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Lynn Ferguson

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Scottish writer / performer Lynn Ferguson is a self-confessed entertainment mongrel. After gaining her Bachelor’s degree from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Lynn performed in all manner of places, from hosting her own stand-up comedy club in London, playing generally slightly psychopathic characters on TV, to the being lead in a Brecht’s “Good Woman of Setzuan” at the Royal National Theatre, picking up a Stage Award for acting and two further nomination, and a Fringe First award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival along the way.

As a writer, she’s constructed theatre pieces, several solo shows, the odd documentary, and three series of her own sitcom for the BBC Radio 4, and several afternoon plays. Moving to LA in 2008, with her husband and two sons, she was a staff writer on Peabody Winning, The Late Late Show and a script consultant with Pixar for the Oscar Winning Movie, Brave. She has also regularly hosted and told stories for The Moth throughout the US and helped take this successful NPR broadcast show to the UK and Ireland. Her story, “Before Fergus” is included in The Moth’s latest New York Times bestseller, “Occasional Magic”.

Though this makes her sound mightily impressive, Lynn contents herself in the knowledge that it’s likely she will always be best known as the voice of a plasticine chicken (Mac) in the movie Chicken Run.

Selected Credits (See Full Credits)

Brave (Film)

Script Consultant

2010 - 2011

The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (Television)

Writer

2009 - 2011

No Angels (Television)

Stella

2004 - 2006

World Productions for Channel 4

Chicken Run (Film)

Voice of Mac

2000

Aardman/Dreamworks

Podcasts

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We Are All A Bit Mental

A chat show where we aim to question, challenge and explore the rather wonderfully complex, and often slippery subject of mental health. Join us as we all laugh and cry together over honest frank discussion, true stories and music. Delivered by hosts and guests alike that are prepared to share their stories and are not afraid to show their vulnerability.

Video

Contacts

PBJ Switchboard
020 7287 1112
Agent
Janette Linden
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