Andrew Hunter Murray

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Andrew Hunter Murray is a writer and comedian. His first novel, The Last Day, was published in 2020 and was a Sunday Times bestseller; his second novel will be published in 2022. He co-hosts the award-winning podcast No Such Thing As A Fish, which has had 300 million downloads, toured the world, and spawned a spin-off BBC2 series, No Such Thing As The News. With his No Such Thing As A Fish colleagues he has co-authored the bestselling The Book of the Year and two sequels.

He is one of the writers of BBC2’s QI and part of the team of writers at Private Eye. He also hosts Private Eye’s podcast, Page 94, interviewing the journalists and comedians behind the magazine about their work.

Andrew has been a regular on BBC2’s The Mash Report. His other TV and radio appearances include Only Connect, Richard Osman’s House of Games, BBC Breakfast, The One Show, Saturday Live, Sunday Brunch, Good Morning Britain, Front Row, Loose Ends, and A Good Read. He is also a founding member of the Jane Austen-themed improv show Austentatious, which has sold out at the Edinburgh Fringe every year since 2013, toured the UK and Europe, and regularly plays in London’s West End.

Selected Credits (See Full Credits)

Heinz Oberhummer award for Scientific Communication (No Such Thing As A Fish) (Award)



Heinz Oberhummer awards

The Mash Report (Television)


2017 - 2018


No Such Thing As A FIsh (Podcast and Online Content)


2014 - 2018


Austentatious (Theatre and Live Performance)


2011 - 2018

National and International Tour

Andrew Hunter Murray - Round One (Theatre and Live Performance)

Creator and Writer/Performer


Soho Theatre


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No Such Thing As A Fish

Award-winning podcast from the QI offices in which the writers of the hit BBC show discuss the best things they've found out this week.

Hosted by Dan Schreiber, with James Harkin, Andrew Hunter Murray, and Anna Ptaszynski.




Andrew Hunter Murray Featured on 'Ents 24 Rising Comedy Stars' list!

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Andrew Hunter Murray is nominated for an Audio Production Award

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Cutty Sark's pre-Edinburgh Comedy Festival

Monday, July 4, 2016

Andrew Hunter Murray And Acquaintances

Friday, June 10, 2016

Chortle Awards 2016 - Nominations are in!

Friday, February 12, 2016

Austentatious Christmas Shows

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

7 Comedians from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival You Need to Know About Now

Friday, September 4, 2015

Austentatious upcoming dates

Wednesday, April 29, 2015


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