Dee Allum

Dee Allum is an award-winning stand-up comedian and writer.

Dee started her comedy career performing sketches with the Cambridge Footlights and wrote the prestigious Footlights Pantomime in 2018. Dee has also written and performed a 45-minute solo stand-up show, and has performed on the UK Comedy circuit, at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and at Latitude Festival.

Dee has been nominated for Best Newcomer at the Chortle Awards, placed as runner up in the Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian of the Year award 2021, won the 2Northdown New Act Competition 2021 and was a finalist in the 2022 BBC New Comedy Award competition. Dee is planning on making her Edinburgh fringe Debut this year and has recently filmed for ITV’s The Stand Up Sketch Show.

Nominee: LGBTQ+ New Comedian of the Year 2022
 Chortle Awards for Best Newcomer 2022
Winner: 2Northdown New Act Competition 2021
Runner-up: Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian of the Year 2021
Finalist: BBC New Comedy Awards 2022


  • The Stand Up Sketch Show (Stand Up and Sketch Performer, ITV, 2024)
  • BBC New Comedy Awards Final (Stand Up, BB1 & BBC Radio 4, 2022)
  • BBC New Comedy Awards – London Heat (Stand Up & Winner, BBC3, 2022)

Radio & Podcasts

  • Come To Daddy (Guest, 2024)
  • The Green Card (Guest, 2023)
  • The Young Comedians Podcast with George Tothill (Guest, 2023)
  • Masters of Our Domain (Guest, 2023)
  • Trusty Hogs (Guest, 2023)
  • Oh Captain My Captain (Guest, 2023)
  • Explain Yourself! with Joe & Rory (Guest, 2023)
  • Drunk Women Solving Crime Podcast (Guest, 2022)


  • Comedy Central Live – Series 2 (Stand Up, 2023)


  • Pleasance Reserve at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2022)

Dee Allum … Remember these names – you could well be furious about not getting a ticket to one of their sold-out shows very soon
The Guardian

Dee Allum also deals with her situation with a calm, dry yet pointed wit…getting great rewards from the extremes she’s prepared to go to as part of her thoroughly engaging performance.