Talent

Amy Gledhill

About Amy

Amy is a comedian, actor and writer from Hull who brims with natural warmth and charm.

Her authentic, comic voice won her the prestigious BBC Caroline Aherne Bursary 2019 which has led to her starting development on her own sitcom. In 2019, she landed a leading role in Radio 4’s, Phil Ellis is Tryingand will soon be on our screens playing Susie in Mike Barlett’s latest drama, Lifeon BBC One. She has written for CBBC’s, BAFTA award-winning series Class Dismissedas well as being invited into various writers rooms for exciting, new projects spanning many channels.

She’s one half of Edinburgh Award nominated / Chortle Award winners – The Delightful Sausage. They made their TV debut on Harry Hill’s Clubnite(Channel Four) and have since popped up on Sky and More 4 as well as creating original, online content for BBC3 and Channel Four. They enjoyed a two week run at the Soho Theatre with their critically lauded show, Ginster’s Paradise.“Funny and hilariously sinister” – The Times.

As a stand up, she has won multiple national competitions with her unique blend of confessional stories, intelligent observations and ridiculous, off-beat daftness. Tour support for Sophie Hagen, Angelos Epithemiou, Lucy Beaumont, Jess Fostekew and Jen Brister.

“Gledhill is a name to watch” – Evening Standard

“Her jokes are strong and her presence joyful” – Chortle

“Fast-rising” The Scotsman

“Native Hullensian Amy Gledhill has collated the kind of awards portfolio that would shame a seasoned pro.” The Skinny



Credits

Television


THE ONE SHOW Self
BBC One
HARRY HILL’S CLUBNITE Self
Channel 4
ROMESH PRESENTS: ANNA MANN Molly the Goat Farmer Sky Benjamin Green
THE JOY OF MISSING OUT Concierge More 4 Tommy Forbes
BBC QUICKIE: Internet Arguments in Real Life Annie BBC Three Tom Levinge
LIFE (Coming Soon) Suzie BBC One Kate Hewitt
CHANNEL 4 SPARKS Self C4 Online Charlie Perkins
BADOO Woman on date Online Ad




RADIO


PHIL ELLIS IS TRYING Polly BBC Radio 4 Sam Michell
MARK WATSON’S COMEDY MARATHON Shelly Audible Mark Watson
NEWSJACK UNPLUGGED Self / Various characters Radio 4 Extra
SARAH BRETT SHOW Self BBC 5 Live




STAGE


THE DELIGHTFUL SAUSAGE Regeneration Game Soho Theatre Amy Gledhill/Chris Cantrill
THE DELIGHTFUL SAUSAGE Cold Hard Cache
James Meehan
MAKING A SHOW OF HERSELF Amy Gledhill
Amy Gledhill
THE DELIGHTFUL SAUSAGE Ginsters Paradise Soho Theatre Colin Hoult




WEBSERIES


I AM TIM Christine Red Shirt Productions Jamie McKeller