Katy Wix

Katy Wix is an acclaimed comedy writer and performer for theatre, radio and television.




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Biography

Katy Wix is a Welsh actress and comedian best known for her roles as Daisy in six series of Not Going Out, Gemma in Agatha Raisin, Carole in new Channel 4 comedy Stath, and her turn as Fergie in the Channel 4 show The Windsors.

She is a well-known comedy personality and has appeared on panel shows such as Would I Lie To You and Never Mind The Buzzcocks as well as being the co-host of BBC comedy panel show The King Is Dead.

Katy has also played many dramatic roles in major dramas such as Sherlock, Death In Paradise and Decline and Fall and she is a regular voice on radio having both written and starred in numerous series. Most recently you can hear her in Radio 4 comedy Ankle Tag. Katy trained at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Katy's short Dear Jean Pierre is on the BBC iPlayer as part of the "Funny Valentines" strand.

Her first book of comic monologues was published in 2014 by Oberon books to a fabulous reception and her second volume in 2015.

Katy, along with her writing partner Anna, were nominated for a Writer’s Guild Award for comedy for their acclaimed series Anna and Katy for Channel 4.

Katy has also written several Edinburgh shows a well as a short play, Call To Prayer for the Southwark Playhouse. She is currently developing original projects for Baby Cow and the BBC.


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Channel 4
 
 

Comedy about a once-famous romance writer.

Baby Cow for BBC
In Development
 
Starring
  • Katy Wix
  •  

    iPlayer short as part of the Funny Valentines strand. 

    BBC
     
    Director Tony Dow
    Starring
  •  
    Sketch show co-created and co-written with Anna Crilly
    Roughcut Television for Channel 4
     

    Performer

    Mary 
    Director Various
     
    Monumental Pictures for BBC One
     
    Gemma (Series Reg) 
    Director Matt Carter, Rob Bangura & Audrey Cooke
     
    Company Pictures/Acorn TV for Sky
     
    Daisy (Series Reg) 
    Director Nick Wood
     
    Avalon for BBC
     
    Fergie (Series Reg) 
    Director Adam Miller
     
    Channel 4
     
    Carole (Series Reg) 
    Director Tom Kingsley
     
    Rough Cut for Channel 4
     
    The Sleep Doctor 
    Director Neil Gibbons and Rob Gibbons
     
    BBC
     
    Fergie 
    Director Adam Miller
     
    Noho & C4 for Channel 4
     
    The Witch 
    Director David Sant
     
    Monumental
     
    Eva Ingram 
    Director Ian Barnes
     
    BBC for BBC
     
    Blodwyn 
    Director Kate Herron
     
    Channel X/Sky Summer Shorts for Sky
     
    Fergie 
    Director Adam Miller
     
    Channel 4
     
    Storyteller 
    Director Ben Rogers
     
    Tiger Aspect for Comedy Central
     
    Florence 'Flossie' Hagan 
    Director Guillem Morales
     
    BBC
     
    Hattie 
    Director Ben Gosling-Fuller
     
    BBC
     
    Nurse Cornish 
    Director Nick Hurran
     
    BBC
     
    Maeve (Series Reg) 
    Director Annie Griffin
     
    Tiger Aspect for BBC3
     
    Katy 
    Director Jonathan Gershfield
     
    BBC
     
    Mary (Series Reg) 
    Director Luke Snellin
     
    BBC
     
    Zahra 
    Director Richard Pengelley
     
    Dave
     
    Phoebe 
    Director Jamie Jay Johnson
     
    BBC
     
    Katy 
    Director Ed Bye
     
    Rough Cut for Channel 4
     
    Abigail 
    Director Various
     
    BBC
     
    Fanny 
    Director Christine Gernon
     
    Channel 4
     
    Toni 
    Director Richard Boden
     
    Channel 4
     
    Gemma 
    Director Chris Faith
     
    Channel 4
     
    Daughter 
    Director Adrian Edmonson
     
    BBC
     
    Sarah 
    Director Simon Delaney
     
    Hartswoods Films
     
    Various 
    Director Tony Dow
     
    Rough Cut for Channel 4
     
    Various 
    Director Ben Kellett
     
    Avalon
     
    Izzy 
    Director Elliot Hegarty
     
    ITV2
     
    Fanny 
    Director Juliet May
     
    BBC
     
    Various 
    Director Dominic Brigstock
     
    Lion TV
     
    Rhiannon 
    Director Various
     
    DW Productions for BBC1
     
    Various 
    Director Juliet May/Mandie Fletcher
     
    BBC2
     
    Various 
    Director Marcus Mortimer
     
    ITV1
     
    Various 
    Director Karen Rosie
     
    BBC3
     
    Various 
    Director Rohan Acharya
     
    ITV2
     
    Various 
    Director Chris Faith
     
    BBC3
     
    Girl 
    Director Stephen Merchant/Ricky Gervais
     
    BBC
     
    Various 
    Director Armando Iannucci
     
    BBC2
     
    Abigail Williams 
    Director Rohan Acharya
     
    BBC London
     

    Film

    Performer

    Lead Role 
    Director Jim Field-Smith
     
    Idiot Lamp
     
    Women 
    Director Ed Thomas
     
    Fiction Factory
     
    The Good Catch
    Feature Film
    Siren 
    Director Wyndham Price
     
    On Your Marks
     
    Waitress 
    Director Andrew O'Connor
     

     

    Presenter

    Presenter 
    Director Dominic Brigstocke
     
    Altitude Films and Citrus Films
     

    Radio

    Writer & Creator

    Producer Tilusha Ghelani
    Starring
  • Julian Rhind-Tutt
  • Reece Shearsmith
  •  

    Comedy about a young scientist in the sub-Antarctic keeping an audio diary on his dictaphone

    Production Company BBC Productions
    Broadcaster BBC Radio 4
     

    Performer

    Alice 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Hayley 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Jane 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Maeve (Series Reg) 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Felicity 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Tilt
    2008
    Performer 
     

    Broadcaster BBC7
     
    Performer 
     

    Broadcaster BBC2
     
    Various 
    Director Colin Anderson
     

    Broadcaster BBC7
     
    Various 
    Director Ed Morrish
     

    Broadcaster BBC7
     
    Party
    2011
    Phoebe 
     

    Broadcaster BBC
     
    Herself 
     
    Production Company Tidy
     
    Various 
    Director Polly Thomas
     

    Broadcaster BBC Radio Wales
     

    Theatre

    Writer

     

    Short play as part of Prayers, Promises and Platform 3 at Southwark Playhouse

    Southwark Playhouse
     

    Performer

    Elise 
    Director Sean Foley
     
    Garrick Theatre
     
    Time Cop 
    Director Alex Clatworthy
     
    Diorama
     
    Marie 
    Creator The Invisible Dot
    Director Philip Breen
     
    The Arcola
     
    Phoebe 
    Creator The Invisible Dot
     
    The Arts Theatre
     
    Performer 
     
    Edinburgh Fringe
     
    Various 
    Director David Sant
     
    Pleasance Theatre
     
    Bev 
    Creator Torch
    Director Peter Doran
     
     
    Katy 
    Creator No Where Fast Productions
    Director Dominic Le Clerk
     
     
    Various 
    Creator Square 1 Productions
    Director Matt Holt
     
     
    Various 
    Creator Theatre Uncut
     
     
    Katy 
    Creator Nick Perrin/Pleasance
    Director Chris George
     
    Pleasance