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Bridget Christie

Top UK Comedian, Writer


Bridget Christie

Bridget Christie's A Bic For Her was a total sell-out in Edinburgh 2014 and became the top-selling comedy show at Soho Theatre ever, selling out every night of its 54-night run.

Her 2014 tour, a double bill of A Bic For Her and An Ungrateful Woman, won the 2015 Chortle Award for Best Tour. She was also nominated for a 2014 British Comedy Award for Best Female TV comic for her one performance on television in 2014, Have I Got News For You.

Her first book, A Book For Her was published in July 2015.

Her debut BBC Radio 4 series, Bridget Christie Minds The Gap was broadcast in April 2013. It won Best Radio at the 2014 Chortle Awards and a prestigious 2014 Rose D'Or International Broadcasting Award. Her second series was broadcast in January 2015 and also won a 2015 Chortle Award for Best Radio.

Bridget also writes for The Guardian, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Independent and various publications when she has time, and has appeared in several TV and radio comedy shows.

She has written and performed 9 critically acclaimed consecutive solo Edinburgh Festival shows.