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Laura Claxton

  • Comedy Writer
  • Writer

After a successful career in TV production, Laura is rapidly making a name for herself as one of the most engaging new voices in British comedy, recently writing for shows including 8 Out of 10 Cats, Hypothetical, and Have I Got News For You

With a background in stand up and sketch performing, Laura’s tweets (@fairycakes) regularly go viral, with her jokes and threads being liked, shared and viewed over 130 million times and covered by global outlets including The Independent, USA Today, and Radio 1.

Praised for her story telling ability, Laura is a confident, exciting, and refreshing script and gag writer, with her work being featured on Dave, ITV2, E4 and BBC1.

Selected Credits (See Full Credits)

Hypothetical (Television)

Programme Associate / Writer

2020

Hat Trick / Dave

Mel Giedroyc: Unforgivable (Television)

Programme Associate/ Writer

2020

Expectation / Dave

8 Out of 10 Cats (Television)

Programme Associate/ Writer

2020

Zeppotron/ E4

Frankie Boyle’s New World Order (Television)

Submission Writer

2020

Zeppotron/ BBC2

Have I Got News For You (Television)

Additional Material/ Writer

2019

Hat Trick / BBC1

Contacts

PBJ Switchboard
020 7287 1112
Agent
Juliet Chant
[email protected]
Agent
Becca Ptaszynski
[email protected]