Poppy Hillstead

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Poppy Hillstead is a London based film maker, illustrator,  animator, actor and podcaster from Lincolnshire.

Poppy writes, animates, directs and stars in her own shorts such as ‘The Watch’ that focus on her trying to find work in the secluded market town of Louth.

She is also one third of podcast ‘Gossipmongers’ along with David Earl and Joe Wilkinson which has been recommended in The Guardian, Esquire, NME, The Metro and Vulture.



Press for Gossipmongers


The Guardians ‘Producers Pick’


‘I challenge you not to laugh.’ The Guardian


Featured in Esquire’s ‘Best Podcasts To Start Your Year Off Right’


‘Gossipmongers is easily the most masturbation-and-fingering-fixated puerile podcast I’ve ever come across. And that’s not a euphemism.’ Bruce Dessau