Talent

Roxy Dunn

About Roxy

Roxy is a Writer/Performer and graduate of the BBC Comedy Room 2019. As an actor, she’s been cast in multiple BBC comedies and was a series regular in Channel 4’s Babylon, directed by Danny Boyle. Her comedy pilot,Joz and Roxy are Useless Millennialsrecently aired on BBC Radio 4 and prior to this, she had projects in development with Merman, was optioned by Hartswood Films, and wrote on the BBC Radio Wales show,The Leak. She and her comedy partner have taken two critically acclaimed shows to the Edinburgh Fringe, transferring to SOHO Theatre and their short filmHabits was awarded Runner Up in the final of the Funny Women/Comedy Central UK Awards. Roxy’s playTIMMY was shortlisted for the Channel 4/Oran Mor Comedy Drama Award and she’s since developed it into awebserieswhich has been selected to screen at both the LA Comedy Film Festival and LA Indie Film Festival. She’s also a published poet.

Press

★★★★★ “A very accomplished and very funny performance.” FUNNY WOMEN

★★★★★ “I could listen to Dunn’s dialogue all day.” THE EDINBURGH REPORTER

★★★★★“Serious talent to watch.” FEMALE ARTS

★★★★“A breath of fresh air…Faultless comic timing.” THE TIMES

“Very funny stuff.” DAILY MAIL

★★★★“Endless reserves of cleverness and likeability.” THE SCOTSMAN

“Future star.” SUNDAY MAIL

★★★★“Sharply written and skillfully acted…A piece as daft as it is clever.” THE LIST

“Daft enjoyable meta-theatre comedy.” THE GUARDIAN

★★★★ “Scabrously funny writer and star.” FEST MAG

★★★★ “Beautifully observed character” BRITISH THEATRE GUIDE


Credits

TELEVISION



BBC THREE QUICKIE: PILL SIDE EFFECTS Cathy BBC Three Inez Gordon
BBC THREE QUICKIE: WHEN YOUR PARENTS ARE FREAKIER THAN YOU Steph BBC Three Ben Sutton
BBC THREE SHORTS: THINGS NOT TO SAY TO A LEFT WING SNOWFLAKE Snowflake 2LE Media/BBC Three
Dave Walker
WANNABE Gemma Bullion Productions/BBC Three
Ben Murray & Steve Stamp
SEXY MURDER
Reporter Roughcut/BBC Three
Cein Mcgillicuddy
FATHER-IN-LAW (teaser for BBC) Cressida (female lead) Happy Tramp Kevin Bishop/Neil Webster
TOP COPPERS Angelica Roughcut/BBC Three
Céin McGillicuddy
BABYLON (series regular) Cathy Channel 4 /Sundance (US) Jon S. Baird / Sally El Hosaini

RADIO


JOZ AND ROXY ARE USELESS MILLENIALS Giddy Goat/Radio 4 Steve Doherty
Stage


YOU ONLY LIVE FOREVER
Writer/Performer SOHO Theatre Chris Head
TIMMY Writer/Performer Assembly Edinburgh Festival Fringe Hanna Berrigan
YOU ONLY LIVE FOREVER
Writer/Performer Assembly Edinburgh Festival Fringe Chris Head
IN TENTS AND PURPOSES Writer/Performer UK Tour/SOHO Theatre Chris Head
THE GIFT Jenny Criterion Theatre Hanna Berrigan
EXPERIMENTS Writer/Performer The Invisible Dot Mike Wozniak
PHILIP RIDLEY NEW WRITING PREMIERS
Old Red Lion Theatre Amy Ewbank
THE ARREST OF AI WEIWEI Netizen Hampstead Theatre James Macdonald