Spotlight: JO BURKE


JO BURKE by Phillip Price
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85 Rothschild Road, London, W4 5NT
Phone: 07767 685560
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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:36 - 50 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Blond(e)
Hair Length:Long
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
Voice Quality:Warm

Currently appearing:

Her debut feature film 'The Numbers' won two awards in Canada - Best Thriller and Best Score. 'The Strange Case of Mr Inanis' also won two awards Best Comedy Short and Best Drama. Jo's performance and production of 'Spinster' won Best Shorter Comedy Short. She is performing her latest stand up PECULIAR at Brighton Fringe and previewing in London. Press: "Innovative and wacky. Most definitely a fun night out" (Everything Theatre). "Very talented oozing charm and confidence." (Broadway Baby) "Highly recommended show." (Fringe Review) "Great comedienne." (Remote Goat)

2020, Feature Film, Katy, My One and Only, Union Content, Jonathan Murphy
2019, Audio, Chela & Helia, Dr Who "Cry of the Vultriss", Big Finish Productions, John Ainsworth
2019, Commercial, Tango/Decorating Wife, Ikea, Mercurio Cinematografica, Augusto Zapiola
2019, Stage, Stand up comedian, Peculiar, Jo Burke Comedy, Jo Burke
2018, Television, Driving Test Examiner, Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Take Away, ITV, James Taylor
2018, Radio, Guest, Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband and Geoff Lloyd, Geoff Lloyd
2018, Short Film, Caroline, Stuck Up, Stop Films, Jono Bell
2018, Stage, Stand up comedian, Peculiar, Jo Burke Comedy, Jo Burke
2017, Feature Film, Landlady, The Numbers, Caio Handy, Andy Elias
2017, Short Film, Dr Tilly Matthews, The Strange Case of Mr Inanis, Pet Genius Productions, Zoran Trajkovic
2016, Voice Over, Guest Presenter, WordPlay Podcast, WordPlay Education, Leon Gower
2016, Short Film, Mimi, Last in the Pack, Ciao Handy Films, Dan Parkes
2016, Radio, Guest Absolute Radio, Geoff Lloyd and Annabel Port's Show, Absolute Radio, Amanda Redman
2016, Internet, Ellie, When Quips Go Wrong, RC Visuals, Simon Robinson
2015, Radio, Guest, Lucy Porter's Radio Show, Fubar, Amanda Redman
2015, Ident, Mum, Sainsbury's Christmas Drama Idents, Blink Productions, Marcus Svanberg
2015, Commercial, Lawyer, Lotto Please Not Them, Biscuit, Jeff Low
2015, Internet, Wife, Hobbs, Milkwood Productions, Nick Parish
2015, Radio, Guest, Tom Latchem Radio Show, Fubar Radio, Adam Johnson
2015, Stage, Stand Up Comedienne, iScream, uMug Corporation, Jo Burke
2015, Commercial, Windy woman, EE, Independent Films, Gary Freedman
2014, Short Film, Bad Witch, Forbidden Fruit, Process Films, Lawrence Barraclough
2014, Radio, Guest, Mark Dolan's Show, Fubar Radio, Talia Lapidus
2014, Stage, Multiple, Burke Shire, Jo Burke Comedy, Jo Burke
2014, Radio, Co-host with Justin Lee Collins, Fubar Radio, Fubar Radio, Sam Hutt
2014, Stage, Multiple, FunBags A Go Go!, FunBags Comedy, Jo Burke
2013, Voice Over, Sabine Schultz, Nivea, Grain Media, Paz Parasmand
2013, Stage, Various, Comedy Sketch Show FunBags
2012, Stage, Ella, Medicine to Follow, Sitcom Mission, Maggie Inchley
2012, Stage, Various, Unusual Suspects, FunBags Comedy, Adam Morley
2012, Voice Over, BBC Presenter, Arts Train, My Time Charity, James Vigar
2011, Commercial, Mum, Jammie Dodgers, Hungryman Films, Roderick Fenske
2011, Internet, 1950's Lady, EuroParl TV, Hungryman Films, Roderick Fenske
2011, Stage, Various Roles, FunBags Comedy, FunBags Comedy, Various Directors
2011, Short Film, Jo, Grave Reckoning, Gaffa Cake, Tim Hunt
2010, Stage, Various (Comedy Sketch Show), FunBags, FunBags, Various
2009, Stage, Jess, If Not Here Where?, The Comedians Theatre Company, Maggie Inchley
2009, Ident, Alan Carr's Mum in the 70's, Alan Carr's Chat Show, Channel 4, Tom Tagholm
2009, Stage, Dr Beach & Vanessa, Torn, Shredded, Burnt, Eclectic Theatre Company, Manolis Emmanouel
2009, Stage, Jo Burke, So You Think You're Funny - Stand Up Comedy competition, The Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh
2008, Commercial, Wife, Film Four Sponsorship Idents, Moon, Mike Stephenson
2006, Commercial, Woman in Bath, Le Shop, Soup Films, Suse Uhlenbrock
2006, Commercial, Customer, PC World, The Mob, Morgan Hutchins
2006, Ident, Woman Driver, Discovery Channel, Hotdog & Mustard, Tim Clark
2006, Still Photography, Nokia, Tomo London
2006, Still Photography, Mum, Oxfam, Lupe, Seamus Ryan
2005, Voice Over, Guinea Pig, Egg (Bank), Agency Republic, Patrick Tichy
2005, Voice Over, Echo, Narcissus, YRU Lost, Francis Poltera
2004, Commercial, Mitzy, Playstation 2, Independent Films, Roderick Fenske
2004, Commercial, Business Woman, Heat Magazine, Quiet Storm, Trevor Robinson
2003, Television, Various Roles, Comedy Sketch Show Pilot, Jon Swingler
2003, Film, Lead, Fright, Phoenix Films, Alan Mathias
2002, Radio, Various Roles, Glue, Riverside FM, Mark Blake
2003, Radio, Various Roles, David Warner's World of Sense, Riverside FM, Mark Blake
2002, Voice Over, Various Roles, Wild Tracking for Bad Girls, Julie Edwards
2002, Stage, Sophie Tourvel, Alexander's Diary, Matt Jamie
2001, Stage, Freda Caplan, Dangerous Corner, Harlequin
2001, Stage, Thelma, Macbeth, Chris Pickles
2000, Stage, Nurse, Romeo And Juliet, Christopher Dunham
2000, Stage, Miss Hardcastle, She Stoops To Conquer, Peter Layton
2000, Stage, Principal Boy, Sleeping Beauty, Crispin Harris
2000, Stage, Luciana, The Comedy Of Errors, Patrick Tucker
2000, Stage, Mrs Huxtable, The Madras House, Hugh Walters
2000, Stage, Miranda, The Positive Hour, Edwina Dorman
2000, Stage, Yeliena, Uncle Vanya, Paul Raffield
2004, Workshop, Workshop, Greta, Until The Violence Stops
2001, Corporate, Various Roles, Toyota Corporate Training Film, David Pollock


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Birmingham, Cockney, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London*, RP, Welsh-Standard, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Aerobics, Zumba
Performance:Comedy, Disc Jockey (DJ), Live Roleplay, Musical Comedy, Role Play, Stand-up Comic, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
(* = highly skilled)
Badminton, Cycling, Horse-riding, Pilates, RollerSkating, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Comedy Songwriting, Computer Literate, Director, Filmmaker, Improvisation, Life Coach, NLP (master practitioner), Writer