Jess has written for BBC’s Mock The Week and C4’s 8 out of 10 Cats does Countdown, as well as BBC R4’s News Quiz. Jess had a smasher of an Edinburgh
Jess has written for BBC’s Mock The Week and C4’s 8 out of 10 Cats does Countdown, as well as BBC R4’s News Quiz.
Jess had a smasher of an Edinburgh run and first ever tour in 2017 and 2018 with her show The Silence of the Nans. In the last year she starred in Sharon Horgan’s Motherland on BBC 2 and is an episode guest lead in Series 5 of Cuckoo on BBC and Netflix in January 2019.
She hosts her own podcast ‘Hoovering’ all about eating which in less than a year has racked up nearly half a million downloads.
She’s also been the regular host for several years now of BBC R4 Extra’s Comedy Club in the closing hours of weeknights
★★★★-Chortle, ★★★★-The Guardian, ★★★★-The Times
Start Time: We recommend joining at 7:30pm (UK time) to ensure you’re set-up for an 8pm start.
Each gig lasts around 50-60 minutes.
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