Spotlight: ABI ROBERTS


ABI ROBERTS by Kate Scott
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Kemp House, 152-160 City Road, London, EC1V 2NX
Phone: 07764 753892
Hudson House, 8 Tavistock Street, London, WC2E 7PP
Phone: 020-7240 2345
Artist's Website:
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'5" (165cm)
Playing Age:35 - 40 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Husky

Currently appearing:

Abi has just made two award winning short comedy films written and directed by Emmy-nominated Ruth Pickett. Abi also has a TV sitcom and a radio pilot in development.

2017, Short Film, Beverley, The Honeymoon, Square Cat Films, Ruth Pickett
2016, Short Film, Lesley, One Under, Square Cat Films, Ruth Pickett
2016, Television, Russian woman, Bucketless, SKY creative Pilot, Cameron Gordon
2016, Television, Presenter, Edinburgh Festival Live TV, Showbiz TV/SKY, David Henry
2016, Television, Guest appearance, London Live, Evening Standard TV (ESTV)
2007, Television, Panellist, Sounds like a laugh/pilot
2006, Ident, Lion Lady, Rome, Canal +/Greg Kyle Casting, Luciano Podcaminsky
2000, Short Film, Miss Prism, The Good Ship Citizen, Outlaw Films/Sky, Martin Grainger
2016, Radio, Guest comedian, Saturday Live, Radio 4, Louise Corley
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Radio 4 Midweek, Radio 4
2016, Comedy, Ginny Frankly, Frankly on Tuesday TV pilot with Gayle Tuesday, Bawls Out Productions at The Hospital Club, Terence Gibbons
2016, Comedy, Solo show/Standup in Moscow, Anglichanka, Moscow Comedy Bar, Terence Gibbons
2014, Voice Over, Various Roles, Richmond English ID, Tom, Dick and Debbie Productions
2009, Stage, Various Roles, The Vagina Monologues, Mark Goucher Ltd, Timothy Sheader
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Moscow Comedy FM, Moscow Comedy Radio
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Outlook, BBC World Service
2016, Radio, Guest appearance, Weekend, BBC World Service
2015, Comedy, Solo show/Standup, Downtown Abi, Bawls Out Comedy, Terence Gibbons
2014, Comedy, Chat Show Host, Abi Roberts' Musical CID, Gilded Balloon, Terence Gibbons
2014, Comedy, Ensemble artist, Laughdance, The Pleasance Theatre, Stuart Richards
2014, Comedy, Edinburgh Solo Show, Twerk in Progress, Bawls Out Comedy, Terence Gibbons
2013, Comedy, Stand-up comedy, Bloomsbury Theatre with Michael McIntyre, Eaves, James Mullinger
2009, Radio, Guest Performer, Edinburgh Fringe Highlights, BBC Radio Scotland
2008, Short Film, As Herself, Beached, Beached Productions, Lisa Marks
2007, Stage, Various Roles, The Vagina Monologues, Mark Goucher Ltd, Tim Sheader
2004, Stage, Charlie Hart, Taking Charlie (one-woman show), Jonathan Harvey, Susan Tully
2003, Stage, Singer/Various Parts, Romeo and Juliet, Imaginary Forces/National Theatre, Michael Thomas
2002, Concert, Lead Singer, Abi Roberts Experience, Grand Avenue Productions, Rich Young
2001, Musical, Sister Priscilla/Myrtle, Wild Wild Women, Orange Tree Theatre, Timothy Sheader
2000, Feature Film, Jan, Sweet Dreams, Slice Films, The Heather Brothers
1999, Feature Film, PC Jones, Driven
1998, Comedy, Various Roles, Newsrevue Edinburgh Fest, Canal Cafe Theatre, Michael Eriera


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Bristol, Cockney, French, Geordie, Glasgow, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Italian, Liverpool, RP, Russian, Welsh-Southern
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, French, Italian, Russian
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
A Cappella, Ballad, Blues, Cabaret Dancing, Cabaret Singing, Choral Singing, Classical Singing, Coloratura mezzo-soprano, Contemporary Singing, Country Singing, Dance (general), Dramatic mezzo-soprano, Jazz Singing, Mezzo, Opera, Rock Singing
Performance:Actor-Singer, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Corporate Roleplay, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Comedy, Poetry Reading, Professional Singer, Public Speaking, Recording Artist, Repertory, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Voice Acting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Impersonation, Improvisation, Lyricist, Narration, Singing Teacher/Coach, Writer


Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Graduate in acting, 3 years