woman to win as a solo performer (the first being Jenny Ecl...
Helen Lederer
Helen Lederer (born 24 September 1954) is a British comedian, writer and actress who emerged as part of the alternative comedy boom at the beginning of the 1980s.
Born in Carmarthen to an English ...
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Shappi Khorsandi
Shaparak "Shappi" Khorsandi (Persian: شاپرک خرسندی, born 8 June 1973) is an Iranian-born British comedian.
The daughter of Hadi Khorsandi, she and her family were forced to flee from Iran to Londo...
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Jenny Eclair
Jenny Eclair (born Jenny Clare Hargreaves on 16 March 1960) is an English comedian, novelist and actor, best known for her roles in Grumpy Old Women between 2004 and 2007 and in Loose Women in 2011 an...
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Margaret Cabourn-Smith
Margaret Cabourn-Smith is a British comedy actress. She is known for her roles in shows such as The IT Crowd, Miranda, Bigipedia, Katy Brand's Big Ass Show, Peep Show, Lab Rats and The Maltby Collecti...
Siobhan Redmond
Siobhan Redmond MBE (/ʃəˈvɔːn/ shə-VAWN; born 27 July 1959) is a Scottish actress.
Originally from Tollcross, Glasgow, Redmond attended Park School for Girls in Glasgow's West End. She studied Eng...
Gillian Elisa
Gillian Elizabeth Thomas (born 10 August 1953) is an actress, singer, and comedian. Early in her career she was known by her full name of Gillian Elisa Thomas.
Gillian was born in Carmarthen, Wale...
Avril Angers
Florence Avril Angers (18 April 1918 – 9 November 2005) was an English stand up comedienne and actress. The Daily Telegraph described her as "one of the most zestful, charming and reliable chara...
Vesta Tilley
Matilda Alice Powles (13 May 1864 – 16 September 1952), was an English music hall performer who adopted, at age 11, the stage name Vesta Tilley and who became one of the most famous male impersonators...
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Abi Roberts
Abi Roberts is a British stand-up comedian. She studied Russian and Italian at Swansea University, attended Bristol Old Vic Theatre School (and later the Moscow Conservatoire) and gained prominence in...
Karen Dunbar
Karen Dunbar (born 1 April 1971 in Glasgow, Scotland) is a comedian and entertainer. She appears in Chewin' the Fat and The Karen Dunbar Show.
Dunbar was born in Glasgow but moved to Ayr at young ...
Jan Hunt
Jan Hunt (born 13 March 1946) is a British comedian, actress and Music Hall performer, who appeared on BBC television series Crackerjack with Michael Aspel, Ed Stewart, Peter Glaze and Don Maclean in ...
Natalie Haynes
Natalie Haynes (born 1974) is an English writer and broadcaster and a former comedian. She attended King Edward VI High School for Girls, Birmingham then read Classics at Christ's College, Cambridge, ...
Ava Vidal
Ava Beverley Vidal (/ˈeɪvə vɪˈdɑːl/; born 1976 in Lambeth, London) is a British comedian. She became more widely known after taking part in E4's Kings of Comedy. Her career in comedy began on the BBC'...
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Lynn Ferguson
Lynn Ferguson (born 11 April 1965) is a Scottish writer, actress, comedian and presenter. She is the sister of comedian Craig Ferguson and is known for voicing the character of Mac in the animated fil...
Janet Brown
Janet McLuckie Brown (14 December 1923 – 27 May 2011) was a Scottish actress, comedian, and impressionist who gained considerable fame in the 1970s and 1980s for her impersonations of M...
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