Lolly JONES


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January 2018

I would like to thank everyone who voted for my stand up show ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL in the Funny Women awards - it's made the TOP TEN SHOWS OF 2017! 

I'll be performing it at the Vault Festival in London and on the 11th February and at the Leicester Comedy Festival on the 24th February.

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I'm thrilled to announce that my Melania Trump burlesque act placed in the Top three of Infinitease and I am through to the final later this year. 

 

Work has completed on comedy pilot GREAT EXPECTATIONS by Pip Swallow (dir. Stefan Georgiou) in which I play a PR worker with IBS.

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December 2017

My stand up show ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL has been announced as part of the VAULT Festival programme.  You can watch it on February 11th and tickets are available on this link

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November 2017

I completed filming on A Disappearance with @buttheadfilms 

Sophie Thompson as Alvera, left and myself in rehearsal.  Photo by Nic Wassell

 

October 2017

I won first place in heat 1 of Infinitease with my new comedy burlesque act; Theresa May Cabaret.  I'll be taking part in the semi final in January; details on my Gigs page.

 

September 2017

ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL comes to London!  I'll be performing it at the Objectively Funny Festival at the Albany on September 24th. 

 

August 2017

Tickets for ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL at Just the Tonic #EdFringe have mostly sold out over the past three weeks. Make sure to book ahead!

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New comedy Video MILLENNIAL can be seen here:

 

 

July 2017

Previews for my new Edinburgh show ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL have started.  The next performance is at the Hen and Chickens on the 27th July.  Tickets here 

 

June 2017

It was a privilege to work on Murdered for Being Different for BBC3; a harrowing film about the murder of Sophie Lancaster.  Available on BBC I Player now.

 

May 2017

Made up to announce that I have my own radio show on Vibe FM.  I'm currently hosting 7-9pm on Tuesdays.  Listen in on Vibe 107.6.

April 2017

I have just finished filming my new comedy video 'Millennial' with Kat Cade (Kitten Killers), Vicki Sargent (Wings) and Kuan-Wen Huang. COMING SOON!

March

New dates announced for my new stand up show ORWELL THAT ENDS WELL playing at Just the Tonic, Edinburgh Fringe 2017.

 

February 2017

I'll be shaking my comedy feathers at Celebration of West End Women hosted by Equity.  

Details here

 

January 2017

I only went and wrote a song with Frightened Rabbit!  Watch it unfold in this video

Click on the photo below to listen to Episode 86 of the Mortified Podcast:

 

 

November / December 2016

**NEW DATE ANNOUNCED

A final chance to catch my Edinburgh show SIX DEGREES OF KEVIN BACON at the Museum of Comedy on 1st December; a double bill with Pernilla Holland.  Tickets

 

October 2016

Catch me playing a Vlogger in the Hated in the Nation episode of Black Mirror on Netflix.

Talking all things topical in the TalkSPORT studio, join me and Tom Latchem for the paper review, TV analysis and new game Tinder or Trump?!  Listen to a clip below:

I crashed out of Hunted on Channel 4.  Watch me lose my shit big time:

 

September 2016

FUNNY WOMEN Comedy Shorts Awards

Tinder Finger; my Comedy Short is announced as a finalist in the Funny Women Awards. 

Watch the shortlisted video here:

 

August 2016

Click on the photo below to read my interview with the British Comedy Guide.

 

March 2016

Dates announced for my new show Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon which will play at Just the Tonic, Edinburgh 4-28 August 2016 with some London previews.

 

February 2016

I feature in the sequel to the British Heart Foundation's Baking Bad advert entitled Chocolate Orange is the New Black:

 

Performing at the British premiere of Mortified at the Leicester Square Theatre.

 

January 2016

Operator; a wonderful short that I worked on last year with Vicky McClure and Kate Dickie won a bloody BAFTA!!  Big congratulations to writer/director Caroline Bartleet!

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December 2015

Here I interview Emmerdale's Mikey Parr on How Down to Earth are the Celebs?  .

Subscribe to my channel here

 

November 2015

I interview Call the Midwife's Jack Ashton and Mr Selfridge's Amy Morgan for brand new web series HOW DOWN TO EARTH ARE THE CELEBS?  Will they know the price of milk?  When did they last say 'do you know who I am'?  And who would they make a celebrity sex tape with?

 

July 2015

Here I am in the current EE advert alongside Kevin Bacon.  

June 2015

The Ministry of Merkin release our latest comedy short Dear Nigel Farage of UKiP.  I play the infamous Godfrey Bloom:


 
Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a serious lack of imagination.
— Oscar Wilde
 

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