” Standup is a place where, as long as it’s funny enough, you can say your most embarrassing things, shameful things and disappointing things. “


” We don’t live in a world where, if you commit a crime, your life’s over. We as a society believe in rehabilitation. We believe in second and third chances. “


” The definition of comedy is ‘unsafe space’ – you can’t control what people laugh at. “


” I’ve been an actor since I was 18. So that’s my proper job. But I was not a very successful actor, if you consider being able to afford your rent successful. I did lots of old people’s tours, reminiscence tours. “


” But with ‘Newsrevue’ I started doing some characters, and I just loved how you were in control. You could write something that day and go and do it that night, rather than waiting for a job that involves other people. So I did character stand-up, and then proper stand-up, and I loved it, I got addicted. “


” There’s nothing you can’t tell to an audience, because they’re all people who’ve had lives. The only thing they don’t want to watch is someone who’s really angry or out of control. “


” When you’re the person in the room with the microphone, you have a platform to talk about whatever you want, and it’s much more interesting if we’re discussing something that feels relevant. “


” I’m proud that I can do that material in a club gig where a lot of people think Page 3’s a bit of fun and you’re the feminist with the problem. It’s always funnier to say: this is my opinion, look how we disagree. “


” I did an open air gig in Regent’s Park and that’s an incredible venue because the sun sort of sets while you’re on stage and you can see the audience so brightly. “


” My earliest food memory is being starving hungry after swimming. I think that’s quite common with children: the second you’re out of the water you want to have a Twix, a cup of tea and chips and salty stuff. “



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