Laura Lexx is an actress, comedian, writer and Amused Moose Comedy Award finalist who performed her critically-acclaimed solo show, Tyrannosaurus Lexx, at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2016.
Laura’s credits include The Comedy Club: Machfest Live Special (BBC Radio 4 Extra) and co-hosting The Jason Manford Show (Absolute Radio). Laura was also interviewed by Rob Deering for The Comedy Club (BBC Radio 4 Extra)
Laura was nominated for Best Compere at the 2016 and 2017 Chortle Awards. She was also shortlisted for the BBC New Comedy Award in 2014 and reached the finals of the Paramount Student Comedy Award, Chortle Student Comedy Award and Funny Women competitions. Laura has gigged all over the UK and in Europe as well as providing tour support for Russell Kane. Laura has performed at Latitude, Larmer Tree Festival, Bestival and Kendall Calling.
Laura studied Drama and Theatre at the University of Kent and received praise for her portrayal of Cecily in The Importance of Being Earnest at the Brighton Fringe in 2013. She is also a member of the critically-acclaimed Comedians’ Cinema Club improv troupe.
As well as writing her own popular blog, Laura has had articles published by Glamour and Standard Issue. She has also written two stage plays, one of which debuted at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2011, as well as her first novel.
"Real comedic steel" The Guardian