Harriet Kemsley

"You can feel the funny bubbling up inside her...and it is joyful." The Scotsman
"A quirky, refreshingly charming comedian." Radio Times

Harriet is an award winning comedian, writer and actress.

She starred in the Viceland reality sitcom Bobby and Harriet: Get Married which she co-created and co-wrote with her husband Bobby Mair, to huge critical acclaim.

She has performed on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, Jo Brand’s Channel 4 series Damned, Radio 1 Comedy Lounge, BBC3 Comedy Marathon,The One Show Edinburgh Special and Kevin Hart’s LOL Live.

She also appeared on the most recent season of Doctor Foster for BBC and is a regular guest on 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and 8 Out of 10 Cats.

In 2018 she took her widely acclaimed show Harriet Kemsley:Slutty Joan to Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It was also nominated for Best New Show at Leicester Comedy Festival.

Harriet has appeared on stages all over the world – at places like The Sky Cat Laughs Comedy Festival in Kilkenny, Oslo Comedy Festival and Just for Laughs in Montreal. She has also supported some of her heroes on their nationwide tours, like Katherine Ryan, Stephen Merchant and Isy Suttie.