Katy is an award-winning writer, comedian, actor and journalist. She has appeared in numerous films, TV shows, radio programmes and live events, including the Edinburgh Festival and a UK tour in 2010. In 2008 she won Best Female Newcomer at the British Comedy Awards for Katy Brand’s Big Ass Show, which ran for three series on ITV. Katy has written extensively across all genres for herself and others, including screenplays, sit-coms, sketch shows and for national newspapers and magazines.
Last year Katy had her first novel Brenda Monk is Funny published. She also appeared in the films, Svengali, and Walking on Sunshine. On television she starred in another series of Psychobitches for Sky and in Mapp & Lucia, an adaptation by Steve Pemberton for BBC1. She also appears regularly on Channel 5's The Wright Stuff.