Hilarious and no messin’.
BBC Asian Network Comedy
Charlie George is an award-winning stand-up comedian and writer.
A former circus performer and dancer, Charlie started doing stand-up in 2018 and, since then, has fast become one of the UK circuit’s most exciting new talents. A runner-up in both the prestigious Funny Women and So You Think You’re Funny? comedy competitions of 2019, she has also performed stand-up on BBC Asian Network Live and the BBC’s No Country For Young Women Podcast.
A talented and accomplished writer, Charlie has been shortlisted for a Creative Futures Award, the BBC Felix Dexter Bursary, was a part of the Zeppotron Make A Scene writing initiative, longlisted for a Thousand Films and Sid Gentle scriptwriting competition and selected for the BFI Film Network. Charlie was also recently selected to join Charlie Brooker’s writing team for new BBC Two series, Cunk & Other Humans, as well as acclaimed one-off special, Charlie Brooker’s Anti-Viral Wipe.
Charlie also established and co-hosts a regular stand-up night, Crack-Up Comedy Cabaret, which raises funds for Hackney mental health charity Core Arts.