Following the hugely successful interview with Jason Manford last year, Festival Director Geoff Rowe sits down for a conversation with award winning comedian Sarah Millican.
Since winning the 2008 if.comedy Best Newcomer Award for her debut solo show Sarah Millican’s Not Nice at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Sarah has fast established herself as a household name.
She has had 6 nominations for British Comedy Awards who crowned her The People’s Choice: Queen of Comedy in 2011. She’s also been BAFTA nominated in 2013 and 2014 for her work on her self-titled telly programme of which she has made 3 series.
Sarah has appeared at The Royal Variety Performance and her debut DVD, Chatterbox Live, became the biggest selling stand-up DVD by a female comedian of all time. Thoroughly Modern Millican, her second DVD, followed and she is on the brink of releasing her 3rd stand up DVD, Home Bird (Nov 2014).
She has notched up countless appearances on top comedy shows including QI, Mock the Week, Have I Got News For You, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Live at the Apollo, Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and has chatted to Graham Norton, Jonathan Ross and Alan Carr on their respective chat shows sharing a sofa with various wowsers celebrity bums.