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Curriculum Vitae


Books

2015

2014

2013

2012

My Great Success And Other Failures

My School Musical And Other Punishments

My Brilliant Life And Other Disasters

My Best Friend And Other Enemies

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Awards & Nominations

2014FAB Book AwardsNominee
2013 Bookbuzz List Bookbuzz
2012 No. 1 in Top 10 Children's Books For Christmas The Independent
2011 Top 10 Comedians to Catch in 2011 Dave TV
2011 Best Live Comedy Show Nominee NOTBBC Website
2010 Finalist – New Act of the Year Laughing Boy (National Competition)
2008 Winner - King Gong Comedy Store Gong Show

Live Shows

2012 Joy Is My Middle Name Edinburgh Festival
2012 Sex Appeal Benefit Bloomsbury Theatre
2011 A Chip Off The Odd Block Edinburgh Festival
2010 Inheritance Tax Camden Fringe
2009 It's Got Jokes In Edinburgh Festival
2009 Three Jesters In Leicester Leicester Comedy Festival
2009 Lest Fest Leicester Comedy Festival
2009 Midnight Comedy Showcase Brighton Festival
2008 Comedy O'Clock Edinburgh Festival

TV and Radio

2011 FHM Stand Up Hero Baby Cow ITV4
2011 Show Pony & Big Fun Co Presenter Shoreditch Radio
2010 One Life Left Guest Resonance FM
2009 My First Gig Guest Resonance FM

Writing

2016

2015

2014

2014

2014

2012

2012

Contributing Editor

Unannounced film adaptation

My Brilliant Life And Other Disasters

Z List Deadlist

Articles

The News Quiz

Comedy Studies Vol 3 No 2 (contributor)

Tantrum.xyz Magazine

Matador Films

Citrus Television

Z List Deadlist Podcast

Standard Issue Magazine

BBC Radio 4

Intellect Journals

2011 Females in Comedy: The Minority Retort Independent (blog)
2011 Stand-Up Put Downs (contributor) Transworld
2010 Hotel Trubble BBC1
2010 New Humanist Magazine The Rationalist Association
2009 The Atheists Guide To Christmas (Contributor) The Friday Project
2009 The Works Madam Jojo's
2008 Sex Bombs Ulan Productions
2008-9 Nothing New Under The Sun BBC3

What the press have to say....

"Very funny" - Jimmy Carr

"Wonderfully funny" - Chortle

"A keen and insightful comedy mind, black-as-night sense of mischief and an excellent comedy writer performer. She’ll only get bigger" - Dave Website

"You can definitely write" - Iain Morris

"A gauche charm and sharp and circuitous wit" - Three Weeks

"Laugh out loud comedy" - BBC3

"Deliciously Sick... A fertile imagination in the writing, with a keen grasp of how to express it" - Chortle

"Her relaxed and polished reflections are genuinely clever and well-crafted...the mark of a good comic" - Maddog Magazine

On 'My Best Friend And Other Enemies'...


The Guardian – “A fantastic read… it deserves to be in every school library.” 

The Independent - “Properly funny, a hilarious tale of childhood friendship"

Harry Hill - "This book is hilarious!"
Jenny Colgan - "I totally loved My Best Friend & Other Enemies - brilliantly funny and painfully true"


On 'A Chip Off The Odd Block'...

**** Metro
”Exceedingly charming and self-effacing... A nice line in acidic sarcasm”


**** Broadway Baby

“wonderfully refreshing... brilliant”


**** Three Weeks
“Wilkins is a delight”


**** The Skinny
“Wilkins' is an assuredly distinct comic voice”


**** EdinburghGuide.com
“expertly constructed, extracting laughs at the right places”

On 'Joy Is My Middle Name'...

**** Three Weeks
”A delightfully hilarious show. Pure joy”

**** Cream of the Fringe
”At ease dry delivery, humorous tales...there's something for everyone”

The List
”Endearingly self-deprecating and funny”


        
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