Jenny Bede is an award winning musical comedian and actor who was the Observer & Guardian’s Rising Star of Comedy 2015.
Jenny first gained a following on YouTube by writing, directing and performing in a series of topical parody music videos, gaining over 2million views as well as the eye of the industry.
She started stand up in April 2013, winning Best Newcomer at the Musical Comedy Awards after just three gigs. She went on to perform that year on the Free Fringe, after which she became the face of ‘Mad on Chelsea’, the irreverent spin off to the BAFTA winning Made in Chelsea, which saw Jenny write and act in weekly sketches as well as presenting the show.
In 2014, she wrote and starred in her own musical sketch pilot Jenny Bede: AAA for BBC Comedy.
A sought after actress, Jenny has also appeared in Episodes (BBC2), Josh (BBC3),Crackanory(Dave), Murder in Successville (BBC3), Watson & Oliver (BBC2), Misfits (E4),Broadchurch (ITV), and she is a series regular in CBBC show Eve which starts filming it’s 3rd series this Summer.
In 2015 at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival Jenny debuted Don’t Look At Me, her first hour of insightful, bizarre, and brilliantly dark pop-culture inspired musical comedy. The show was a huge success with great reviews and sold out audiences. She also appeared on the BBC’s Edinburgh Festival Best Of the Web show due to her popular online following and the success of her online content.