Maddy Anholt is a comedian, actor, writer and Ambassador for Women’s Aid. Her solo comedy hour, How to Leave Your Psychopath will tour in ‘22. A book of the same name will be published by PanMacmillan, Bluebird Feb ’22.
She has appeared in sitcoms for BBC Three, BBC One, ITV and Channel 4. She’s had four sell-out solo comedies at Underbelly, Gilded Balloon, Latitude Festival Main Stage and the Soho Theatre. Her show, Herselves was nominated 'Best New Show' at the Leicester Comedy Festival. She performed at Underbelly, Edinburgh where she was shortlisted for The Voice's 'Pick of the Fringe'. Maddy also wrote and starred in her own comedy for BBC Radio 4 and has amassed over seven million views online for her sketches.
Maddy has also been a speaker for over a decade, she was a panellist for The Guardian for International Women’s Day alongside Afua Hirsch, also for Facebook and AllBright. She's also a regular on ITV's This Morning and TALKRadio.
She tweets @maddy_anholt.
BBC Radio 4 Extra's Comedy Cafe by Iain Lee here.